Preclinical efficacy of Australian antivenoms against the venom of the small-eyed snake, Micropechis ikaheka, from Papua New Guinea: An antivenomics and neutralization study
Davinia Pla, Owen K Paiva, Libia Sanz, Markus Beutler, Christine E Wright, Juan J Calvete, David J Williams, Jose Maria Gutierrez
Journal of Proteomics | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2014
Awarded by Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad, Madrid
Awarded by Generalitat Valenciana
Awarded by CYTED project
Awarded by Vicerrectoria de Investigacion, Universidad de Costa Rica
The collaboration of Francisco Chacon (Instituto Clodomiro Picado) in the laboratory work is greatly appreciated. This study was supported by grants BFU2010-17373 from the Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovacion (currently, Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad), Madrid; PROMETEO/2010/005 from the Generalitat Valenciana; CYTED project BIOTOX P211RT0412; Vicerrectoria de Investigacion, Universidad de Costa Rica (project 741-B2-652); and FEES-CONARE (Costa Rica). Research in PNG was supported by AVRU from a grant by the Australian Government's Department of Health and Aging (DoHA), and the International Cooperative Biodiversity Group (Professor Teatulohi Matainaho and Professor Louis Barrows). Professor Martin Lavin, Dr. Geoff W. Birrell and Dr. Liam St Pierre (QIMR, Australia) made it possible for Owen Paiva to carry out much of his work in their laboratories.