Laureate Dr. Med. Sebastian Zundler

The Jung Foundation for Science and Research awards the budding gastroenterologist from Erlangen Dr. med. Sebastian Zundler the Ernst Jung Career Advancement Award for Medical Research 2019. He receives the endowment for his research project on the importance of intestinal tissue-resident memory T cells, (tissue resident memory = TRM abbreviated) in the development and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease. With a total price of 210,000 euros, the foundation is supporting Zundler's project over a period of three years, to further research this type of cell with the goal to discover future therapeutic approaches. Read more...