• 27-Sep-2018:
    Jena excellence cluster "Balance of the Microverse" selected for funding
    As part of the excellence strategy of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), excellence clusters were selected for funding from 1 January 2019. Among them is the Jena cluster "Balance of the Microverse", which aims to understand the formation and existence of equilibria in the highly connected microbial universe in order to find innovative solutions in the fight against diseases and imbalances in the environment.

  • Feb-2018:
    New publication with contribution by BioControl
    T. E. Klassert, S. Goyal, M. Stock, D. Driesch, A. Hussain, L. C. Berrocal-Almanza, R. Myakala, G. Sumanlatha, V. Valluri, N. Ahmed, R. R. Schumann, C. Flores, H. Slevogt: AmpliSeq screening of genes encoding the C-type lectin receptors and their signaling components reveals a common variant in MASP1 associated with pulmonary tuberculosis in an Indian population. In: Frontiers in Immunology, 9, 2018.
    doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.00242

  • Feb-2018:
    Poster prize with co-authorship by BioControl
    E. Garbe, D. Driesch, D. Rosenberger, S. Vylkova: The role of the transcription factor Stp2 in Candida albicans virulence. Poster, 14th European Conference on Fungal Genetics, February 25–28, 2018, Haifa, Israel.