MRC International Collaboration

The Mycetoma Global Working Group

The MRC had contributed to the establishment of The Mycetoma Global Working Group. This group consists of more than 70 mycetoma experts from 35 countries globally with the aim to improve mycetoma patients’ quality of care and research worldwide.

Collaboration with International Research Centres and NGOs

The MRC currently is collaborating with 25 international research centres and NGOs. That had led to infrastructure and staff cavity building development, and many research projects were conducted.

International Collaboration

  1. The World Health Organization
  2. Institute of Reliable Embedded Systems and Communication Electronics (ivESK), Offenburg University, Germany
  3. RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, Japan
  4. The Hospital General de México, Mexico
  5. Erasmus University Medical Center
  6. Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Japan
  7. Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules, Nagoya University, Japan
  8. Medical Mycology Research Center, Chiba University, Japan
  9. Graduate School of Human Development and Environment, Kobe University, Japan
  10. UFR Sciences de la Santé, Université Gaston Berger, Saint Louis, Senegal,
  11. Centre for Bacterial Cell Biology, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
  12. The Mycotic Diseases Branch at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), USA
  13. Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi), Geneva
  14. Eisa Ltd., Japan Company.
  15. Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK (BSMS), Sussex University, UK
  16. Association of Aids and Relief, Japan
  17. Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tours, France
  18. Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Tours, France
  19. Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy.
  20. The National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
  21. MedicImage, UK
  22. Bosasso University, Puntland, Somalia
  23. Africa Skin NTD LABNET
  24. Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
  25. Qatar Charity, Qatar

National Collaboration

  1. Comboni College of Science and Technology, Sudan
  2. Faculty of Fine and Applied Art, Sudan University of Sciences and Technology, Sudan
  3. The Social and Economic Bureau, Sudan
  4. University of Sennar, Sudan
  5. The National Institue for Communicable Diseases, Univerity of Gazeria
  6. Federal Ministry of Health, Sennar State, Sudan
  7. Ministry of Health, Sennar State, Sudan
  8. Ministry of Health, The White Nile State, Sudan


  1. Global Health Innovative Technology Fund (GHIT Fund)
  2. The Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED).
  3. The National Institute of Health Research, UK
  4. Welcome Foundation, UK
  5. The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  6. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Fund, Sudan


  1. Zaka Fund, Sudan
  2. Sameil Cooperation, Sudan
  3. The French Embassy, Sudan
  4. The German Embassy, Sudan
  5. The Japan Embassy, Sudan