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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Petra Bacher

Phone: +49(0)431-500-31005
Institute: Institute of Clinical Molecular Biology (IKMB) / Kiel University (CAU), Institute of Immunology (IfI) / University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH)
Address: Rosalind-Franklin-Str. 12, 24105 Kiel
Group: Junior Research Group Intestinal Immune Regulation

Petra Bacher is principle investigator of project 1 and junior professor for Immunology and Immunogenetics.

Special fields:

  • Immune tolerance
  • Antigen-specific Th cell response
  • Intestinal Immune Regulation

Project-related publications

Selection of cross-reactive T cells by commensal and food-derived yeasts drives cytotoxic TH1 cell responses in Crohn’s disease.

Gabriela Rios Martini, Ekaterina Tikhonova, Elisa Rosati, Meghan Bialt DeCelie, Laura Katharina Sievers, Florian Tran, Matthias Lessing, Arne Bergfeld, Sophia Hinz, Susanna Nikolaus, Julia Kümpers, Anna Matysiak, Philipp Hofmann, Carina Saggau, Stephan Schneiders, Ann-Kristin Kamps, Gunnar Jacobs, Wolfgang Lieb, Jochen Maul, Britta Siegmund, Barbara Seegers, Holger Hinrichsen, Hans-Heinrich Oberg, Daniela Wesch, Stefan Bereswill, Markus M Heimesaat, Jan Rupp, Olaf Kniemeyer, Axel A Brakhage, Sascha Brunke, Bernhard Hube, Konrad Aden, Andre Franke, Iliyan D Iliev, Alexander Scheffold, Stefan Schreiber, Petra Bacher

Nature medicine
2023

Low-Avidity CD4+ T Cell Responses to SARS-CoV-2 in Unexposed Individuals and Humans with Severe COVID-19.

Petra Bacher, Elisa Rosati, Daniela Esser, Gabriela Rios Martini, Carina Saggau, Esther Schiminsky, Justina Dargvainiene, Ina Schröder, Imke Wieters, Yascha Khodamoradi, Fabian Eberhardt, Maria J G T Vehreschild, Holger Neb, Michael Sonntagbauer, Claudio Conrad, Florian Tran, Philip Rosenstiel, Robert Markewitz, Klaus-Peter Wandinger, Max Augustin, Jan Rybniker, Matthias Kochanek, Frank Leypoldt, Oliver A Cornely, Philipp Koehler, Andre Franke, Alexander Scheffold

Immunity (Cambridge, Mass.)
2020

Human Anti-fungal Th17 Immunity and Pathology Rely on Cross-Reactivity against Candida albicans.

Petra Bacher, Thordis Hohnstein, Eva Beerbaum, Marie Röcker, Matthew G Blango, Svenja Kaufmann, Jobst Röhmel, Patience Eschenhagen, Claudia Grehn, Kathrin Seidel, Volker Rickerts, Laura Lozza, Ulrik Stervbo, Mikalai Nienen, Nina Babel, Julia Milleck, Mario Assenmacher, Oliver A Cornely, Maren Ziegler, Hilmar Wisplinghoff, Guido Heine, Margitta Worm, Britta Siegmund, Jochen Maul, Petra Creutz, Christoph Tabeling, Christoph Ruwwe-Glösenkamp, Leif E Sander, Christoph Knosalla, Sascha Brunke, Bernhard Hube, Olaf Kniemeyer, Axel A Brakhage, Carsten Schwarz, Alexander Scheffold

Regulatory T Cell Specificity Directs Tolerance versus Allergy against Aeroantigens in Humans.

Petra Bacher, Frederik Heinrich, Ulrik Stervbo, Mikalai Nienen, Marco Vahldieck, Christina Iwert, Katrin Vogt, Jutta Kollet, Nina Babel, Birgit Sawitzki, Carsten Schwarz, Stefan Bereswill, Markus M Heimesaat, Guido Heine, Gabriele Gadermaier, Claudia Asam, Mario Assenmacher, Olaf Kniemeyer, Axel A Brakhage, Fátima Ferreira, Michael Wallner, Margitta Worm, Alexander Scheffold

Participating Institutes