University of Glasgow

UKA22 - Strathclyde
United Kingdom

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Insects are the most diverse Class of life on earth, and different insects can be essential for, or highly damaging to, agriculture, horticulture and forestry. There is a pressing need, not just for new insecticides to combat resistance, but more specific, “greener” insecticid...

Towards the Establishment of a Framework in Malaria between the AMRN and EVIMalaR
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2014
54 partners from 37 institutes have formed an EC-funded Network of Excellence (NoE) in basic malaria research, the European Virtual Institute for Malaria Research (EVIMalaR). Over the previous >5 years as the NoE BioMalPar these partners successfully broke down many barriers t...

Towards the establishment of a permanent European Virtual Institute dedicated to Malaria Research
01/10/2009 - 30/09/2014

42 partners from 33 institutes to form a NoE that will seek to integrate European malaria research that is directed towards a better understanding of the basic biology of the parasite, its vector and of the biology of the interactions between the parasite and both its mammalia...

Research capacity for the implementation of genetic control of mosquitoes
01/09/2009 - 31/08/2013

Mosquitoes transmit a variety of infectious diseases that cause a tremendous burden to public health. Due to climate changes and to the increase in international trade and tourism the threats posed by mosquitoes are increasingly affecting large parts of Europe, causing underst...

Host and Mycobacterial molecular dissection of immunity and pathogenesis of tuberculosis
01/11/2008 - 30/10/2011
Tuberculosis (TB) is a leading public health problem. About half of the 10% of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected individuals develop overt clinical disease, do so within two years of primary infection. The remaining half of the TB patients, develop clinical disease later, owing...

Study of Strongly Interacting Matter 2
01/01/2009 - 30/06/2011
The Project promotes the access to five European Research Infrastructures, and it is structured into eight Networking Activities, plus the Management of the Consortium, and fourteen Joint Research activities. The Project represents the continuation of the successful HadronPhysics...

Innate and adaptive immunity in clinical and experimental mycobacterial infection in neonates and infants
01/11/2005 - 31/10/2008
Tuberculosis is a leading killer worldwide, and the proportion of Paediatric tuberculosis is expanding. Although the BCG vaccine triggers specific T and B cell responses in neonates, it only confers protection from severe forms of tuberculosis in the first years of life. BCG does...

Study of Strongly Interacting Matter
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The Project titled: “Study of strongly interacting matter” (acronym: HadronPhysics) promotes the access to nine European Research Infrastructures (RI), and covers seven Networking Activities and twelve Joint Research Activities (JRA). The Project originates from a com...

Experimental and clinical dissection of innate immunity against intracellular pathogens
01/09/2002 - 31/08/2005
The innate immune system provides a fast response against invasion by pathogens and also determines the quality of the adaptive immune responses. Chlamydia, Mycobacterium and Rotavirus species are intracellular pathogens that cause a variety of severe human diseases. Because of t...

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