Invitation card: On the left hand side a picture of the bnitm building. on the right hand side the date of the meeting 23-24 March 2023 at BNITM. Keynotes: Quique Bassat, Volker Heussler, Faith Osier. Contact: malaria[at]©Reset St. Pauli
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Malaria Meeting 2023

Control and eradicate malaria: This is the declared goal of the WHO. However, resistance to the most important drugs is increasing and invasive vector mosquitoes are also spreading in Africa's cities. Just in time, before the World Malaria Day in April, scientists at the international Malaria Meeting discuss how to meet the challenges with the latest research findings...

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The picture shows the entrance to two wooden sheds with sloping wooden roofs. The walls are made of white linen cloth. In front of the sheds there are two wooden signs with French writing that this is an emergency centre for the treatment of Ebola.©BNITM

Ebola research, but different

A working group of the implementation research section at BNITM is investigating Ebola resurgences in Africa using anthropological methods: "Motile outbreaks: Situating Ebola resurgences in human motilities in Guinea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo" is a transdisciplinary and cross-institutional research project. It is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR).

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The graphic shows the logo for CuliFO 3: a black mosquito sitting on a light blue round C, from which the black lettering "CuliFO3" "grows". The small black O at the end is surrounded by green virus spike structures.©Dr. Guido Hegasy
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3 Million Euros for Germany's largest joint project on mosquito research

The research project CuliFo 3 (from Culicidae, Latin for mosquitoes) has entered its third round: Representatives from six research institutions gathered for a kick-off meeting in the historic lecture hall of the BNITM. Among other things, the network wants to investigate in more detail which environmental conditions favour outbreaks of mosquito-borne diseases.

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Invitation ecard of the Malaria Meeting, March 23-24, 2023
Press releases

Malaria experts present latest research results

Shortly before World Malaria Day, malaria experts will present the latest research results on drugs, vaccines, immunology, epidemiology and…

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The picture shows a white and blue bungalow, a former Ebola emergency centre in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Living with Ebola

The recent Ebola outbreaks in West and East Africa appear to be linked to previous outbreaks in the region. This is what molecular…

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Professional Events
03.05. - 05.05.2023

International CSSB Symposium

The CSSB Symposium 2023 will focus on the biology of infections and highlight different key cellular processes leading to pathogen…

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Public Events

Forschen, Heilen, Lehren 2023

Einmal im Quartal stellt das Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin seine Arbeit der Öffentlichkeit vor. Gäste erhalten einen Überblick…

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