Cellular responses induced by a member of the Flaviviridae family

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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 )

50 years of Sonderforschungsbereiche (coordinated research centers)

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

Prize for the best poster at the TOLL 2018 Meeting in Porto, Portugal

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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 )

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

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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 )

Two new members associated

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

Survival strategies

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

DFG Announces Veit Hornung as winner of 2018 Leibniz Prize

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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 )

Two "Highly Cited Researchers" within TRR179

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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)

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

Cooperation CanHepC

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

Dirk Grimm has been appointed full professor

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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

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

Lasker Award to Prof. Dr. Bartenschlager

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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 )