TRR179 was part of the Night of Research in Heidelberg

News


Together with the TRR209 "Liver Cancer", the TRR179 participated in the Night of Research in Heidelberg on Friday, 28.09.2018.
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( 10 | 01 | 2018 )

Cellular responses induced by a member of the Flaviviridae family

News


Zika Virus (ZIKV) is a close relative of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) and therefore, both viruses belong to the same family (Flaviviridae). However, while HCV causes a non-cytolytic chronic infection, ZIKV infections are lytic and do not persist.
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( 09 | 14 | 2018 )

Women in Science Conference in Münster in November 2018

09 | 14 | 2018

Events


The Women-in-Science Network Conference 2018 entitled ‘Decision Making in Infection and Immunity’, which is also supported by the TRR179, will be held in Munster from November 26 – 27, 2018.
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Talk of Jörg Timm in Freiburg 23/07/2018 4:15 pm

07 | 17 | 2018

Events


Jörg Timm will be in Freiburg on 23/07/2018 talking on "Viral and host adaptation in persistent infection – lessons from HBV and HCMV"
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50 years of Sonderforschungsbereiche (coordinated research centers)

News


In 2018, the program "Collaborative Research Centers" will be 50 years old.
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( 07 | 09 | 2018 )

Frontiers in Cancer Research (FCR) organized by Prof. Dr. Ursula Klingmüller and Dr. Susanne Weg-Remers

07 | 04 | 2018

Events


The conference FRONTIERS in CANCER RESEARCH 2018 which is organized by Prof. Dr. Ursula Klingmüller (Chair of the DKFZ Executive Women's Initiative; TRR179 project leader) and Dr. Susanne Weg-Remers (Vice-Chair of the DKFZ Executive Women's Initiative) provides an overview of the most exciting fields of current, interdisciplinary cancer research.
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Prize for the best poster at the TOLL 2018 Meeting in Porto, Portugal

News


We would like to congratulate Jasper Hesebeck-Brinckmann for winning the prize for the best poster at the TOLL 2018 Meeting in Porto, Portugal.
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( 06 | 22 | 2018 )

Talk of Paul Klenerman in Munich 25/06/2018 5:00 pm

06 | 20 | 2018

Events


Paul Klenerman will be in Munich on 25/06/2018 talking on "The (gradual) rise of memory inflation"
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Talk of Eberhardt Hildt in Freiburg

06 | 18 | 2018

Events


Eberhard Hildt will be in Freiburg on 18/06/2018 talking on "Infection research about hepatitis B virus: from basic research to the development of novel therapeutic strategies"
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Talk of Gregor Ebert in Munich 14/06/2018 5:00 pm

06 | 07 | 2018

Events


Gregor Ebert will be in Munich on 14/06/2018 talking on "Dying to survive: Killing infected cells to eliminate overwhelming infections"
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International Hepatitis Symposium TRR179 in Heidelberg May 16th to May 18th 2018

News


The first international symposium of the TRR179 in Heidelberg from May 17th to May 18th 2018 was a great success.
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( 06 | 07 | 2018 )

International Hepatitis Symposium TRR179 in Heidelberg May 16th to May 18th 2018

05 | 16 | 2018

Events


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Two new members associated

News


We are happy to announce that we have two novel groups associated to the TRR179.
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( 04 | 02 | 2018 )

Survival strategies

News


Life science in Heidelberg Club K
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( 02 | 20 | 2018 )

Survival Strategies

02 | 20 | 2018

Events


Heidelberg life science under discussion
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Seminar in Munich by Adelheid Cerwenka

02 | 05 | 2018

Events


Adelheid Cerwenka will be in Munich on 26/02/2018 talking on "Harnessing NK cells In viral infection and cancer"
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DFG Announces Veit Hornung as winner of 2018 Leibniz Prize

News


We are very pleased to announce that Veit Hornung, who is project leader in TRR179, has been awarded with the 2018 Leibniz Prize.
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( 01 | 08 | 2018 )

Talk of Andreas Puschnik in Munich on 08/01/2018

01 | 08 | 2018

Events


Andreas Puschnik will be in Munich on 08/01/2018 talking on "Identification of host factors for virus infections through CRISPR screens"
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Talk with Bertram Bengsch in Munich 18/12/2017

12 | 08 | 2017

Events


Bertram Bengsch will be in Munich on 18/12/2017 talking on "The many facets of T-cell exhaustion: Insights from metabolism and deep immune profiling"
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Seminar in Freiburg by Niklas Björkström

12 | 05 | 2017

Events


Niklas Björkström will be in Freiburg on 05/12/2017 talking on "Lymphocyte homeostasis in human peripheral tissue - the case of natural killer cells"
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Two "Highly Cited Researchers" within TRR179

News


With Veit Hornung, LMU Munich and Ralf Bartenschlager, Heidelberg University two scientists of the TRR179 appeared on the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2017. This is an international evaluation naming those researchers whose publication has been cited most in their respective fields.
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( 11 | 24 | 2017 )

Ceremonial opening of the CIID (Center for Integrative Infectious Disease Research)

News


Finally, the time has come: on Monday, November 14th the CIID (Centre for Integrative Infectious Disease Research) was opened and it will now be the new headquarter of TRR179 in Heidelberg.
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( 11 | 15 | 2017 )

Two TRR179 project leaders have been appointed full professors

News


We are very pleased to announce that A. Cerwenka (Heidelberg) and A. Pichlmair (Munich) have been appointed full professors.
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( 10 | 04 | 2017 )

Exchange Programm CanHepC - TRR179

News


Janine Kemming will be the first exchange student from Germany to go to Canada within exchange program CanHepC - TRR179
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( 09 | 21 | 2017 )

Origin and Evolution of Hepatitis B Viruses

News


Nackednaviruses are non-enveloped fish viruses related to hepadnaviruses
Both virus families separated from a common ancestor >400 million years ago
The envelope protein gene of hepadnaviruses emerged through two distinct processes
Hepadnaviruses mainly co-evolve with hosts while nackednaviruses jump between hosts

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( 09 | 04 | 2017 )

New Facebook account

News


We are proud to introduce our new Facebook account.
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( 07 | 11 | 2017 )

Lunch Seminar

06 | 28 | 2017

Events


Lunch Seminar in cooperation with the SFB1129 and TRR83 in Heidelberg.

We are happy to announce Prof. Dr. Ulrike Protzer from Munich as speaker of to the Lunch Seminar on June 28th 2017. More detailed information can be found here soon.

MD stipend (Heidelberg / Freiburg / München)

Jobs




IRTG Immunovirology offers one short-term fellowships (12 months) for MD students available from October 2017.
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Stress-Associated RNA Granules in Human Disease and Viral Infection

05 | 04 | 2017

Events


2nd Symposium in September 2017 in Heidelberg
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Cooperation CanHepC

News


Cooperation with the Canadian hepatitis network CanHepC started
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( 04 | 03 | 2017 )

Dirk Grimm has been appointed full professor

News


We are very pleased to announce that Prof. Dr. Dirk Grimm has been appointed full professor.
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( 03 | 01 | 2017 )

Hector Prize to Prof. Dr. Bartenschlager

News


Ralf Bartenschlager was awarded the Science Award of the Hector Foundation
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( 01 | 27 | 2017 )

TRR Kick-Off Meeting

09 | 15 | 2016

Events


Kick-off Meeting TRR179 in Heidelberg
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Lasker Award to Prof. Dr. Bartenschlager

News


Prof. Dr. Ralf Bartenschlager was honored with the Lasker-Award, the most prestigious prize for medical research within the USA.
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( 09 | 13 | 2016 )