May 4, 2017
High Throughput Drug Discovery for Tropical Diseases
Tropical diseases are a major cause of ill health in developing regions of the world and affect over 2.7 billion people worldwide. Thirteen neglected tropical diseases are responsible for 534,000 deaths each year. The Center for Discovery and Innovation in Parasitic Diseases is an interdisciplinary research center based at UC San Diego whose focus is the discovery and development of drugs and vaccines to cure tropical diseases. Join us for this exciting webinar featuring the following presentations on the application of a Biosero WorkCell,
- High-Throughput Discovery of Small Molecules for Malaria Therapeutics, Dr. Stephen Meister, Application Scientist, Biosero.
- Drug Discovery for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Dr. Jair Siquera-Neto, Assistant Professor, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, UC San Diego.