The HPI

The institute's mission statement: „The HPI investigates the biology of human pathogenic viruses. It is our aim to unravel the molecular mechanisms that control viral life cycles and virus induced pathogenesis. This research will provide novel targets and therapeutic approaches for established and emerging viral disease.

More information about THE HPI.

Change in the Board of Directors

On January 1, 2015 Prof. Dr. Thomas Dobner started his second period as scientific director at the HPI. His new deputy is Prof. Dr. Wolfram Brune.

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The HPI against Ebola

For months, the outbreak of the Ebola virus holds the world in suspense. The HPI has been used to combat the dangerous Ebola virus locally in Africa.

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Research Units

The Heinrich Pette Institute's research teams currently consist of four reserach units, three reserach groups and three independent junior research groups.

For more information visit the RESEARCH Teams.

News

5. Januar 2015: Wechsel im Vorstand des Heinrich-Pette-Institutes

Monday, 05. January 2015

5. Januar 2015: Wechsel im Vorstand des Heinrich-Pette-Institutes - Prof. Wolfram Brune zum neuen Stellvertreter des Wissenschaftlichen Direktors gewählt und Wiederwahl von Prof. Thomas Dobner

December 16, 2014: Talk "Nachwuchsförderung und Mentorinnenprogramm der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft"

Monday, 08. December 2014

December 16, 2014: Talk "Nachwuchsförderung und Mentorinnenprogramm der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft"

Press

Fortschritt in der Ebola-Forschung

Monday, 02. March 2015

Heinrich-Pette-Institut, Leibniz-Institut für Experimentelle Virologie: Neues Mausmodell zur besseren Erforschung der Ebola-Infektion generiert

Neuer Leibniz-Forschungsverbund zu Infektionskrankheiten nimmt seine Arbeit auf

Tuesday, 13. January 2015

Die Leibniz-Gemeinschaft fördert den neuen Leibniz-Forschungsverbund „INFECTIONS´21 – Transmission Control of Infections in the 21th Century“

Seminars

Retrovirus and Leukemia: Lessons Learned

Thursday, 09. April 2015 - 15:15

Carol Stocking, PhD

Heinrich Pette Institute, Retroviral Pathogenesis

im Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI

Hyperacute HIV Infection: Insights from the heart of the African AIDS epidemic

Thursday, 16. April 2015 - 15:15

Prof. Bruce Walker

Director, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, USA

im Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI