STAT features Prof. Ribbeck’s work on mucus

Boston Globe-affiliated health and science report STAT featured Associate Professor Katharina Ribbeck’s work on mucus with an article and video on its website on January 17, 2018.

While many of us think of mucus as mere tissue fillers, Katharina Ribbeck views it differently. “Mucus really is the unsung hero that has been taming problematic pathogens for millions of years,” Ribbeck tells STAT multimedia producer Hyacinth Empinado. “It really is the battleground location of our microbial interactions.”

Read more at STAT.

Video, Hyacinth Empinado/STAT

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