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The Immunobiology laboratory has identified a subcellular structure abundant in memory CD8 T cells that orchestrates the metabolic reprogramming events required for a rapid immune-recall response.

Their findings have been published in Immunity. Uninews

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The Skoda lab has identified an inherited mutation in the EPO gene and revealed the mechanism by which this mutation leads to erythrocytosis.

Their findings were recently published in “The New England Journal of Medicine”. Uninews

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The Niess lab found that expression levels of the cytokine IL-19 are increased in ulcerative colitis patients and in a mouse model.

They hypothesise that microbial-driven IL-19 expression by intestinal macrophages can lead to inflammatory bowel disease. Their findings were recently published in The Journal of Immunology.University Hospital Basel press release

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Gregor Hutter was awarded an SNSF Professorship

Gregor Hutter was awarded an SNSF Professorship and will become DBM research group leader at DBM-Hebelstrasse in 2018. Uninews

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Bénédict Fallet and Kerstin Narr from the Experimental Virology lab were awarded the 2018 Pfizer Research Prize

The researchers were honoured for their work on the mechanism of chronic virus infections. Since 1992, the Pfizer Research Prize has been awarded annually for outstanding work in basic medical research and clinical research. At the ...

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Prof. Ludwig Kappos receives the research prize by the Roman, Marga und Mareille Sobek foundation

The prestigious award for basic multiple sclerosis research is endowed with 100'000 Euro. Amsel.de Uninews

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Two projects led by consortia around DBM research group leaders Adrian Egli and Mohamed Bentires-Alj will receive federal support by the Swiss Personalised Health Network (SPHN)

In general, "Personalised Health Basel” researchers  were very successful in this SPHN call and will be involved in nine SPHN projects.   Uninews

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Prof. Bernhard Bettler receives Peter Speiser Award 2017

"Organization and function of GABA-B receptors: a 20 year perspective" Link

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Sven Cichon and collaborators have identified a comprehensive list of genetic determinants that may contribute to the development of complex brain disorders.

Sven Cichon and collaborators at the Universities of Cologne, Bonn and Basel have identified a comprehensive list of genetic determinants that may contribute to the development of complex brain disorders.

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The laboratory of Marc Donath and collaborators have revealed a signalling pathway in pancreatic immune cells

The laboratory of Marc Donath and collaborators have revealed a signalling pathway in pancreatic immune cells, which is is stimulating insulin secretion in pancreatic beta cells.