Kliniken &… Institute Zentrum für… Abteilung… Willkommen Seminare

CIID Seminar Series

Heidelberg Virology Seminar

Supported by the Chica and Heinz Schaller Foundation Heidelberg
and the Collaborative Research Center SFB 1129

Tuesdays at 5.15 p.m., SR003/004, CIID


1st week of the month: Guest speaker hosted by Parasitology

2nd week of the month: Internal CIID seminar

3rd week of the month: Guest speaker hosted by Molecular Virology

4th week of the month: Guest speaker hosted by Virology

Next Seminars

Next seminars:

July 23: no seminar

July 30: Beatrice Bodega, INGM Milano: Transposable Elements dynamics regulate human T cell biology



  • June 27, 2024: Marlene Dreux, Lyon: Antiviral response by Plasmacytoid dendritic cells against virally-infected cells 
  • June 18, 2024,15.30-18.00: Tilman Friedland, BioNTech: mRNA vaccines: development - status - beyond
  • June 18, 2024: Ivan Nikolay Zheludev, Stanford University: Viroid-like colonists of human microbiomes
  • June 17, 2024: John Schoggins, Dallas: Interferon-mediated antiviral strategies in humans, bats, and beyond 
  • May 28, 2024: Beatriz Escudero, BNI Hamburg: From the bench to the field: the study of emerging zoonotic viruses
  • May 21, 2024: Ben Hale, Zürich: Type I Interferon Autoantibodies and Severe Viral Disease
  • May 7, 2024: Philipp Olias, Gießen: The reprogramming and exploitation of host cells by transforming Theileria parasites 
  • April 16, 2024: Norbert Tautz, Lübeck: Temporal regulation of polyprotein function in pestiviruses -  how to switch between RNA replication and virion morphogenesis 
  • April 23, 2024: Elena Jimenez Ruiz, Munich: Conoid Methylation: A Key Player in Motility Initiation in Toxoplasma gondii
  • March 26, 2024: Brad Jones, New York: Engaging cellular immunity to cure HIV
  • March 19, 2024: Karim Majzoub, Montpellier: Deltavirus infection in human and animal hosts
  • March 5, 2024: Christoph Grevelding, Gießen – Schistosome sex matters: peeking through the RNAseq keyhole on the dangerous love affair of a unique blood fluke
  • February 27, 2024: Andreas Schlitzer, Bonn: Spatial-temporal regulation of mononuclear phagocyte function during health and disease
  • February 20: Meike Dittmann, New York: From Innate Responses to Transmission Dynamics: Insights into Respiratory Virus Defense and Viral Antagonism 
  • February 6: Benjamin Mordmüller, Nijmegen: vaccines with impact
  • January 30, 2024: Florian Klein, Cologne: Exploring humoral immunity to prevent and treat infectious diseases
  • January 23, 2024: Joey Verdi, Heidelberg: Using the unique antibody response to trypanosome parasites to… prevent opioid overdose?
  • January 16, 2024: Thomas Pietschmann, Hannover: “Transcriptional dynamics of primary human lung cells acutely infected by respiratory syncytial virus”

November 27, 2023: Matthias Lichterfeld, Boston: ‘Immune selection of HIV-1 reservoir cells'

November 28, 2023: Dominik Niopek, Heidelberg: ‘Engineering Precision Control of CRISPR Effectors’

November 7, 2023: Photini Sinnis, Baltimore: "When is an Infected Mosquito an Infectious Mosquito?"

October 31, 2023: Gran Logan, Sydney, on ‘Obstacles and potential benefits of antibodies to AAV capsids - the Sydney experience stemming from SMA gene therapy’

October 24, 2023: Mathias Munschauer, Würzburg, on ‚An RNA-centric perspective on respiratory RNA viruses‘

October 10, 2023: Hanna Lotter, Bernhard-Nocht-Institute Hamburg, on ‘Myeloid cells and sex difference in parasitic diseases’June 27, 2023: Thomas Otto, Glasgow: Exploring host-pathogen interaction with single cell transcriptomics - What are we missing?

June 20, 2023: Eike Steinmann, Ruhr-University Bochum: ‘Molecular Mechanisms of Hepatitis E Virus Replication’

June 6, 2023: Gary Ward, University of Vermont: ‘A multiscale approach to understanding the motility of Toxoplasma tachyzoites’

May 30, 2023: Mohsan Saeed, NEIDL/Boston University: ‘Defining viral and host factors of SARS-CoV-2 pathogenesis’

May 16, 2023: Nihal Altan-Bonnet, NIH: ‚What Viruses do to Infect YOU!‘

May 9, 2023: Internal CIID seminar: Markus Ganter & Marco Binder

May 2, 2023: Michael Elbaum, Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel, on ‚New methods of electron cryo-tomography and their application to the Plasmodium asexual cell cycle‘

April 25, 2023: Nicolas Chaumont, Montreal: ‘Characterization of HIV reservoirs’

April 18, 2023: Christine Goffinet, Berlin: Interferon, drugs and viral antagonism: A complex triad in SARS-CoV-2 therapy and HIV-1 cure

April 4, 2023: Florence Margottin-Gouget, Paris: ‘Molecular conflict between HUSH and divergent lentiviral proteins of the Vpr/Vpx family’

March 28, 2023: Simone Reber, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology: ‘Microtubule dynamics: functional adaptation to temperature’

March 21, 2023: Heinrich Hoffmann, Rockefeller University New York: A tale of betrayal: TMEM41B's role in flavivirus and coronavirus replication

March 14, 2023: CIID Seminar: Alessia Ruggieri & Vibor Laketa

February 28, 2023: Axel Roers, Heidelberg: ‘Immune mis-regulation resulting from aberrant chronic activation of cell-intrinsic anti-viral immunity’

February 21, 2023: Eric Westhof, Strasbourg: The 5'UTR RNA in coronaviruses and initiation of translation’

February 14, 2023: Marina Lusic, Heidelberg: ‘HIV-1 integration and latency in microglia, brain reservoir cells’

February 7, 2023: Nicolai Siegel, LMU Munich: ‘The benefit of being different: understanding cell-to-cell heterogeneity in pathogens’

January 31, 2023: Ulrike Lange, Hamburg: Crosstalk between proviral and human DNA in chronic HIV-1 infection

January 17, 2023: Martin Beer, Greifswald: Panzootic highly pathogenic avian influenza - what has changed?

  • January 18: Wolfgang Schamel, Freiburg: Blocking the virus-induced translation shutdown in CoV-infected cells
  • January 25: 2022: Joachim Rocklöv, Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg: Infectious Disease and Climate Change
  • February 15, 2022: Barbara Rehermann, NIH: Immunology of chronic hepatitis B and D: beyond virus specific T cells
  • February 22, 2022: Chase Beisel, HIRI Würzburg: From CRISPR biology to versatile technologies
  • March 15, 2022: Björn Mexer, Magdeburg: Defective viral particles: what we have learned from RNAs and proteins – a work in progress’
  • March 26, 2022: Oliver T. Keppler, LMU Munich: CD32 drives autoantibody-enhanced trogocytosis to facilitate HIV-1 infection of resting CD4 T cells
  • May 17, 2022: Michael Diamond, St. Louis: ‘Innate and adaptive immune protection against emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants’
  • June 7, 2022: Tal Amon, Oxford: ‘Spatiotemporal regulation of adaptive immune responses’
  • June 21,2022: Justin Bailey, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore: ‘Convergent evolution of human bNAb lineages associated with control of HCV infection’
  • September 20: Lars-Anders Carlsson, Umea. ‘In situ structural studies of the different replication strategies used by enteroviruses and alphaviruses’
  • October 18: Pietro Scaturro, Hamburg: Orthogonal proteomics to unlock (Re-)Emerging viruses
  • October 25: Jonathan Carn, Cleveland:Control of HIV latency and reactivation in T-cells and microglia cells: Two sides of the same coin
  • November 15: Georg Wolff, EMBL Heidelberg: Cellular cryo-tomography of nidovirus replication organelles
  • November 29: Stephen Goff, Columbia University New York: Silencing of Retroviral DNA Expression Before and After Integration.
  • 26.01.2021
    Mamuka Kvaratskhelia, University of Colorado, Denver
    "HIV-1 capsid: why flexibility is important"
  • 02.02.2021
    Jude Przyborski, Gießen
    "What a knob: Co-chaperone involvement in host cell modification by malaria parasites"
  • 23.02.2021
    Brinda Emu, Yale University, New Haven
    "HIV and cancer"
  • 23.03.2021
    Frauke Mücksch, Rockefeller University, New York
    "Human antibody responses against Sars-CoV-2"
  • 30.03.2021
    Florian Krammer, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
    "Antibody responses to Sars-CoV-2 infection and vaccination"
  • 01.04.2021
    John Schoggins,
    "Host-based antiviral mechanisms targeting coronaviruses and flaviviruses"
  • 20.04.2021
    Volker Thiel, Bern
    "Sars-CoV-2: from genome to function"
  • 27.04.2021
    Xu Tan, Bejing
    "Proteomics and functional genomics of virus-host interaction"
  • 06.-07.05.2021:
  • International symposium of SFB1129
  • 18.05.2021
    Paul Ahlquist, Madison
    "Mechanistic insights from structure-function studies of positive-strand RNA virus replication complexes"
  • 27.05.2021
    Erwin Fodor, Oxford
    "The multifunctional RNA polymerase of influenza virus"
  • 15.06.2021
    Jean-Laurent Casanova, New York
    "Genetic and immunological causes of life-threatening COVID-19"
  • 28.06.2021
    Morgan Huse, New York
    "Mechanoregulation of lymphocyte cytotoxicity"
  • 29.06.2021
    David Jacques, Sydney                                                                                                                                "Navigating the Nups: how HIV mediates its own nuclear entry"  
  • September 21, 2021                                                                                                                                      Konstantin Sparrer, Ulm: "Sars-CoV-2 versus innate immunity
  • September 28, 2021                                                                                                                                            Seema Lakdawala, Pittsburgh: "Visualizing Influenza virus assembly"
  • October 19, 2021                                                                                                                                                   Akiko Iwasaki, Yale University: "Immune reactions to Sars-CoV-2"
  • October 26, 2021                                                                                                                                                   Peter Mullen, USC: "Metabolic sensing in viral infections"
  • November 30, 2021                                                                                                                                                   Stefanie Karst, University of Florida: "Host and microbial regulation of Norovirus pathogenesis"


  • 15.12.2020
    Thomas Decker, Wien
    "A new look at interferon signalling"
  • 01.12.2020
    Matthias Garten, Bethesda
    "Transport at the Malaria-red blood cell interface"
  • 29.09.2020
    Stephanie Pfänder, Bochum
    "Coronavirus immune control and stability"
  • 25.02.2020
    Jason Mercer, Birmingham UK
    "28h later: Pox viruses manipulate cell motility to promote viral spread"
  • 18.02.2020
    Thomas Pietschmann, Hannover
    "Heterogeneity and plasticity: keys for HCV vaccine research"
  • 29.01.2020
    Maria Joao Amorin, Oeiras
    "Dialogue between membrane-bound and liquid organelles during Influenza A virus infection"
  • 21.01.2020
    Marco Vignuzzi, Paris
    "Experimental and comutational approaches to predict or alter virus evolution and population dynamics"
  • 10.12.2019 – CIID Seminar
    Viet Loan Dao Thi, Virology Heidelberg
    "Hepatitis E Virus: enveloped or non-enveloped, which is more appealing?"
  • 10.12.2019
    Daniel Sauter, Ulm
    "Inhibition of viral glycoprotein processing by guanylate binding proteins 2 and 5"
  • 26.11.2019
    Musa Mhlanga, Cape Town
    "The epigenetics of innate immune memory"
  • 19.11.2019 – CIID Seminar
    Barbara Müller, Virology Heidelberg
    "The Ins and Outs of HIV-1"
  • 13.09.2019
    Jan Carette, Stanford
    "Genetic dissection of host factors essential for viral pathogens"
  • 28.05.2019
    Anette Oxenius, ETH Zürich
    "Regulation of adaptive immunity in face of chronic viral infection"
  • 23.04 2019
    Lars Dölken, Würzburg
    "scSLAM-seq and GRAND-SLAM reveal core features of the intrinsic immune response in single virus infected cells"
  • 02.04.2019
    Nathalie Grandvaux, Montreal
    "Role of redox metabolism in the regulation of the antiviral response"
  • 26.03.2019
    Peter Cherepanov, London
    "No loose ends, or how retroviruses integrate"
  • 26.02.2019
    Matthias Fischer, Max Planck Institute for Medical Research Heidelberg
    "Genomic approaches for unraveling host-virophage coevolution in protozoa"
  • 19.02.2019
    Thomas Hönen, Greifswald
    "Studying the molecular biology of filoviruses with reverse genetics"
  • 29.01.2019
    Jeroen Kortekaas, Wageningen
    "Rift Valley Fever"
  • 18.09.2018
    Hisashi Akiyama, Boston
    "Innate immune activation in HIV infection"
  • 03.07.2018
    John Doorbar, Cambridge
  • 29.05.2018
    Vincent Parissi, Bordeaux
  • 24.04.2018
    Harald Wodrich, Bordeaux
    "In vivo labeling of adenovirus DNA identifies Chromatin anchoring and biphasic Genome replication"
  • 26.03.2018
    Jan Münch, Ulm
    "Exploiting the human peptidome for novel antiviral and anticancer agents"
  • 13.03.2018
    Bryan Cullen, Duke University
    "Viral epitranscriptomics"
  • 06.02.2018
    Florian Greten
    "Inflammatory signalling in early and late stages of tumorigenesis"
  • 30.01.2018
    Kashif Sadiq, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies
    "Modelling Protease-triggered activation of HIV-1"
  • 07.11.2017
    Denise Galloway
    "Preventive and therapeutic approaches for DNA Tumor viruses"
  • 17.10.2017
    Peter Sarnow
    "Role of miRNA122 and circular RNA in the HCV life cycle"
  • 10.10.2017
    Dahai Luo
    "Biogenesis and detection of flaviviral RNA"
  • 09.10.2017
    Eric O. Freed, Frederick
    "HIV-1 assembly and maturation"
  • 19.09.2017
    Eelco van Anken
    "ER stress and homeostasis"
  • 05.09.2017
    Nicolas Locker
    "Unraveling the multifacted regulation of mRNA life by norovirus"
  • 18.07.2017
    Stefan Wieland
  • 20.06.2017
    Alexander Ploss
    "New insights into the biology of HEV and HDV host tropism"
  • 25.04.2017
    Andrew Griffiths, Paris
    "High-throughput single cell Analysis"
  • 20.04.2017
    Roberto Cattaneo
    "Insights into measles virus biology"
  • 18.04.2017
    Adolfo Garcia-Sastre, New York
    "Influenza virus host interactions"
  • 11.04.2017
    Melanie Ott, San Francisco
    "Epigenetic control of HIV latency"
  • 14.03.2017
    Antonio Bertoletti
    "Engineering T-cells for the therapy of chronic HBV infection"
  • 28.02.2017
    Yves Gaudin, Gif-sur-Yvette
    "Rabies virus replication factories are membrane-less organelles"
  • 12.12.2016
    Peter Nagy, Lexington
    "Assembly of tombovirus replicase"
  • 06.12.2016
    Luka Cicin-Sain, Braunschweig
    "Strategies for optimizing anti-tumoral CMV based vectors".
  • 02.12.2016
    Petr Chlanda, Bethesda
    "Influenza Virus hemagglutinin: to fuse or to break trying"
  • 08.11.2016
    Alexander Hoffmann, Los Angeles
    "Dynamics and noise of NFkappaB signalling"
  • 25.10.2016
    Melanie Brinkmann, Braunschweig
    "Evasion of type I IFN Response by CMV"
  • 18.10.2016
    Terry Dermody, Pittsburgh
    "A neural targeting receptor for reovirus"
  • 11.10.2016
    Hal Drakesmith, Oxford
    "The role of iron and hepcidin in global health and antiviral immunity"
  • 04.10.2016
    Michael Weekes, Cambridge
    "Insights into CMV immune evasion from quantitative multiplexed proteomics"
  • 27.09.2016
    Gunnar Schotta, Munich
    "Chromatin based restriction of endogenous retroviruses"
  • 15.09.2016
    Wesley Sundquist, Salt Lake City
    "Mechanistic studies of the ESCRT pathway"
  • 06.09.2016
    Adam Grundhoff, Hamburg
  • 29.07.2016
    Tim Lämmermann, Freiburg
    "Innate immune cell Dynamics at sites of inflammation and infection"
  • 12.07.2016
    John Ziehbuhr
    "Nidovirales: special enzymes for very special viruses"
  • 05.07.2016
    Julie Pfeiffer
    "How gut microbes enhance virus infectivity"
  • 29.06.2016
    Charles M. Rice
    "HCV and beyond"
  • 21.06.2016
    Christian Drosten, Bonn
    "Coronavirus evolution"
  • 31.05.2016
    Hendrik Streeck, Essen
    "T follicular helper cells in chronic HIV-1 infection"
  • 19.04.2016
    Martin Schwemmle
    "Reverse genetics of bat influenza viruses"
  • 22.03.2016
    Musa Mhlanga, Pretoria
    "A tale of two lncRNAs in infection and immunity"
  • 15.03.2016
    Ian Goodfellow, Cambridge
    "Control of innate immune response in  Norovirus infection"
  • 24.02.2016
    Eric O. Freed, Frederick
    "HIV-1 assembly and maturation"
  • 26.01.2016
    Torsten Schaller, Heidelberg
    "TypeI IFN induced post-entry blocks to HIV-1"
  • 15.12.2015
    Stephan Becker, Marburg
    "Replication and Assembly of filoviruses"
  • 17.11.2015
    Jens Bukh
    "Adaptation and neutralization studies of HCV"
  • 27.10.2015
    Walther Mothes, Yale University
    "Visualizing individual steps in the retroviral life cycle in living animals and at the single molecule Level"
  • 29.9.2015
    Massimo Pizzato, Trento
    "SERINC5, a transmembrane Inhibitor ofg retroviral replication"
  • 26.05.2015
    Anna Cereseto, Trento
    "3D analysis of retrovirus nuclear interactions"
  • 12.05.2015
    Friedemann Weber
    "Induction and Suppression of IFN Response by RNA viruses"
  • 14.04.2015
    Misha Kozlov, Tel Aviv
    "A model for ER morphologies"
  • 07.04.2015
    Robert Garcea, Boulder
    "Virus assembly factories in polyoma virus infected cells"
  • 27.01.2015
    Greg Towers, London
    "HIV versus intracellular innate immunity"
  • 13.01.2015
    Alexander Khromykh, Brisbane
    "Viral factors determining the outcome of West Nile Virus infection"
  • 16.12.2014
    Christiane Wobus, Ann Arbor
    "What murine norovirus teaches us about norovirus biology"
  • 25.10.2014
    Stuart Neil, London
    "The Ys and wherefores of tetherin's action and HIV-1 counteraction"
  • 07.10.2014
    Gerald Hammond
    "The complex role of inositol lipids in cell biology"
  • 30.09.2014
    Kay Grünewald, Oxford
  • 23.09.2014
    Andrew Mouland
    "HIV-1 induced disassembly of stress granules"
  • 22.07.2014
    Baek Kim, Atlanta
    "Restricting HIV-1 reverse transcription kinetics by SAMHD1"
  • 15.07.2014
    Mario Schelhaas
    "Human papillomavirus entry into host cells"
  • 29.04.2014
    Leo James, Cambridge
  • 25.03.2014
    Marina Lusic, Trieste
    "Regulation of HIV-1 integration site selection through chromatin structure"
  • 14.01.2014
    Paul Walther, Ulm
    "3D imaging of high-pressure frozen cells with SEM"
  • 19.11.2013
    Stanley Lemon
    "Membrane hijacking and the pathogenesis of Hepatitis A"
  • 12.11.2013
    Ulf Dittmer, Essen
    "The role of Tregs in retroviral infections"
  • 15.10.2013
    Michael Diamond
    "Immune evasion and host control of alphavirus and flavivirus infection"
  • 16.07.2013
    Ali Amara, Paris
    "Dengue viruses expolit TIM and TAM for virus entry"
  • 02.07.2013
    Itay Rousso, Beer Sheva
    "Physical properties of retroviruses"
  • 11.06.2013
    Thomas Peters, Lübeck
    "Insights into virus infections from NMR"
  • 28.05.2013
    Matthias Hornef, Hannover
    "The intestinal epithelium in host-microbial interaction"
  • 30.04.2013
    Renate König, Langen
    "Restriction of HIV-1 replication in myeloid cells"
  • 16.04.2013
    Ari Helenius, Zürich
    "Five pathways of virus entry"
  • 11.12.2012
    Bryan Cullen, Duke University
    "Viruses and miRNAs"
  • 04.12.2012
    John Schoggins, Dallas
    "Antiviral IFN effectors"
  • 20.11.2012
    Javier Martinez-Picado, Barcelona
    "Rapid HIV-1 disease progression"
  • 13.11.2012
    Roberto Cattaneo, Mayo Clinic
    "New receptors for old viruses"
  • 06.11.2012
    Jan Rehwinkel
    "How RIG-I and SAMHD1 protect against viruses"
  • 30.10.2012
    Roberto Speck, Zürich
    "Humanized Mice for studying HIV"
  • 23.10.2012
    Chae-Ok Jun
    "Smart nanoconjugate platforms for administration of adenoviruses"
  • 17.07.2012
    Eva Harris, Berkeley
    "Natural and therapeutic antibodies and B-cell response against Dengue virus"
  • 26.06.2012
    Steeve Boulant, Virology Heidelberg
    "From virus entry to innate immune sensing"
  • 17.04.2012
    Andrew Bowie
    "Activation and evasion of host pattern recognition receptor signalling by viruses"
  • 10.04.2012
    Michael Hoelscher, Munich
    "From bedside to bench: how clinical studies can inspire basic research"
  • 28.02.2012
    Nicolas Manel, Paris
    "Innate sensing of HIV by dendritic cells"
  • 21.02.2012
    Raffaele DiFrancesco, Milan
    "Interaction of HCV with host cell lipids"
  • 31.01.2012
    Andrew Lever, Cambridge
    "HIV RNA packaging and assembly"
  • 17.01.2012
    Richard Kuhn, West Lafayette
    "Assembly and replication of Dengue virus"
  • 13.12.2011
    Amalio Telenti, Lausanne
    "HIV restriction factors"
  • 18.10.2011
    Brett Lindenbach, New Haven
    "Genetics, biochemistry and imaging of HCV assembly"
  • 27.09.2011
    Matthias Fischer, Heidelberg
    "The puzzling evolution of giant DNA viruses"
  • 21.06.2011
    Hansjörg Hauser, Braunschweig
    "Dynamics of IFN signalling"
  • 03.05.2011
    Michael Kozlov, Tel Aviv
    "Modeling membrane shaping by proteins"
  • 19.04.2011
    Richard Vile, Rochester
    "Oncolytic virotherapy and tumor immunology"
  • 12.04.2011
    Robert Thimme, Freiburg
    "Adaptive immune responses to HIV infections"
  • 29.03.2011
    Marc Sitbon, Marseille
    "Retroviral receptors and nutrient transporters"
  • 15.03.2011
    Andrew Davidson, Bristol
    "Dengue virus pathogenesis"
  • 01.03.2011
    Philip Stevenson, Cambridge
    "Tracking herpesvirus entry"
  • 26.02.2011
    Adam Grundhoff, Hamburg
    "Epigenetic determinants of KSHV latency"
  • 15.02.2011
    Pablo Gastaminza, Madrid
    "HCV infection in tissue culture"
  • 01.02.2011
    Thomas Baumert, Strasbourg
    "HCV and hepatocellular carcinoma"
  • 26.01.2011
    Zeger Debyser, Leuven
    "Cellular cofactors of HIV integrase"
  • 16.12.2010
    Stefan Taube, Ann Arbor
    "The role of glycans in Norovirus entry"
  • 14.12.2010
    Eliane Meurs
    "HCV and the control of IFN induction"
  • 30.11.2010
    Veit Hornung, Bonn
    "Inflammasomes: IL-1 mediated inflammation and beyond"
  • 16.11.2010
    Mark Harris, Leeds
    "Dysregulation of cellular metabolic pathways by HCV"
  • 03.11.2010
    George Banting, Bristol
    "Links between tetherin, the actin cytoskeleton and lipd rafts (with a mention of Vpu)"
  • 26.10.2010
    Alessandro Marcello, Trieste
    "Virus replication dynamics: Insights from HIV and flaviviruses"
  • 21.09.2010
    Volker Thiel
    "Coronaviruses – more than SARS"
  • 20.09.2010
    Eckhardt Wimmer, Stony Brook
  • 20.07.2010
    Jane McKeating, Birmingham
    "The complexities of HCV entry"
  • 13.07.2010
    Christian Eggeling, Göttingen
    "Nanoscale membrane dynamics revealed by far-field STED fluorescence microscopy"
  • 29.06.2010
    Cristina Risco, Madrid
    "Studying virus factories and cell architecture with new high resolution imaging techniques"
  • 15.06.2010
    Klemens Rottner, Braunschweig
    "Dissection of cortactin function in cell motility and host-pathogen interaction"
  • 29.03.2010
    Felix Rey, Paris
    "Structural organisation of the Chikungunya virus surface glycoprotein shell: allosteric activation for entry upon interactions with receptor"
  • 16.03.2010
    Otto Haller, Freiburg
    "Innate immunity to influenza viruses"
  • 26.01.2010
    Beate Sodeik, Hannover
    "Herpes simplex virus: a hitch hiker's guide trough the cell"
  • 19.01.2010
    Detlev Krüger, Berlin
    "Evolution and molecular virology of Dobravavirus"
  • 12.01.2010
    Andreas Pichelmair, Vienna
    "Exploiting viral know how to study antiviral immunity"
  • 15.12.2009
    Jolanda Smit, Groningen
    "Early events in flavivirus replication"
  • 24.11.2009
    David Teis, Innsbruck
    "The regulated assembly of ESCRT-III machinery controls MVB vesicle formation"
  • 03.11.2009
    Michaela Gack, Southborough
    "RIG-I- and TRIM25-mediated antiviral innate immunity and viral evasion of Influenza virus"
  • 27.10.2009
    Fabian Leendertz, Berlin
    "Zoonotic Potential of Pathogens from Tropical Rainforests"
  • 06.10.2009
    Peter Tattersall, New Haven
    "Role of capsid structure and dynamics in the parvovirus life cycle"
  • 08.09.2009
    Bryan Cullen, Durham
    "Viruses and miRNAs"
  • 30.06.2009
    Christof von Kalle, Heidelberg
    "Genetic modification of blood forming stem cells with viral and synthetic vectors"
  • 26.05.2009
    Clare Jolly, London
    "HIV-1 cell transmission"
  • 19.05.2009
    Peter Aichele
    "Direct impact of type I interferons and IL-12 on CD8 cells in the context of viral and bacterial infections"
  • 21.04.2009
    Luis Enjuanes, Madrid
    "Gene expression and protection in coronaviruses"
  • 07.04.2009
    Charles Bangham, London
    "How does HTLV-1 persist in vivo?"
  • 31.03.2009
    Markus Thali, Burlington
    "Tetraspanin functions in HIV replication"
  • 24.02.2009
    Teunis Geijtenbek, Amsterdam
    "Dendritic subsets in HIV infection"
  • 17.02.2009
    Glen Randall, Chicago
    "Illuminating HCV replication"
  • 27.01.2009
    Ludger Johannes, Paris
  • 20.01.2009
    Greg Towers, London
    "Catch me if you can – innate restriction of viral infection"
  • 16.12.2008
    Bruno Carnard, Marseille
    "Structural and functional studies of flavivirus replicases and their use for drug design"
  • 18.11.2008
    Volker Haucke, Berlin
    "Regulation of adapter-mediated endosomal membrane dynamics"
  • 28.10.2008
    Thomas Lengauer, Saarbrücken
    "Chasing the virus: computer help for treating AIDS patients"
  • 21.10.2008
    Camille Sureau, Paris
    "Viral entry determinants of the HBV envelope proteins"
  • 02.10.2008
    Mike Summers, Baltimore
    "NMR studies of retroviral genome packaging and assembly"
  • 24.07.2008
    Beatrice Hahn, University of Alabama
    "Tracing AIDS to its zoonotic routes"
  • 08.07.2008
    Heinrich Leonhardt, Munich
    "Visualization and Manipulation of the Invisible with Tools from the Desert and a bad Illumination"
  • 17.06.2008
    Andrew Bowie, Dublin
    "Learning from viruses about host immune signalling pathways"
  • 10.06.2008
    Adolfo Garcia-Sastre, New York
    "Induction and inhibition of the type I interferon response by RNA viruses"
  • 27.05.2008
    Frank Buchholz, Dresden
  • 20.05.2008
    Tero Ahola, Helsinki
    "Structure and function of the membraneous replication complex of alphaviruses"
  • 05.05.2008
    Ramon Alemany, Barcelona
  • 29.04.2008
    Santos Manes, Madrid
  • 15.04.2008
    Thilo Stehle, Tübingen
    "How do viruses engage their receptors?"
  • 25.03.2008
    Jürgen Haas, Edinburgh
    "Systems Virology"
  • 26.02.2008
    Kay Grünewald, Munich
    "Approaching cell biology of virus infection by cryo-electron tomography"
  • 19.02.2008
    Georg Kochs, Freiburg
    "Factors leading to high virulence of an exceptional mouse-adapted human influenza A virus"
  • 29.01.2008
    Klaus Überla, Bochum
    "Role of the lentiviral Rev protein in genomic RNA packaging and novel immunization strategies against HIV"
  • 18.12.2007
    Michael Nassal
    "Chaperone-dependent protein-primed reverse transcription by hepatitis B viruses"
  • 11.12.2007
    Mario Schelhaas, Zürich
    "Probing the entry of the small DNA viruses, SV40 and HPV16:From cell surface motion to uncoating"
  • 27.11.2007
    Hartmut Hengel, Düsseldorf
    "Cytomegalovirus evasion from innate and adaptive immune responses"
  • 30.10.2007
    Alexandra Trkola, Zürich
    "HIV immunization – neutralization and beyond"
  • 25.09.2007
    Johnson Mak, Melbourne
    "HIV assembly – from a probe of lipid membrane biology to manipulating the evolution of HIV-1"
  • 25.04.2007
    Jonathan Yewdell, Bethesda
    "Generating MHC classI ligands from DRiPs"
  • 24.04.2007
    Urs Greber, Zürich
    "Time resolved imaging of viral infection processes"
  • 27.03.2007
    Ulrike Protzer, Cologne
    "How cytokines and T-cells control hepatitis B virus"
  • 27.02.2007
    Ben Berkhout, Amsterdam
    "Towards an RNAi gene therapy of HIV-1"
  • 30.01.2007
    Steve Fuller, Oxford
    "Electron microscopy reveals how HIV cheats during assembly and infection"
  • 28.11.2006
    Dirk Lindemann, Dresden
    "Foamy virus egress"
  • 31.10.2006
    Juan Martin-Serrano, London
    "The role of cellular proteins in enveloped virus budding and endosomal sorting"
  • 18.07.2006
    Jonathan Stoye, London
    "A collection of retroviral restriction factors"
  • 30.05.2006
    Nicole Fischer, Hamburg
    "Identification of a novel gammaretrovirus in prostate tumors homozygous for a RANSL variant using DNA microarrays"
  • 25.04.2006
    Thomas Menees, Kansas City
    "Host factors and retroviral RNA dynamics"
  • 21.03.2006
    Hans-Dieter Klenk, Marburg
    "Interspeziestransmission und Wirtsadaption bei Influenzaviren"
  • 14.02.2006
    Charles Bangham, London
    "How does HTLV-I persist?"
  • 31.01.2006
    Jeremy Luban, New York
    "TRIM5, Cyclophilin A and Innate Resistance to HIV-1"
  • 17.11.2005
    Peter Palese, New York
    "Reconstruction and characterization of the extinct 1918 Influenza virus"
  • 25.10.2005
    Christopher Baum, Hannover
    "Retroviral transgenesis and oncogenesis"
  • 27.09.2005
    Simon Wain-Hobson, Paris
    "Genetic editing of retroviruses to death"
  • 19.07.2005
    Winfried Weissenhorn, Grenoble
    "Structures of cellular factors implicated in multivesicular body formation and enveloped virus budding"
  • 05.07.2005
    Francois-Loic Cosset, Lyon
    "Retrovirus pseudotyping: assembly mechanisms, engineering and properties Birke Bartosch, Lyon4717 Infectious HCV pseudo-particles: New insights into HCV cell-entry and neutralisation"
  • 26.04.2005
    Quentin Sattentau, Oxford
    "T-cell complicity in HIV spread"
  • 12.04.2005
    Bryan Cullen, Durham
    "Expression and function of human microRNAs"
  • 29.03.2005
    Michael Malim, London
    "Natural resistance to HIV infection: the Vif-APOBEC interaction"
  • 22.02.2005
    Axel Rethwilm, Würzburg
    "Molecular Biology of Foamy viruses"
  • 18.01.2005
    Maik Lehmann, New Haven
    "Actin- and myosin-driven surfing of viruses along filopodia precedes their entry into cells"
  • 30.11.2004
    Egbert Flory, Langen
    "Mitogenic signaling pathways involved in lentivirus-induced acute lethal enteropathy"
  • 26.10.2004
    Olivier Schwartz, Paris
    "HIV, dendritic cells and lymphocytes: virological and immunological interactions"
  • 01.10.2004
    Eric O. Freed, Frederick
    "Novel insights into HIV assembly and maturation"
  • 30.09.2004
    Wes Sundquist, Salt Lake City
    "Biochemistry of HIV budding"
  • 28.09.2004
    Albert Osterhaus, Rotterdam
    "Emerging virus infections in a changing world"
  • 06.07.2004
    Jitka Forstova, Prague
    "Mouse polyomavirus: Interactions of virions with host cell structures"
  • 01.06.2004
    Stefan Pöhlmann, Erlangen
    "Functional analysis of the S protein of the SARS coronavirus"
  • 27.04.2004
    Franz Heinz, Vienna
    "The tick-borne encephalitis virus model of flavivirus envelope glycoprotein structure and function"
  • 23.03.2004
    Felix Rey, Gif-sur-Yvette
    "Crystal Structures of the low-pH triggered membrane-fusion form of the alpha- and flavivirus envelope proteins"
  • 24.02.2004
    Mark Marsh, London
    "Intracellular assembly of HIV"
  • 04.02.2004
    John Briggs, Oxford
    "Determining the quantity of Gag in the HIV virion"
  • 27.01.2004
    Carsten Münk, Langen
    "Post-entry restrictions of HIV-1 in simian cells"
  • 25.11.2003
    Ari Helenius, Zürich
    "Pathways of virus entry into animal cells"
  • 18.10.2003
    Christian Drosten, Hamburg
  • 14.10.2003
    Eckard Wimmer, Stony Brook
    "Replication and pathogenesis of a chemical called poliovirus"
  • 30.09.2003
    Urs Greber, Zürich
    "Adenovirus entry"
  • 22.07.2003
    Ulrich Koszinowski, Munich
    "Genome wide and gene specific approaches to cytomegalovirus functions"
  • 21.07.2003
    Nat Landau, La Jolla
    "Restrictions to HIV replication in small animal models"
  • 14.07.2003
    Art Alberts, Grand Rapids
    "Formin dynamics in cytoskeletal remodeling"
  • 17.06.2003
    Harald Wodrich, La Jolla
    "Nuclear transport in adenoviral replication: Functional roles for proteins VI and VII"
  • 20.05.2003
    Stephan Becker, Marburg
    "VP40, the matrix protein of filoviruses: molecular characterization and intracellular transport"
  • 29.04.2003
    Wolfgang Hammerschmidt, Munich
    "Molecular functions of latent genes in Epstein-Barr virus-infected human B cells"