• Standard methods of molecular biology and biochemistry
    • Quantitative Real-time PCR
    • FACS
    • Generation and purification of recombinant proteins
    • Fluorescence and Light Microscopy
    • Standard methods of virology
    • Generation of recombinant influenza viruses by reverse genetics technique
    • Cell culture
    • Immunohistochemical stainings and analysis of organs
    • Mouse model to study virus pathogenicity (under Biosafety levels 2, 3 and 3+)
    • Guinea pig model to study virus transmission (under Biosafety levels 2, 3 and 3+)

        Recent Publications

        Dreier C, Resa-Infante P, Thiele S, Stanelle-Bertram S, Walendy-Gnirß K, Speiseder T, Preuss A, Müller Z, Klenk HD, Stech J, Gabriel G (2019). Mutations in the H7 HA and PB1 genes of avian influenza a viruses increase viral pathogenicity and contact transmission in guinea pigs. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2019;8(1):1324-1336.

        Hartmann W, Brunn ML, Stetter N, Gagliani N, Muscate F, Stanelle-Bertram S, Gabriel G, Breloer M (2019). Helminth Infections Suppress the Efficacy of Vaccination against Seasonal Influenza. Cell Rep. 2019 Nov 19;29(8):2243-2256.e4.

        Klingen TR, Loers J, Stanelle-Bertram S, Gabriel G, McHardy AC (2019). Structures and functions linked to genome-wide adaptation of human influenza A viruses. Sci Rep. 2019 Apr 18;9(1):6267.