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Elucidation of the role of host plasminogen activators in group A streptococcal invasive disease

Grant


Scheme


  • Scientific Visits

Abstract


  • The aim is to establish a new animal model of group A streptococcal (GAS) infection. The flesh eating bacteria GAS causes over 600,000 cases of invasive infection annually. It is expected that the project will establish th epossible role of host plasminogen activators in GAS disease.

Date/time Interval


  • 2010

Local Award Id


  • 100140

Scheme


  • Scientific Visits

Abstract


  • The aim is to establish a new animal model of group A streptococcal (GAS) infection. The flesh eating bacteria GAS causes over 600,000 cases of invasive infection annually. It is expected that the project will establish th epossible role of host plasminogen activators in GAS disease.

Date/time Interval


  • 2010

Local Award Id


  • 100140