ISID/ESCMID joint fellowships
Juan Vicente Farizano, INSIBIO (Instituto Superior de Investigaciones Biológicas),Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina
Development and optimization of attenuated bacterial vaccines for the control of Salmonella infection: effect of RcsCDB system in the fimbrial genes expression. In collaboration with the Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Biología, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Syed Hani Abidi, Pakistan, Dept. of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University
Epitope evolution of HIV in genetically distant populations. In collaboration with the Nuffield Dept of Medicine, John Radclife Hospital, Oxford, UK.
Dr. Josephine Siregar, Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology, Indonesia
To work in collaboration with scientists from Erasmus MC University in Rotterdam, Netherlands on her project: "Phenotypic analysis of atovaquone resistant Plasmodium berghei mutants".
Philip Anochie, Microbiology Division, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Lagos, Nigeria
Genotype analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates. In collaboration with the Emerging Bacterial Pathogens Unit, S. Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy