*Save the Date* Heinrich Pette Lecture 2019

Guest of Honor: Prof. Ralf Bartenschlager

Place & Time: HPI, 12.9.2019 at 3pm

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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 diseases.Learn more about the HPI.

Research Teams

The Heinrich Pette Institute's research teams currently consist of six research departments, one research unit and two independent junior research groups.

For more information visit the RESEARCH Teams.


September 6, 2019: Insights into different scientific career ways

Friday, 06. September 2019

September 6, 2019: HPI Career Day was held for the third time

July 17, 2019: New HPI PhD speaker elected

Wednesday, 17. July 2019

July 17, 2019: Berfin Tuku and Johannes Jung are the new PhD representatives at the HPI


Identification of a direct interaction between NK cells and a subset of HLA class II molecules

Monday, 29. July 2019

Previously unknown interaction suggests role of HLA class II molecules as regulators of innate immune responses

The GlaxoSmithKline Foundation's "Clinical Research 2019" Science Award goes to HPI Researcher

Thursday, 04. July 2019

Dr. Stephanie Stanelle-Bertram honored for her achievements in Zika research


NK cell: Master, Monster, and Therapeutic points

Thursday, 10. October 2019 - 09:30

Dr. Zeguang Wu

Memorial Sloan Ketterin Cancer Center, New York, USA

im Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI