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Dr Amanda Francisco

BSc MSc PhD

Research Fellow
in Parasitology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 207 927 7864

Affiliations

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Pathogen Molecular Biology

Research

  • Exploit in vivo imaging technology to study disease pathogenesis and assess drug effectiveness.

 

  • Optimise whole genome screening procedures that will allow identify parasite genes associated with resistance to the front line drugs nifurtimox and benznidazole.

 

 

 

 

Research Area
Drug discovery and development
Parasites
Trypanosomes
Chemotherapy
Protozoa
Discipline
Pathology
Disease and Health Conditions
Chagas Disease
Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
Region
World