Effector and regulatory T cell responses and protection from Clinical malaria (East Africa ICEMR)

Effector and regulatory T cell responses and protection from Clinical malaria (East Africa ICEMR)

Objectives

1. To study the impact of chemoprevention on the malaria-specific immune response to natural infection among infants in a high transmission.

2. To assess the impact of recurrent parasitemia on the development of immune suppressor mechanisms and T cell dysfunction.

PI Institution(s)

Principal Investigator (PI)

Funding source(s)

Partner(s)

Key facts

  • Dates
    Jul 2011 to Jun 2016
    Funding amount
    $2,746,236
    Funding information
    The end date of this project is in June 2017.
    Country
    • Uganda

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Basic science
    Theme(s)
    Immune correlates of protection