23.01.2023 The Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene congratulates Prof. Sparwasser for a successful application for third party funding, together with his collaborator Prof. Alves-Filho from the Medical School of Ribeirao Preto, São Paulo, Brazil. The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in partnership with the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) fund bi-national research projects with the goal to promote the scientific exchange between international research groups. The collaborative research project aims to understand the molecular mechanisms that regulate the Th17 and regulatory T cells in infection and autoimmune diseases.

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Führerschein Infektionsmedizin (Basics of practical infectiology) 07.07.2021 HS Chirurgie (Geb. 505) 15:30-19:30

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