Phase 1 Train of Na-APR-w and Na-GST-1 Hookworm Vaccine in Brazilian Adults

Investigator: Bryan Greenhouse, MD
Sponsor: George Washington University

Location(s): Brazil


Hookworm infects more than 500 million people throughout the developing world. A vaccine for hookworm — a disease that causes anemia and can lead to problems with physical and cognitive development in children — could revolutionize the way it is controlled. Two vaccine candidates, Na-GST-1 and Na-APR-1, are being examined