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.
The Heinrich Pette Institute's research teams currently consist of five research units, two research groups and three independent junior research groups.
For more information visit the RESEARCH Teams.
Save the Date: Heinrich Pette Lecture
The next Heinrich Pette Lecture will take place on June 30, 2017. Our guest will be the virologist Charles M. Rice (Rockefeller University).
Pregnancy-related immune adaptation promotes the emergence of highly virulent H1N1 influenza strains in allogenically pregnant mice
Heinrich Pette Institute: Study reveals surprising effect of RUNX1
April 27, 2017: Girls and boys experienced the life as a scientist
April 5, 2017: „Provirex“ project honored with award „Innovationspreis der BioRegionen“
Prof. Ofer Mandelboim
Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, BioMedical Research Institute Israel-Canada of the Faculty of Medicine (IMRIC), Hebrew University Hadassah Medical…
Prof. Daniela Ribeiro
Institute of Biomedicine – iBiMED University of Aveiro, Portugal
im Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI