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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
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 Vaccine

References:

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

Reviews:
  1. Louis H. Miller, Dror I. Baruch, Kevin Marsh, and Ogobara K. Doumbo. The pathogenic basis of malaria. Nature. February 2002; 415: 673-679.

  2. Jeffrey Sachs. A new global effort to control malaria. Science. October 4, 2002; 298(5591): 122-124.

Website reference:
  1. Malaria-IPCA.


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