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.Learn more about the HPI.

Ann M. Arvin honored with Heinrich Pette Lecture

This year's lecture was held by the renowned virologist Ann M. Arvin.

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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

July 1, 2015: Prof. Ann M. Arvin honored with Heinrich Pette Lecture

Tuesday, 14. July 2015

July 1, 2015: Virologist from Stanford speaks about her research on the field of Varicella zoster virus (VZV) pathogenesis

June 29, 2015: Prof. Marcus Altfeld honored with Heinz-Ansmann-Preis für AIDS-Forschung

Monday, 29. June 2015

June 29, 2015: Head of HPI research unit Virus Immunology receives award

Press

Neue Erkenntnisse zur Evolution des Ebola-Virus und zum Verlauf der Epidemie in Westafrika.

Wednesday, 17. June 2015

Wissenschaftler des EU-Projekts „EVIDENT“ untersuchten rund 180 Patientenproben aus der Ebola-Epidemie in Westafrika

Neues Virus bei Rindern in Deutschland entdeckt

Monday, 04. May 2015

Heinrich-Pette-Institut, Leibniz-Institut für Experimentelle Virologie: Bislang unbekanntes Virus weist nahe genetische Verwandtschaft zum humanpathogenen Hepatitis C-Virus auf

Seminars

Erreger unter Superlupen - Podiumsdiskussion

Monday, 07. September 2015 - 19:00

Grußwort: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. E.h. Edwin J. Kreuzer

Podium: Prof. Dr. Marylyn Addo, Prof. Dr. Rudi Balling, Prof. Dr. Kay Grünewald, Dr. Dr. Matthias Wilmanns

Moderation:…

Lipids Go Viral: Virus-Host Interactions in Hepatitis C Virus Replication

Thursday, 10. September 2015 - 15:15

Eva Herker

HCV Replikation

im Ferdinanad-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI