Results of PGTF - Project INT/14/K07

INT/14/K07 - Technical Cooperation for the Development of Therapeutic Strategies to Control Helminthes Infections of Global Importance

Submitter: Biochemical Research of La Plata, National University of La Plata, Argentina.
Subcontractor:  Same as above.
Priority area: Health.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 3 countries (Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay).
PGTF input: US$ 35,000.
Other inputs: US$ 330,000.
Number: INT/14/K07.
Duration: 2015-2017.
Approval: 37th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 26 September 2013).
Completion: Final report submitted on 8 August 2017.
Impact:  Study contributed to a greater understanding of the molecular basis of lipid binding proteins (LBPs) functions of parasitic helminths in the parasite-host relationship and evaluated them as potential anthelmintic drug carriers and/or targets.

Contact:   Contact person: Betina Corsico
Calle 60 y 120 s/n
1900, La Plata
Tel.: 54-221-4824894
Fax: 54-221-4258988
Email: bcorsico @

Final Report:

    • INT-14-K07-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: English; Size: 2768KB]

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