Active Projects

University of Birmingham

Start: October 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Jorge Hernández will focus his research on the optimization of valuable novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) phenotypic active hits with promising developability p...more

University of Georgia

Start: July 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Alba Gigante is an organic/ medicinal chemist by training, with experience working in neglected diseases. Currently she is a Postdoctoral Researcher working with Prof. Rick Ta...more

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Start: July 2016 | Status: Active
The scientists: Dr. Avishek Mitra, Bjorn Sunde and Prof. Michael Niederweis will focus their research on the identification of small molecules that kill Mycobacterium tuberculosis by inhibiting ...more

University of British Columbia

Start: June 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Abraham Lopez will focus his research on the optimization of several hits coming from intracellular high-throughput screening (HTS) against Mtb-infected macrophages. Abraham i...more

University of Birmingham

Start: June 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Alejandro Cabanillas will focus his research on the application of an innovative chemical proteomics ligand–protein capture technology to identify the putative protein t...more

IQUIBICEN-CONICET, Dept of Biological Chemistry, School of Exact and Natura...

Start: June 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Estefanía Urdániz is a PhD Student in the IQUIBICEN- Department of biological chemistry, University of Buenos Aires, supervised by the PI of the project Dr. Mariana ...more

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

Start: May 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Francisco Olmo will exploit high-throughput genetic technologies to identify genes involved in resistance to anti-T.cruzi lead compounds belonging to the GSK Chagas Box recentl...more

Structural Genomics Consortium

Start: March 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Cynthia Tallant is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Chemical Biology Unit at the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC), working under the supervision of Dr. Kilian Huber and D...more

“Severo Ochoa” Molecular Biology Center and University of León

Start: January 2016 | Status: Active
The scientist: Raquel Alvarez Velilla is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Severo Ochoa Molecular Biology Center and University of León, working under the supervision of Prof. Rosa Regu...more

California Institute for Biomedical Research

Start: November 2015 | Status: Active
The sponsor: CalibrFoundation funding: The Foundation is providing £35,100 in support.GSK’s contribution: GSK is providing expertise and know-how in high throughput screening and...more

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Start: October 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr Maria Penzo will focus her research on the discovery of new antimalarial drugs, through a CoFund project titled "Screening and identification of inhibitors of the Plasmodium...more

University of Dundee

Start: September 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Federica Prati will focus her research on the identification of novel leads for the TB target InhA via fragment-based drug discovery (FBDD) methods. Federica is Postdocto...more

National Institute of Blood Transfusion & INSERM

Start: July 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Julien Duez will focus his research on the discovery of new drugs against Plasmodium falciparum, through a project titled "BlockBackMalaria”. The objective is to block early...more

Joan & Sanford Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Start: March 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Kaj Kreutzfeldt will focus her research on the discovery of new drugs for Tuberculosis (TB), through a project titled "Studies towards the identification of orally available ...more

Monash University

Start: March 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr. Kevin Neildé will focus his research on the discovery of new drugs for Chagas disease, through a project titled "Hit to Lead Optimization for kinetoplastid diseases: s...more

Seattle Biomed Research Institute

Start: January 2015 | Status: Active
The scientist: Anke Harupa is a postdoctoral fellow who will focus her research on the discovery of new drugs against malaria through a project titled "Identification of small-molecule inhibi...more

Universidad San Pablo CEU and University of Glasgow

Start: July 2014 | Status: Active
The scientist: Dr Emily Grace Armitage will focus her research on the discovery of new drugs for Leishmania donovani disease, through a project titled "Use of metabolomics to determine modes of ...more