Forschungszentrum Borstel
Forschungszentrum Borstel


Priority Research Area Asthma and Allergy

Frank  Petersen

Prof. Dr. Frank Petersen

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We are focused on the analysis of pathophysiological processes in the effector phase of chronic inflammatory processes in the lung and skin. We are investigating the regulatory principles and mechanisms underlying the interaction of mast cells and neutrophils in the pathogenesis of asthma and autoantibody-mediated inflammation.