Visceral Leishmaniasis: Predominantly working in SE Asia focusing on vector control. LSTM has developed new tools such as Insecticide Quantification Kits to improve the effectiveness of insecticides.
Dr Mark Paine
Cutaneous Leishmaniasis: a programme addressing the epidemiology, diagnostics development and vector control of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis. LSTM is introducing novel diagnostic methods, evaluating current disease treatment protocols and assessing novel strategies to control cutaneous leishmaniasis in Saudi Arabia.
Dr Alvaro Acosta-Serrano