Metabolomic Analysis Of Leishmania
Grant number: 1006023 | Funding period: 2011 - 2013
Leishmania are single-celled parasites that target a major class of immune cell, affecting millions and killing thousands of people worldwide. We have developed new approaches for investigating how these parasites survive in the immune cells, and why different species of Leishmania cause markedly different pathologies. This information will be used to identify and validate new drug targets in these parasites.
Related publications (4)
PyMS: a Python toolkit for processing of gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) data. Application and comparative study of selected tools
Sean O'Callaghan, David P De Souza, Andrew Isaac, Qiao Wang, Luke Hodkinson, Moshe Olshansky, Tim Erwin, Bill Appelbe, Dedreia L Tull, Ute Roessner, Antony Bacic, Malcolm J McConville, Vladimir A Likic