Discriminating the Intraerythrocytic Lifecycle Stages of the Malaria Parasite Using Synchrotron FT-IR Microspectroscopy and an Artificial Neural Network
Grant T Webster, Katherine A De Villiers, Timothy J Egan, Samantha Deed, Leann Tilley, Mark J Tobin, Keith R Bambery, Don McNaughton, Bayden R Wood
Analytical Chemistry | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2009
Awarded by National Research Foundation
This work is supported by an Australian Research Council Discovery Grant. Dr. Bayden Wood was supported by an Australian Synchrotron Research Fellow Grant and a Monash Synchrotron Research Fellowship. We thank the IR beamline scientist Dr. Ljiljana Puskar from the Australian Synchrotron for FT-IR beam-time and experimental support. Katherine de Villiers was supported by an Equity Development Program scholarship of the Department of Chemistry, University of Cape Town. Support (Timothy Egan and Katherine de Villiers) also came from the National Research Foundation under Grant No. 2061833 and the Medical Research Council of South Africa.