Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning


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!