New Grant from the Gates Foundation for Teun Bousema

Bousema Teun

Together with a colleague from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Teun Bousema (dept Medical Microbiology) has been awarded a 2.5 M USD grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The news of this grant was announced at the World Malaria Forum in Seattle in the presence of the director of the World Health Organization and Bill Gates. The grant was awarded to characterise the human infectious reservoir for malaria at sites in Burkina Faso and Kenya. In Nijmegen, molecular and serological tools will be developed to support these efforts.

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