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Malaria 2: Frischknecht


Our team: (from left standing) front: Julia Sattler (Postdoc), Saskia Egarter (Postdoc, alumna), Hannah Fleckenstein (MSc student, alumna), Serina Khater (RISE Student, alumna), Julia Aktories (MD student, alumna), Léanne Strauß (student assistant), mid: Benjamin Spreng (PhD student), Henriette Prinz (MD student, alumna), Jessica Kehrer (lab manager), Catherine Moreau (PhD student, alumna), Freddy Frischknecht (group leader), Rebekka Weber (MSc student, alumna), Katharina Quadt (Postdoc), back: Laura Paardekooper (Erasmus student, alumna), Markus Ganter (Postdoc, alumnus), Dennis Klug (PhD student, alumnus), Mirko Singer (PhD student, alumnus), Ross Douglas (Postdoc), Konrad Beyer (PhD student, alumnus), not in the picture: Marek Cyrklaff (Senior Postdoc), Carolina Matos (Postdoc), Miriam Reinig (lab manager), Johanna Ripp (PhD student).



  Introduction by Way of YouTube           

Science Match 2016     SFB1129 TP 01 Frischknecht/Spatz    Collective Migration




Job offers


We have currently open positions for medical doctoral students as well as master students. We always welcome PhD students and postdocs who bring their own funding. If you are interested in working in a highly interactive team within an interdisciplinary environment using reverse genetic approaches, state-of-the-art microscopy techniques and are not afraid of new challenges and biophysical methods, please send us your CV, 2 letters of recommendation and a one page statement of motivation within a single pdf. We usually have some vacancies for short term stays of a minimum of 6 weeks. For those send an informal enquiry to "fratsch(at)gmail.com"




  • SFB1129:


  • Cell Networks:


  • Life cycle: 



  • Walt Disney's classic "The winged scourge":



  • BBC documentary on malaria (part 1 of 6)):


  • 2007 documentary:


  • "Dr. Seuss On Malaria: This is Ann"

             download pdf

  • Art and malaria:



  • Music and malaria:



         https://www.youtube.com/watch?<wbr>v=UIkA628zqsw (Stieber Twins-Malaria)


  • Others:


   The Elements – by Tom Lehrer, Copenhagen, 1967

   Barcelona against Alzheimer's, cancer and diabetes


       Baden-Württemberg promotional movie


       EMBL student symposia         


      The Hartmut Hoffmann-Berling International Graduate School (HBIGS)     


       The homepage for EMBL-Alumni



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