Instituto de Medicina Molecular
Av. Prof. Egas Moniz
Edf. Egas Moniz
Tel: +351 217999513
• to establish an internationally recognized new paradigm in malaria vaccination.
• to develop a vaccine against malaria that can simultaneously protect against the two major species of malaria-causing parasites.
• to provide this vaccine at affordable prices to the populations in malaria-endemic regions.
The RoPlaVac Project aims to develop and validate a novel vaccination strategy against malaria, one of the world’s deadliest diseases.
Events & Awards
2013 – National BES Innovation Contest, 1st Prize for the Health Track and Winner of the Grand Prize, Concurso Nacional de Inovação do Banco Espirito Santo, November 2013, Lisboa, Portugal. Photo 1 here; Photo 2 here
2013 – Building Global Innovators – ISCTE-IUL MIT-Portugal Venture Competition, Honorary Mention Health Track, November 2013, Lisboa, Portugal. Photo here