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Principal Investigator: Alexandra Nieters, Center for Chronic Immunodeficiency, Freiburg

Researchers: Anne-Sophie Stöhlker (IMBI and FDM)


On the basis of the airway infection susceptibility study (AWIS-study) the follow-up study AWIS Plus is concerned with a comparative examination of infection-prone (cases) and not affected individuals (controls) respective lifestyle and environmental factors as well as comorbidities. Moreover, the frequencies of distinct alleles in cases and controls are analysed exploratory.

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