Organisation profile

Head of Department: Prof. Dr. Jean-Claude Dujardin

Mission: to generate, disseminate and apply scientific knowledge on pathogens and vectors of tropical infectious diseases, and to develop tools for their diagnosis, surveillance and control.

Spear points:

• Pathogen diversity, using different ‘omic’ approaches
• Molecular basis of pathogen adaptation and evolution strategies
• Tools for diagnosis, surveillance and control of disease
• Dynamics of pathogen transmission
• Ecological basis for sustainable control or elimination of diseases


Contact information

Nationalestraat 155

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