Contact Information:

Dr. Ann-Kristin Mueller

Heidelberg University Hospital, Department for Infectious Diseases
Parasitology Unit
Im Neuenheimer Feld 324
69120 Heidelberg Germany

fon +49-6221-568284

or alternatively:


Personal website of Ann-Kristin Mueller

I am currently an independent junior group leader at the Heidelberg University Hospital, working on novel ways towards Malaria intervention. My research group consists of PhD students from Germany, the UK and India.

Besides my university research, I am a co-founder and scientific mentor of MalVa GmbH, a company focussing on vaccine development.

Current research projects:

  • Malaria
  • Biology of Plasmodium sporozoites and liver stages
  • Immunology of genetically attenuated Plasmodium parasites



Karl-Freudenberg-Preis 2006 of the Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (2006)

GlaxoSmithKline-Wissenschaftspreis 2006 of the GlaxoSmithKline Foundation (2006)

Kollegiat of the Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (2010)