Mary Lopez-Perez

Mary Lopez-Perez

Assistant professor

Member of:

  • SURFACE team

Current research

  • Human serum factors in malaria pathogenesis and parasite immuno-evasion.
  • Naturally acquired immunity to malaria in pregnant women and non-pregnant individuals.
  • The malaria-protective effect of certain hemoglobinopathies.

Fields of interest

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


Master courses 

-Inflammation and Autoimmunity, University of Copenhagen, 7.5 ECTS.

Bachelor courses 

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

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