Project

Hsp70 in host-microbial interactions

Duration
01 January 2009 → 30 December 2011
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Microbiology
    • Systems biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Microbiology
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Microbiology
Keywords
microbial interaction
 
Project description

This project will use new gnotobiotic model systems for in-depth study of the mechanisms of interaction between host and microorganisms. These models will be used to study the innate immune system and in particular the ability to prime the immune system of aquatic larvae