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Isabel Wilhelm

Isabel Wilhelm is a research scientist at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies.

A Novel Mechanism Of B Cell Activation By Bacteria

The bacterial species Burkholderia ambifaria belongs to the Burkholderia cepacia complex, a group of related bacterial strains, which can cause opportunistic infections in immunocompromised hosts. These bacteria produce various virulence factors, among which are soluble carbohydrate-binding proteins, so-called lectins. The […]