Project Area A

Aspergillus fumigatus: From environmental microorganism to pathogen

Project Area A Team
Project Area A Team
  • Cross talk of Aspergillus fumigatus with neutrophilic granulocytes
  • Interaction of Aspergillus fumigatus with human natural killer cells, dendritic cells and human alveolar epithelia
  • In vivo analysis of temporal and spatial disease progression and immune cell recruitment during invasive Aspergillus fumigatus and Candida albicans infections
  • Impact of regulatory T cells on human infections caused by Aspergillus fumigatus
  • Comparative analysis of the Dectin1-mediated immune response in Candida albicans and Aspergillus fumigatus infections and its regulation by nuclear receptors