Feldmeier and Ignatius Lab – Affiliated Scientists

Infection Epidemiology

 
 
Prof. Dr. Hermann Feldmeier
Prof. Dr. Hermann Feldmeier
PI Neglected Tropical Diseases

hermann.feldmeier(at)charite.de

Prof. Dr. Ralf Ignatius
Prof. Dr. Ralf Ignatius
PI Infection Epidemiology

ralf.ignatius@charite.de

 

 

PROJECTS

  • Morbidity assessment in tropical parasitic skin diseases
  • Control of tungiasis in the Amazon lowlands of Colombia
  • Diagnosis of scabies in resource-poor settings
  • Pathogenesis of severe tick-bite-associated dermatosis, the Cauca Province, Southwest Colombia

Projects in planning

  • „Tungiasis in East Africa-an interdisciplinary approach to understand the interactions between parasite and host” together with Dr. Jürgen Krücken, Institute of Parasitology and Tropical  Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin (FUB); Dr. Ulrike Fillinger, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Kenia (ICIPE); Prof. Dr. Charles Waiswa, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Resources, College of Veterinary Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Uganda (MAK)
  • “Transmission of hazardous pathogens through traditional treatment of tungiasis”, together with Prof. Dr. Felix Drexler, Institut für Virologie, Universität Bonn

 


LAB MEMBERS

Felix Reichert

Marlene Thielecke

Niklas Weber

Susanne Wiese

Andreas Woschke

 


PUBLICATIONS