The Badge of Honour of the Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University was conferred to Hannes Stockinger in recognition of distinguished scientific achievements.
In the frame of the 5th HOW-DEAD-IS-DEAD Conference that took place in Vienna from Sep 6–8, Thomas Glassner (research group Alexander Kirschner) was awarded the shared 2nd best poster prize.
Thomas Forster – Molecular Immunology Unit – successfully defended his diploma thesis
Mag. Christian Machacek – Molecular Immunology Unit – has completed his docotoral thesis.
As part of a recent study conducted by Anna-Margarita Schötta from the Institute for Hygiene and Applied Immunology and Center for Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology of MedUni Vienna, an inventory has been made of the various pathogens carried by ticks in all parts of Austria.