CEPID 2001-2013
CEPID 2013-2024



About the Center for Research on Toxins, Immune-Response and Cell Signaling (CeTICS)

WEBSITE: http://cetics.butantan.gov.br/en


Principal Investigator:
Hugo Aguirre Armelin

Education and Knowledge Diffusion Coordinator:
Osvaldo Augusto Brazil Esteves Sant'Anna

Technology Transfer Coordinator:
Ana Marisa Chudzinski-Tavassi


HOST INSTITUTION
Butantan Institute (IBu)
Instituto Butantan
Av. Vital Brasil, 1500
05503-900 - São Paulo, SP - Brasil
55 11 3726 1024

ASSOCIATED INSTITUTIONS
Albert Einstein Israelite Education and Research Institute (IIEPAE)
Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)
National Academy of Medicine, USA
São Paulo State University (UNESP)
Stanford University, USA
University of Berlin, Germany
University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
University of Lousane, Switzerland
Université de Montpellier, France
University of São Paulo (USP)
University of Toyama, Japan
University of Virginia, USA

Center leaflet (pdf):

Center for Research on Toxins, Immune-Response and Cell Signaling

Molecular biology highlighted at FAPESP Week Montevideo

Researchers from Uruguay, Paraguay and Brazil presented results of research on cellular and bacterial signaling and virus characterization

A venomous fish has a molecule with potential activity against multiple sclerosis

Researchers who developed a toadfish venom antiserum have discovered that the venom contains a peptide that has anti-inflammatory activity and may be used to treat multiple sclerosis

Zebrafish Platform unveiled at Butantan Institute in São Paulo

A vivarium with the capacity to breed up to 3,000 adult fish for use in scientific investigation has opened at a research center supported by FAPESP