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Immunochemotherapy for leishmaniasis.
Dept. of molecular biology / institute of endemic disease
Head of department:Dr. Muntaser E. Ibrahim / Head of Institute:Dr. Ahmed M.Mudawi
Ms.Mai Al Masri
Type of Research Project
- Basic science
What is the background of the project?
Leishmaniasis is endemic in 88 countries in the world, and 350 million individuals are at risk of acquiring the disease. Treatment for cutaneous leishmaniasis is long, expensive, and associated with important side-effects.a controlled trial resaerch using killed Leishmania vaccine.
What is the aim of the project?
What techniques and methods are used?
What is the role of the student?
What are the tasks expected to be accomplished by the student?
Will there be any theoretical teaching provided (preliminary readings, lectures, courses, seminars etc)
What is expected from the student at the end of the research exchange? What will be the general outcome of the student?
- the role of the student will be determined by the tutor himself and we expect our incoming to do the best he can.
What skills are required of the student? Is there any special knowledge or a certain level of studies needed?
*Basic microbiology ( The institute will provide reading materials for study during the project)
* A white labcoat.
Are there any legal limitations in the student’s involvement
Type of students accepted
This project accepts: - Medical students - Graduated students (less than 6 months)
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