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Low cost whole-organism screening of compounds for anthelmintic activity

Sarah Preston, Abdul Jabbar, Cameron Nowell, Anja Joachim, Baerbel Ruttkowski, Jonathan Baell, Tony Cardno, Pasi K Korhonen, David Piedrafita, Brendan RE Ansell, Aaron R Jex, Andreas Hofmann, Robin B Gasser

International Journal for Parasitology | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by Victoria Life Sciences Computation Initiative, Australia (VLSCI) on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, Australia, an initiative of the Victorian Government, Australia


Funding Acknowledgements

The present study was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) and the Australian Research Council (ARC), and supported by a Victoria Life Sciences Computation Initiative, Australia (VLSCI; grant number VR0007) on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, Australia, an initiative of the Victorian Government, Australia. Animal ethics approval (AEC no. 0707258) was granted by The University of Melbourne. We also thank Professor Christian Doerig (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia) for introducing us to Drs David Drewry and Bill Zurcher (GlaxoSmithKline, USA) who kindly provided us with the PKIS2 compounds.