Calls for Proposals Early-stage Overseas FY 2019 Awarded Projects under "Research Program on HIV/AIDS"

  • 2019.3.11

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Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Awarded projects
R&D phase Basic Study,Applied Study,Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study,Clinical Study,Clinical Trials,Clinical Research,None
Key Fields Other Programs
Contact
Division of Infectious Disease Research, Department of Research Promotion
TEL: +81-3-6870-2225
E-mail: aids”at”amed.go.jp, Replace "at" with "@".
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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 HIV/AIDS."

Young Researchers Program:
Research on latent HIV infection cures via novel techniques such as genome editing

Principal Investigator Affiliation Project Title
Takushi Nomura National Institute of Infectious Diseases Research fellow Study for eradication of latently infected cells in SIV controllers

Young Researchers Program:
Research on the control and prevention of HIV infection by targeting HIV structural proteins.

Principal Investigator Affiliation Project Title
Osamu Kotani National Institute of Infectious Diseases Junior research fellow Creation of a groundbreaking platform for structural biology to promote novel studies of HIV replication and drug discovery
Kazuaki Monde Kumamoto University Assistant Professor Construction of drug screening system against HIV-1 Gag proteins

Young Researchers Program:
Research on HIV infection to gain novel findings and knowledge. 

Principal Investigator Affiliation Project Title
Hiroshi Ishii National Institute of Infectious Diseases Researcher Determination of vaccine-induced immune responses accelerating HIV replication
Takayuki Chikata Kumamoto University Assistant Professor Use of LC-MS/MS for identification of T cell with effective function for HIV eradication

Last updated 2019.3.11