Malaria: Hide and seek during dry season

27. Oktober 2020
How do malaria parasites survive the dry season? In her new Nature Medicine publication, Silvia Portugal shows how malaria parasites "hide" in red blood cells during the dry season without causing symptoms or triggering an immune response in their hosts.
Press release by the German Center for Infection Research (in German).

The MPIIB congratulates Emmanuelle Charpentier on the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

October 07, 2020

Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna receive the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their groundbreaking development of the genome editing tool CRISPR-Cas9.

"New Voices in Infection Biology" October Schedule

October 02, 2020

New October schedule, featuring scientists from Institut Pasteur to UC Berkeley, with topics ranging from immune system optimization to microevolution of host-parasite interactions.

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