Enhancements    

R01: UNRAVELING CRYPTOCOCCUS NEOFORMANS MECHANISMS OF BRAIN INVASION AND COLONIZATION

R01: UNRAVELING CRYPTOCOCCUS NEOFORMANS MECHANISMS OF BRAIN INVASION AND COLONIZATION
PI: Luis Martinez
Sponsor: NIH - NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS AND STROKE
Biological Sciences
Amount awarded: $2,730,171

In order to expand our knowledge of microglial function, this project investigates the basis for the Cryptococcus neoformans [Cn] paracellular invasion of the central nervous system. Cn is the most common cause of fungal meningitis, which is the highest rate of disease in AIDS patients.

Posting date: Tue, 06/04/2019

Award start date: Sat, 06/01/2019
Award end date: Fri, 05/31/2024