24.01.2017In collaborative effort, the the groups of Nina Khanna (DBM) and Dirk Bumann (Biozentrum) have elucidated the key role of the enzyme MPO in targeting Salmonella but preventing collateral tissue damage.
17.01.2017The research group of Marc Donath identifies a physiological synergy between interleukin-1β, a master regulator of inflammation, and insulin, a key hormone in glucose metabolism.
10.01.2017Momo Bentires-Alj and his research team, who recently moved from the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research to the DBM, identify the tumorsupressor LATS as a central player in the development and treatement of breast cancer.
05.01.2017Nicholas Sanderson, Tobias Derfuss and collaborators reveal how co-capture of a viral protein and self-membrane protein of an infected cell can lead to autoimmunity.
03.01.2017DBM Newsletter 3|16
05.12.2016Mike Recher and colleagues discovered a disease causing genetic mutation for autoimmune enteritis and develop a treatment strategy using a monoclonal antibody.
17.11.2016Carolyn King receives Alumnipreis 2016
21.10.2016The research group of Ivan Martin and co-workers from the University Hospital Basel used engineered autologous nasal cartilage tissue to repair post-traumatic defects in the knee.