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Non-tech. summaries 2015: projects on human infectious diseases

Projects granted during 2015 that have a primary purpose of translational and applied research: human infectious disorders.


Non-technical summaries: projects granted in 2015, volume 8

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This document outlines the projects granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2015 with a primary purpose of translational and applied research: human infectious disorders.

The following projects were granted:

  • animal models for bacterial pathogenesis and therapies (treatment infection development imaging antimicrobials)
  • tuberculosis pathogeneses and treatment in zebrafish (zebrafish, tuberculosis, mycobacterium marinum, therapeutics)
  • pathogenesis of prion diseases in sheep (prion, BSE, vCJD, transfusion)
  • immunopathogenesis and drug resistance in African trypanosomes (trypanosomes, pathogenesis, immunity, drug resistance)
  • training in murine polio intra-spinal inoculations (training polio intraspinal inoculation)
  • evaluation of avian and mammalian influenza virus infections in animals as models for human disease (avian and mammalian influenza, model for human disease)
  • malaria: development of vaccines, drugs and TBIs (malaria, mosquito, vaccines, drugs, transmission)
  • biology and control of protozoal infections (malaria, leishmania, trypanosomes, drug, vaccine)
Published 21 June 2016