2018-10-03

Degree project, antiviral research

Zika virus (ZIKV) and other Flaviviruses pose grave health issues. In the Zika case due to its association with microcephaly and Guillain–Barré syndrome in the new-borns of ZIKV infected mothers. Here is a degree project proposal meant to find antiviral compounds by use of in silico and in vitro approaches.

Flavivirus protease inhibitors

Department: Clinical Microbiology, Department of Medical Sciences, UU
Place: Uppsala
Start: Spring 2019
Application: Contact the PI!