Blood and cardiovascular diseases are the underling cause of ~50% of all disease-related deaths in the US. ISB3D researchers have developed several promising compounds as anticoagulants and antisickling agents. The following are some highlights.
Cancer continues to be challenging to public health, with nearly 2,000 deaths and 5,000 new cases per day. ISB3D researchers focus on the discovery of new anti-cancer targets as personalized medicine and new approaches for the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer. The following are some highlights.
Cognitive disorders become an increasingly important public health problem. ISB3D researchers are working on new mechanism and therapeutic approaches to diseases like Alzheimer’s disease. The following are some highlights.
Infectious diseases pose a great threat to human health. Pathogens continually evolve to anti-infectious agents, making future generations more difficult to treat. This requires the continued development of new strategies to fight and prevent infection.