Working on treating asthma using phage therapy
CURE aims to resolve the ongoing asthma pandemic using phage therapy. This method treats bacterial infections, which often persists (in the form of upper respiratory infections) after acute asthma attacks, and will control the immune dysregulation of the disease.
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Interconnecting the spread of infectious diseases with social, economic and other systemic aspects, able to analyse the systemic risk inherent to epidemics and social contagion processes.
Developing a set of tools and knowledge to design infrastructures that could forecast epidemics