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USF awarded NIH grant to find new treatments for fatal infections caused by pathogenic free-living amoeba

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Among the microbes targeted is the brain-eating amoeba Naegleria fowleri University of South Florida College of Public Health researchers were recently awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to identify optimal drug candidates that could ultimately lead to a fast-acting treatment for rare but deadly infections caused by microscopic free-living amoeba (FLA) commonly found […]