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 diseases.Learn more about the HPI.

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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.

News

February 12, 2020: Germany's oldest medicine prize awarded

Wednesday, 12. February 2020

February 12, 2020: Martini Prize 2020 – First prize goes to Dr. Angelique Hölzemer

Press

HPI and UKE: Together against HIV

Friday, 29. November 2019

BWFG, BMBF and EKFS support interdisciplinary study with about 8.7 million euros

2019 DZIF Prizes for Translational Infection Research awarded

Thursday, 21. November 2019

HPI Research Department Head Prof. Gülşah Gabriel Awarded DZIF Prize for Translational Infection Research

Seminars

Membrane assembly of giant DNA-viruses; an electron microscopy perspective

Thursday, 27. February 2020 - 12:00

Prof. Jacomine Krijnse Locker

Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Bundesinstitut für Impfstoffe und biomedizinische Arzneimittel, Langen

Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium, HPI

How does Merkel cell polyomavirus make a neuroendocrine carcinoma?

Thursday, 12. March 2020 - 12:00

Prof. James DeCaprio

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University, Boston, USA

im Ferdinand-Bergen-Auditorium des HPI