Welcome to the Centre for Infectious Diseases, Parasitology
at Heidelberg University Medical School
Parasitology is a science at the heart of clinical medicine, epidemiology, immunology, molecular biology and biochemistry.
It deals with some of the most important infectious diseases of mankind.
Parasitology has the potential to help us understand questions regarding the complexity of life and the subtle interactions between different species.
Parasitology may provide the tools to alleviate the suffering of millions of people tricken by parasites.
Learn more about us.
Prof. Michael Lanzer, Ph. D.
„Neue Ansätze im Kampf gegen Malaria“ von Friedrich Frischknecht in RUPERTO CAROLA Ausgabe 9 (2016) Forschungsmagazin der Universität Heidelberg