• European research team outwits Ebola virus

    Researchers have specifically inhibited Ebola virus replication in a laboratory investigation.

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  • Peter Kremsner has been nominated as Honorary International Fellow

    The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) has made Professor Peter Kremsner, Director of the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Tübingen, an Honorary International Fellow. With this, it recognises Prof Kremsner’s achievements in malaria research.

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  • “The Brazilian Zika outbreak could end soon”

    Scientists have elucidated the Zika burden in a Brazilian metropolis. Their data indicate: the outbreak may be coming to an end and further outbreaks in the region seem unlikely.

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  • A strain of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli is on the rise

    DZIF scientists from Gießen University discovered a strain of Escherichia coli that has been spreading rapidly in Germany since 2010 and is insensitive to several antibiotics at once.

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  • 16 February 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

    New process allows tailor-made malaria research

    Model of infection from Tübingen successfully tested in Africa: volunteers are being infected with malaria parasites in a controlled manner - New findings on naturally acquired immunity and resistance to malariamore ]