15:01 , Mar 8, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Infectious disease

INDICATION: Malaria Cell culture studies suggest inhibiting PfCRK4 could help treat malaria. In human erythrocyte-based P. falciparum growth inhibition assays, PfCRK4 knockdown decreased proliferation and maturation of schizont-stage parasites compared with normal expression. Next steps include...