Announcement Archive

Announcement Archive

News Archive

17. May 2018

Doctoral awards of the HZI and MHH for Daniel Todt

Daniel Todt, scientist at the Research Group Virus Transmission at the Institute for Experimental Virology, received the Doctoral award of the Hannover Medical School for his research on the hepatitis E virus on May 8, 2018....


13. April 2018

Impact of the immometabolism on the defence against tuberculosis

Dass der Fettsäurestoffwechsel die Funktion bestimmter Immunzellen beeinflusst – beispielsweise von T-Zellen – ist inzwischen bekannt und belegt. Aber welche konkrete Bedeutung haben Veränderungen im Metabolismus von Immunzellen...


06. April 2018

New immunization strategie against tuberculosis

Infektionen mit Mycobacterium tuberculosis gehören weltweit zu den häufigsten Todesursachen. Jedes Jahr infizieren sich nach Erhebungen der Weltgesundheitsorganisation WHO über zehn Millionen Menschen mit den Bakterien – etwa...


27. March 2018

New diagnostic approach for meningoencephalitis by biomarkers

Unser Gehirn ist ein Hochsicherheitstrakt, das mit der Blut-Hirn-Schranke eine sehr effektive Barriere gegen Schadstoffe und Krankheitserreger errichtet hat. Trotzdem kann diese überwunden werden: Beispielsweise vom ...


19. February 2018

New adjuvants derived from myxobacteria - HiLF stipend for Jenny Kühne

Dendritic Cells are of central importance for our immune system as they bridge the innate and the adaptive arm of our immunity. Not only are they very complex and of fascinating functional plasticity, Dendritic Cells are also...


09. February 2018

New treatment approach for hepatitis E infections in pregnant women

Hepatitis E virus infections are usually subclinical and are considered as an underrated disease by physicians. The number of infections worldwide is estimated at 20 million infected people per year. In our latitudes, primarily...


09. January 2018

Hepatitis therapy: balance between defence and regeneration via Kupffer cells

An inflammation of the liver can have different causes: besides infections with hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV), also other viruses such as cytomegalovirus (CMV) are able to trigger acute hepatitis. Sometimes...


Displaying results 15 to 21 out of 132