Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Wednesday, November 6, 2002
Room T-473 HSC
Speaker: Sunil Laxman
Topic: A Final Chance to Contain Malaria. Searching for an Antimalarial
Souvenir D. Tachado, Peter Gerold, Ralph Schwarz, Suzanna Novakovic, Malcolm
McConville, and Louis Schofield. Signal transduction in macrophages by
glycosylphosphatidylinositols of Plasmodium, Trypanosoma, and Leishmania: Activation
of protein tyrosine kinases and protein kinase C by inositolglycan and diacylglycerol
moieties. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA. April 15, 1997; 94: 4022-4027.
Louis Schofield, Michael C. Hewitt, Krystal Evans, Mary-Anne Siomos, and Peter H.
Seeberge. Synthetic GPI as a candidate anti-toxic vaccine in a model of malaria. Nature. August 2002; 418: 785-789.
Louis H. Miller, Dror I. Baruch, Kevin Marsh, and Ogobara K. Doumbo. The pathogenic basis of malaria. Nature. February 2002; 415: 673-679.
Jeffrey Sachs. A new global effort to control malaria. Science. October 4, 2002; 298(5591): 122-124.
2002-2003 Journal Club Schedule