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Cells in Infection and Immunity

Parasite cell and molecular biology, host parasite interaction, parasite metabolism, immune response and memory, pathogenesis, adaptations to parasitism, mechanisms of host defense, lymphocyte migration, cytokines


Immunobiology of human schistosomiasis. Immunoregulation and resistance to reinfection

Metabolic pathways of trypanosomatids and malaria parasites

Immunology: lymphocyte migration

Immunoparasitology; immunoregulation; lymphatic filariasis; crytosporidiosis

Chemical biology; parasitology; signal transduction; drug discovery

Metabolism and drug development against protozoan parasites. Calcium signaling and storage in Toxoplasma gondii.

Molecular and cellular biology of the human malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum

Immunoparasitology; immunity to Trypanosoma cruzi and Chagas disease; vaccine development

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Associate Head: 

Dr. Cordula Schulz, 706-542-3515

Main office phone: 706-542-3310

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Head of the Department: Dr. Dennis Kyle