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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK6BX004857-01
Title: BLRD Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Michael K. Riscoe

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $233,424
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,164,831
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Dr. Riscoe’s Experimental Chemotherapy laboratory focuses on the discovery, optimization and translational  development  of  antiparasitic  drugs,  especially  drugs  for  treatment  and  prevention  of  malaria,  a  severe  and  potentially  fatal  tropical  disease.  Using  modern  methods  of  drug  design  and  chemical  synthesis  his  laboratory  has successfully created 5 novel antimalarial “chemotypes” with exemplary molecules in each category that are  orally bioavailable and curative i...



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