Heidelberg University Hospital/Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg

Grantee Website Heidelberg, Germany
Purpose
to test whether malaria protection seen in individuals with sickle cell anemia is caused by increased hemoglobin oxidation in sickle cells, and whether this can be transferred to healthy human blood cells to produce the same effect.
Division
Global Health
Year Awarded
2012
Region Served
GLOBAL
Committed Amount
$100,000
Grant Topic
Discovery and Translational Sciences
Duration (Months)
19
Grantee Location
Heidelberg, Germany

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