If the immune system is too weak: RESIST researchers presented what they are working on – and for whom – with a panel discussion at Herrenhausen Palace conference centre on 1st of October. Patients, their physicians and representatives of patient organisations shared their opinion on RESIST related topics. Everyone interested was invited and of course questions were welcome. About 230 guests accepted our invitation and filled the hall. It was an exciting evening concerning the topic “susceptibility to infections” based on the fields premature birth, congenital immunodeficiencies, cystic fibrosis and hepatitis.