Posts Tagged ‘Center for Drug Discovery and Innovation’

Frontiers of Drug Discovery Symposium, May 16

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The Frontiers of Drug Discovery Symposium promotes advances with and ongoing collaborative research projects in infectious diseases at the University of South Florida.  This year’s event is scheduled for May 16 on the USF Tampa campus. The theme is “Modern Approaches for Discovery of New Therapies Against Infectious Diseases.” The symposium is sponsored by the […]

NIH awards grant to Professors Kyle and Baker to discover new drugs for leishmaniasis

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USF researchers Dennis E. Kyle, PhD, and Bill J. Baker, PhD, are the recipients of a $399,913 grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The two-year award allows the investigators to apply their skills in natural products drug discovery to identify new compounds with potential to treat leishmaniasis. Leishmaniasis is a devastating […]