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  • FunHoMic
    Deciphering the fungus-host-microbiota interplay
    to improve the management of fungal infections
  • Funhomic 1ST Autumn School
    From 10/21/2019 to 10/25/2019
    Event location : HKI, Jena, Germany
  • Candida albicans colonies alkalinize their environment and produces hyphae
    - except in close proximity to each other (Citation: The novel Candida albicans
    transporter Dur31 Is a multi-stage pathogenicity factor.
    Mayer FL, Wilson D, Jacobsen ID, Miramón P, Große K, Hube B. PLoS Pathog.
  • Candida albicans yeast and hyphae colonizing oral epithelial cells.
  • Candida albicans hyphae endocytosed by oral epithelial cells
    (Citation: Oral epithelial cells orchestrate innate type 17 responses to
    Candida albicans through the virulence factor candidalysin. Verma AH,
    Richardson JP, Zhou C, Coleman BM, Moyes DL, Ho J, Huppler AR, Ramani K,
    McGeachy MJ, Mufazalov IA, Waisman A, Kane LP, Biswas PS, Hube B, Naglik JR,
    Gaffen SL. Sci Immunol. 2017 Nov 3;2(17).pii: eaam8834.)
  • FunHoMic Lay Summaries
    FunHoMic Lay summaries are available in multiple languages
Early Stage Researchers (ESR) Projects

Early Stage Researchers (ESR) Projects

13 ESRs will be trained on fungal pathogenesis, immunology, microbial ecology and ‘omics' technologies in FunHoMic. PhD postions are available.