Graduiertenkolleg 2157


    Project 1:
    Host-pathogen interactions revealed by 3D high resolution microscopy

    Project 2:
    Host factors required for the initiation and propagation of
    Chlamydia trachomatis infections

    Project 3:
    Bacterial and host cell factors important for the invasion and
    dissemination of Neisseria gonorrhoeae

    Project 4:
    Meningococcal ligands and molecular targets required for adhesion and penetration of the blood-cerebrospinal fluid barrier under shear stress

    Project 5:
    Virulence factors and regulators required during Campylobacter jejuni infections

    Project 6:
    Characterization of host cell responses after Bordetella pertussis infection
    using 2D and 3D in vitro airway test systems

    Project 7:
    Membrane and protein microdomains governing measles virus transmission
    at entry and exit interface

    Project 8:
    Establishing a human intestinal tissue model to study host and pathogen determinants that restrict Salmonella enterica infection

    • Jörg Vogel, Institute for Molecular Infection Biology
    • Marco Metzger, Department of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

    Project 9:
    Development of tsetse fly-transmitted African trypanosomes in human skin tissue models

    Project 10:
    Analysis of the innate immune response of gastrointestinal epithelium in 3D organoids

    Project 11:
    Investigating Chlamydia, HPV and co-infection dynamics using human primary 3D cervical epithelial models