Calls for Proposals Early-stage FY 2019 Awarded Projects under "Research Program on Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases"


Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Awarded projects
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study, Clinical Study, Clinical Trials, Post Marketing, Clinical Research, None
Key Fields Emerging/ Re-Emerging Infectious Disease Project Of Japan(1st)
Division of Infectious Disease Research, Department of Research Promotion
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As a result of scrupulous deliberation conducted by a Project Evaluation Panel, the following projects were selected as the FY 2019 awarded projects under the Young Researchers Program of "Research Program on Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases."

Young Researchers Program:
Research and development for basic technologies, diagnostics, treatments and/or preventions which are necessary to strengthen the countermeasures against infectious diseases.

Principal Investigator Affiliation Project Title
Shinji Saito National Institute of Infectious Diseases Postdoctoral fellow Escape mechanism of influenza virus from anti-HA stem antibody and the application of escape mutant viruses
Yuki Furuse Kyoto University Project Assistant Professor Epidemiological and virological study of severe RS virus infection
Moi Meng Ling Nagasaki University Associate Professor Study of neutralizing antibody repertoire in modulating dengue protection for vaccination strategies


Last updated 03/11/19