A Controlled Human Infection Model of Group A Streptococcus Pharyngitis: Which Strain and Why?
Joshua Osowicki, Kristy Azzopardi, Liam McIntyre, Tania Rivera-Hernandez, Cheryl-Iynn Y Ong, Ciara Baker, Christine M Gillen, E Mark J Walker, Pierre R Smeesters, Mark R Davies, Andrew C Steer
mSphere | AMER SOC MICROBIOLOGY | Published : 2019
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council
Awarded by Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
J.O. and A.S. are members of the Human Infection Challenge Network for Vaccine Development (HIC-Vac), which is funded by the UK Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Networks in Vaccines Research and Development, which was cofunded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC). This work was supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (GNT1099183 and GNT1133299 to J.O.; GNT1126805 to M.R.D.; GNT1102621, GNT1071659, and GNT1074899 to M.J.W.; and GNT1127077 to A.S.), the Australian Heart Foundation (to A. S.), the Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation (to C.L.Y.O.), and the Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS) (PDR T.0255.16 and CDR J. 0019.17 to P.R.S.).