Project B1-1: Improved Vaccine-mediated Protection against Plasmodium berghei Sporozoite Infections
School of Medicine, The University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
Member: May 2015 - February 2019
Doctoral representative: September 2016 - October 2017
Malaria, protein export, genetically attenuated parasite vaccine candidates
Title of PhD project
Genetically arrested Plasmodium parasites: Signatures of lasting vaccine-induced protection
Prof. Dr. Kai Matuschewski and Katja Müller
Kreutzfeld O, Grützke J, Ingmundson A, Müller K, Matuschewski K. (2021).
Absence of PEXEL-Dependent Protein Export in Plasmodium Liver Stages Cannot Be Restored by Gain of the HSP101 Protein Translocon ATPase.
Front Genet 12:742153. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2021.742153.
Kreutzfeld O, Müller K, Matuschewski K. (2017).
Engineering of Genetically Arrested Parasites (GAPs) For a Precision Malaria Vaccine.
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 7:198. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00198.