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Mon, 05/11/2018
Lecture “Foxp3+ Treg cells in autoimmune CNS inflammation”
Münster. SFB128-PI Thomas Korn is invited to present his work at the lecture series Pioneers in Cell Dynamics and Imaging, featured by the DFG-funded Cluster of Excellence Cells in Motion. There he will elaborate on the topic “Foxp3+ Treg cells in autoimmune CNS inflammation”. Venue: lecture hall of the Institute of Physiological Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry, […]...more
Mon, 05/11/2018
Winter Symposium on Neuroinflammation
Mainz. The Department of Neurology at Mainz University Medical Centre cordially invites scientists to attend its Winter Symposium. The one-day event on neuroinflammation will present the most interesting highlights in the field as well as new insights into pathogenesis, diagnostics and therapy management of neuroimmunological disorders. The organizers Prof. Frauke Zipp and Prof. Stefan Bittner […]...more
Fri, 26/10/2018
Featured publication: Low-Frequency and Rare-Coding Variation Contributes to Multiple Sclerosis Risk
In a large multi-cohort study, performed by the International Multiple Sclerosis Genetics Consortium (IMSGC) and published in Cell Magazine, unexplained heritability for multiple sclerosis (MS) is detected in low-frequency coding variants that are missed by genome-wide association study (GWAS) analyses, further underscoring the role of immune genes in MS pathology. The IMSGC was formed in […]...more


Mon, 05/11/2018 | Winter Symposium on Neuroinflammation

Mainz. The Department of Neurology at Mainz University Medical Centre cordially invites scientists to attend its Winter Symposium. The one-day event on neuroinflammation will present the most interesting highlights in the field as well as new insights into pathogenesis, diagnostics and therapy management of neuroimmunological disorders. The organizers Prof. Frauke Zipp and Prof. Stefan Bittner are looking forward to welcoming Prof.Dr. Aiden Haghikia, PD Annette Spreer, Dr. Timo Uphaus, and PD Felix Lüssi as guest speakers. Attendance is free of charge, application requested via Fax (06131 17-5697) or mail to kim.dorsch@unimedizin-mainz.de.
Venue: Kupferbergterrasse Mainz, 1.OG, Kupferbergterrasse 17
Time: Saturday, December 1, start: 09:00 a.m.