Pathogen Box Challenge Grant recipient – Dr Solomon M. Abay

Dr Solomon M. Abay, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Project name: Identification of antileishmanial leads from the Open Access Pathogen Box

How will this funding will help advance your research? 

The grant will allow our team to identify potential antileishmanial lead compounds, and to broaden our network with experts in the area. At the same time, it will support us to train postgraduate students that will help sustain drug discovery and development efforts here in Ethiopia.

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