The anti-colitic properties of hookworm protein Na-AIP-1

Buitrago, Geraldine (2020) The anti-colitic properties of hookworm protein Na-AIP-1. PhD thesis, James Cook University.

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Abstract

Geraldine Buitrago tested the anti-inflammatory properties of hookworm secreted protein Na-AIP-1. She found that this protein was able to suppress colon inflammation in mice. It is hoped this protein can be developed as a new treatment for inflammatory bowel diseases.

Item ID: 68140
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: hookworm proteins; anti-inflammatory; inflammatory bowel disease; IBD; Na-AIP-1; murine models; immune response
Copyright Information: Copyright © 2020 Geraldine Buitrago.
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2021 04:27
FoR Codes: 32 BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL SCIENCES > 3205 Medical biochemistry and metabolomics > 320506 Medical biochemistry - proteins and peptides (incl. medical proteomics) @ 50%
31 BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES > 3105 Genetics > 310507 Genetic immunology @ 50%
SEO Codes: 20 HEALTH > 2001 Clinical health > 200105 Treatment of human diseases and conditions @ 30%
28 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE > 2801 Expanding knowledge > 280102 Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences @ 35%
28 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE > 2801 Expanding knowledge > 280103 Expanding knowledge in the biomedical and clinical sciences @ 35%
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