Resources for Researchers
The Filariasis Research Reagent Resource Center (FR3) maintains oversight of filarial parasites, SOPs, and molecular reagents. FR3 is comprised of two divisions: The Parasite Resource Division and the Molecular Resources Division.
Note: Devices are excluded.
Preclinical models support animal models and animal replacement technologies development and refinement as well as testing services, ranging from screening and proof-of-concept to GLP efficacy studies.
The Schistosomiasis Resource Center (SRC) provides three major strains of snails (Biomphalaria glabrata, Bulinus truncatus, and Oncomelania hupensis) and rodents infected with S. haematobium, S.