(Vienna, 3-09-2013) The international river expedition „Joint Danube Surey“, that is currently taking place at the Danube, lasting until the end of September, when the expedition ships reach the Danube delta. Microbiologists from...more
Within the frame of the 22nd Dosch Symposium of Hospital Hygiene, that took place in Velden/Wörthersee from June 3 to 5, 2013, the Austrian Hygiene Award was awarded for a publication of the department of Water Hygiene.
On March 20, 2013 the Neptun-Water Award (category WaterProtection), was confered to our cooperation partner Prof. Andreas Farnleitner on behalf of our Interuniversity Cooperation Centre Water & Health (www.waterandhealth.at) for...more
During the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society for Hygiene, Microbiology and Preventive Medicine the Prizes of hygiene, hospital- and industrial hygiene and microbiology for 2012 have been awared.
The Ö1 radio programme "Dimensions - the World of Science" on the subject of "mini-proteins: small all-rounder?" which was designed by Mark Hammer and broadcasted on June 12, 2011 at 0705 pm, reported also...more
(Vienna, 14-02-2011) In a recent study Dr. Vladimir Leksa from the Molecular Immunology Unit of the Institute for Hygiene and Applied Immunology of the Center for Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology describes a...more
Roland Schürhagl (Unit for Water Hygiene) has been awarded the best presentation award for his contribution "Effect of membrane cleaning on microorganism retention by micro- and ultrafiltration in a membrane bioreactor for...more
At the last board meeting in June 2010, the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) accepted the project "The Integral Regulatory Role of the Mannose-6-Phosphate/Insulin-like Growth Factor 2 Receptor (CD222) in T cell activation" by Vladimir...more