Steps Towards Eliminating Malaria: What Can Basic Scientists Contribute?

Free Public Lecture

Steps Towards Eliminating Malaria: What Can Basic Scientists Contribute?

Mosquito-borne Plasmodium parasites are responsible for millions of human deaths yearly. Hear about our efforts to eliminate malaria and how basic science studies have played a crucial role in preventing deaths and disease from malaria. The need to deepen our basic understanding of the parasite remains a key component to overcoming roadblocks to eliminating malaria.

Presenter

  • Professor Carol Sibley
    Professor Carol Sibley, Professor of Genome Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington