Imperial College London

Emeritus ProfessorRobertSinden

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences

Emeritus Professor of Parasite Cell Biology



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Sir Alexander Fleming BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Bob's expertise and research focus lies within the field of parasite cell and molecular biology, as well as proteomics and population dynamics of malaria transmission. His research has an overall focus on discovery and characterisation of transmission-blocking vaccine candidates.



Churcher TS, Sinden RE, Edwards NJ, et al., 2017, Probability of Transmission of Malaria from Mosquito to Human Is Regulated by Mosquito Parasite Density in Naive and Vaccinated Hosts, Plos Pathogens, Vol:13, ISSN:1553-7366

Marques J, Jose Valle-Delgado J, Urban P, et al., 2017, Adaptation of targeted nanocarriers to changing requirements in antimalarial drug delivery, Nanomedicine-nanotechnology Biology and Medicine, Vol:13, ISSN:1549-9634, Pages:515-525

Miguel-Blanco C, Molina I, Bardera AI, et al., 2017, Hundreds of dual-stage antimalarial molecules discovered by a functional gametocyte screen, Nature Communications, Vol:8, ISSN:2041-1723

O'Neill PM, Amewu RK, Charman SA, et al., 2017, A tetraoxane-based antimalarial drug candidate that overcomes PfK13-C580Y dependent artemisinin resistance, Nature Communications, Vol:8, ISSN:2041-1723

Sinden RE, 2017, Targeting the Parasite to Suppress Malaria Transmission, Advances in Parasitology, Vol 97, Vol:97, ISSN:0065-308X, Pages:147-185

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