The main goal of MEPHITIS is to significantly advance our understanding of protein synthesis in Plasmodium and to contribute to the effort on drug discovery against malaria.
Thus, this consortium aims at exploring a new avenue in the design of drugs against malaria by putting together a major effort towards the characterization of gene translation in its causing agent. [more info]
Project duration: 3'5 years
Starting date: 01.01.2009
Grant agreement no: HEALTH-F3-2009-223024
Funding scheme: Collaborative Project