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.
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 person: Betina Corsico
Calle 60 y 120 s/n
1900, La Plata
Email: bcorsico @ med.unlp.edu.ar