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Professor Sanaa Botros’ laboratory is able to conduct efficacy, resistance and bioavailability testing on antischistosomal drugs.

The schistosome biological supply center at TBRI makes available to researchers a wide range of schistosome biological material (alive, fresh, frozen and as antigens) for testing antischistosomal compounds. This center supplies biological material to TBRI researchers and to > 20 international research institutes.

Professor Sanaa Botros’ laboratory has the ability to screen anti-schistosomal compounds using in vitro schistosome worm killing and in vivo using a Schistosoma mansoni infected animal model. Also drug evaluation is possible involving different parasitological, immunological and histopathological parameters.