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IMP scientists discover a mechanism that controls autoimmunity

The immune system relies on B cells and their ability to make antibodies against an extremely broad range of pathogens. This broad responsiveness…

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Anete Romanauska is Researcher of the Month at the Medical University of Vienna

The Medical University of Vienna has nominated Anete Romanauska as Researcher of the Month. Born in Latvia, she studied Biology in Riga and later in…

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Valneva Completes Recruitment for Phase 2 Studies of its Lyme Disease Vaccine Candidate VLA15

Valneva announced that it has completed patient recruitment of the Phase 2 studies for its Lyme disease vaccine candidate, VLA15.

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It takes two to tango: using the ubiquitin fold to turn on secretion

Protein Kinase D (PKD) is an enzyme at the heart of many cellular functions. By modifying other proteins, it controls the trafficking of essential…

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Novel Catalase for complete neutralization of H2O2 in agar plates

Eucodis developed and patented a catalase as a novel neutralizer in environmental monitoring media and offers either a collaboration or OEM supply of…

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Valneva Confirms Delisting from the Vienna Stock Exchange

Valneva SE (“Valneva” or “the Company”), a biotech company developing and commercializing vaccines for infectious diseases with major unmet needs,…

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IMP and Birnstiel Foundation honour three young scientists with research award

Emily Bayer of Columbia University, Mohamed El-Brolosy of the Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research, and Justin Silpe of Princeton…

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Campus Open Day: 11 October 2019

Visit the Vienna BioCenter on Friday, 11 October 2019 and learn about research opportunities at our campus.

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ERC Starting Grant for IMBA Group Leader Alejandro Burga

Alejandro Burga, group leader at IMBA - Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, has been awarded the Starting Grant of the European Research Council,…

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ERC funds to help predict drug responses

An ERC Proof of Concept Grant has been awarded to IMP Group Leader Johannes Zuber. He will use the funds towards the development of a diagnostic…

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ERC grant for incoming IMP scientist Francisco Balzarotti

Francisco Balzarotti will join the IMP as Group Leader in January 2020. He will use funds from a recently awarded ERC Starting Grant to develop a…

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CDK8 & CDK19 – Twin enzymes with non-twin roles in defense against viruses

The enzyme CDK8 and its paralog CDK19 are essential modules of the Mediator, a large protein complex that coordinates several key steps in…

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