Completed Projects

Caucaseco Scientific Research Center and Malaria Vaccine and Drug Developme...

Start: September 2015 | Status: Complete
The scientist: Andres Amado will focus his research on the development of a platform dedicated to translate the malaria transmission blocking (TB) efficacy of anti-P. falciparum drugs to ...more

Martin Luther University of Halle

Start: July 2015 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Dr Katja Laqua and Mr Henok Asfaw will focus their research on the discovery of new drugs for Tuberculosis disease, through a project entitled “Turning small potent antim...more

Mahidol University

Start: June 2015 | Status: Complete
The scientist: Dr. Krittikorn Kumpornsin will focus her research on the identification of new chemical entities efficacious against natural P. falciparum isolates from the patients with delaye...more

Harvard Medical School

Start: January 2015 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Dr. Hugo Fraga is a PhD Research Associate at Harvard Medical School working in Dr. Goldberg´s lab in the Cell Biology department. He has extensive experience research...more

The University of British Columbia

Start: October 2014 | Status: Complete
The Scientist: Dr. Santiago Ramón-García is a Research Associate in Charles Thompson’s lab (Department of Microbiology & Immunology and the Center for Tuberculosis R...more

University of Sydney

Start: August 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientist: Dr Jessica Baiget will focus the research on the discovery of new drugs for Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection through a project titled "An Open Source Hit-to-Lead Campaign ...more

Medical Research Council

Start: May 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientist: Dr Ana Sánchez Azqueta is focusing her research on the discovery of new drugs against malaria through a project titled ‘Screening and identification of anti-malarial...more

Weill Cornell Medical College

Start: April 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Dr. Shipra Grover is an experienced microbiologist who completed her doctoral studies in University of Birmingham (UK) under the supervision of Dr. Gurdyal Besra. Shipra has f...more

Harvard School of Public Health and Broad Institute

Start: April 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientists: This project is run by Dr. Leila Ross, an experienced parasitologist from the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases led by Dyann Wirth at the University of Harvard....more

University of Glasgow (UoG), Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) and Northea...

Start: January 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Sofia Olego, a postdoctoral fellow working in the research group led by Prof. Harry De Koning, is joining the Tres Cantos Open lab to perform a focused screening to identify...more

TeagueMedChem

Start: January 2014 | Status: Complete
The scientists and the sponsor: This project is led by Dr. Simon J. Teague, assisted by Dr. Ian Millichip. The collaboration between TeagueMedChem Ltd and GSK results from world-wide crowds...more

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Start: October 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Dr. Kristina Wickham, a postdoctoral researcher working on the research team led by Professor Rosemary Rochford, at SUNY Upstate Medical University has joined the Tres Canto...more

University of British Columbia

Start: July 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Flavia Sorrentino, a postdoctoral fellow working in the research group led by Prof. Yossef Av-Gay, is joining Tres Cantos Open lab to perform a high-throughput screening to ide...more

Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases, University of Georgia

Start: June 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: This project is run by Dr Rosa Suarez and Dr Mariano Tilve. The project focuses on the discovery of new drugs for Chagas disease and is titled “Development of anti-T. cru...more

University Of Helsinki

Start: May 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: With the emergence of strains of Plasmodium falciparum that are developing resistance against the currently most effective antimalarial drugs, a new class of antimalarials is ur...more

Weill Cornell Medical College

Start: May 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Dr. Saki Raheem, a postdoctoral researcher working in a team led by Prof Kyu Y Rhee. Prof Rhee is an infectious disease expert who is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the D...more

Institute Pasteur Korea

Start: April 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: This project is about “Optimisation of a class of oxadiazole compounds targeting Mycobacterium tuberculosis inside macrophages” and is conducted by Jaime Escribano...more

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine-LSHTM

Start: March 2013 | Status: Complete
The scientists: This project is led by Dr Rosario Díaz who has recently been joined by a second researcher, Dr Fernando Aguilar. The project focuses on drug discovery for leishmaniasis...more

University of Minnesota

Start: December 2012 | Status: Complete
The scientists: This project concerns “Antitubercular BirA inhibitors” and is being conducted by Curtis Engelhart, a scientist at the Center for Drug Design at the University o...more

Seattle Biomedical Research Institute

Start: November 2012 | Status: Complete
The researcher: Anuradha Kumar, a postdoctoral researcher working in a team led by Dr. David Sherman, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, was responsible for conducting this research at...more

University of Liverpool

Start: October 2012 | Status: Complete
The researcher: Matthew McConville, a postdoctoral researcher working in a team led by Dr. Paul O’Neill, associate professor, Dept. of Chemistry, will be responsible for conducting th...more

University of Rome

Start: September 2012 | Status: Complete
The scientist: Martina Cocozza, a pre-doctoral student working in a team led by Dr. Mariangela Biava (Sapienza University of Rome, Associate Professor at the Medicinal and Technological C...more

Omnia Molecular

Start: April 2012 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Lluís Benitez, was a research associate working in a team led by Dr Lluís Ribas (Omnia, CSO), and was responsible for setting up the HTS screening platform at th...more

New York University, School of Medicine

Start: April 2012 | Status: Complete
The Researcher: Julio Alonso Padilla, a research associate working in a team led by Dr. Ana Rodriguez, associate professor, NYU School of Medicine, will be responsible for running primary HTS...more

University of Durham

Start: December 2011 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Jennifer Norcliffe, MSci graduate in Natural Sciences (Biology and Chemistry) and currently pursuing a PhD at Durham University and John Mina, PhD in Chemical Biology were ...more

Northeastern University, USA and CSIC, Spain

Start: December 2011 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Rosario Diaz, PhD, a research associate working in a team led by Dr Miguel Navarro (IPBLN-CSIC), performed the high throughput screening (HTS) and follow-up biological assa...more

CRESIB, Spain

Start: June 2011 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Two scientists are involved in this project: Richard Thomson, PhD and Nuria Antón, PhD. Nuria will spend most of her time in Tres Cantos, while Richard Thomson is dividi...more

CICBIOGUNE, Spain

Start: April 2011 | Status: Complete
The scientists: Lydia Mata, a biologist with a Masters in pharmaceutical sciences worked alongside the Malaria and TB Drug Discovery teams at the Open Lab in Tres Cantos.The sponsor: CICbioGU...more