Pharmacology 514:
Current Topics in Pharmacology
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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


  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.

  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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