Research Highlights 30.09.2021

Proteins in the blood plasma of malaria patients set inflammatory processes in motion

In a study on the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum, the research group led by Prof. Iris Bruchhaus from the Bernhard Nocht Institute…

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Research Highlights 10.05.2021

A matter of communication: Breloer research group clarifies immune reaction to worm parasites

Worm infections are among the most common tropical diseases worldwide. Parasitic worms are such successful infectious agents partly because…

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Research Highlights 17.02.2021

Why do some people contract Lassa fever severely, and others only mildly?

Which factors determine whether an infection takes a severe or mild course? This question has been occupying researchers not only since the…

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