James Cook University (JCU)

Joining date
2017
Douglas, Australia

Surrounded by the delicate ecosystems of the Wet Tropics and the Great Barrier Reef, James Cook University (JCU) has a special focus on issues that affect tropical areas. JCU is home to many research centers and institutes of relevance to WIPO Re:Search including the Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine and the Center for Biosecurity and Tropical Infectious Diseases. In addition, JCU is the host of the WHO Collaborating Center for Lymphatic Filariasis, Soil-Transmitted Helminths, and other neglected tropical diseases. Researchers at JCU focus on many diseases of interest to WIPO Re:Search, and have particular expertise in mosquito-borne diseases.

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Diseases
Lymphatic filariasis
Soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH)
Schistosomiasis
Malaria
Foodborne trematode infections
Dengue
Tuberculosis
Research areas
Basic research
Diagnostic
Drug
Vaccine
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