Mary Lopez-Perez

Mary Lopez-Perez

Associate Professor

Member of:

  • SURFACE team

Current research

  • Effector functions of malaria antigen-specific antibodies.
  • Naturally acquired immunity to malaria in pregnant women and children.
  • Haemoglobinopathies and PfEMP1.

Fields of interest

  • Naturally acquired immunity to P. falciparum and P. vivax malaria.
  • Immuno-evasion and pathogenesis of malaria.
  • Malaria parasite biology and host-parasite interaction.
  • Controlled human malaria infection and immune response.


Master courses 

-Chronic Inflammation. From Basic Research to Therapy, University of Copenhagen, 7.5 ECTS.

Bachelor courses 

-Cellular and Molecular Immunology, University of Copenhagen, 7.5 ECTS.

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