Frontiers in Urology

Frontiers in Urology

What is happening in Urology today? Shahrokh F. Shariat, Head of the Department of Urology, initiated the meeting “Frontiers in Urology” in December 2017 and invited international pioneers and experts to talk about current treatment options of urological disease including Yair Lotan, Ganesh S. Palapattu, Arkadiusz Miernik and Domenico Veneziano. The program focuses on key […]

Scientific Advisory Board

1st Scientific Advisory Board Meeting

On February the 1st, 2018 our first Scientific Advisory Board Meeting took place. Five internationally renowned experts visited our institute with the purpose to evaluate and review our research. The meeting started with a welcome note by Vice Rector Dipl.-Ing. Dr Michaela Fritz. She emphasised the importance of personalised and translational medicine as well as […]

33rd International Austrian Winter Symposium – Radioactive Isotopes in Molecular Imaging

24th – 27th January 2018, the LBI:AD was part of the 33rd International Austrian Winter Symposium that was organized by the Austrian Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging  together with the 13th ALPE ADRIA Nuclear Medicine Symposium. Traditionally, the scientific event was supported by the wonderful atmosphere of Zell am See, Austria. An intriguing […]

The EANM 2017 congress

The European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) meets annualy in an European city to discuss the newest trends and findings in the field of nuclear medicine. The EANM congress provides great possibilities to network and socialise while learning about the scientific progress in different countries and research institutes. This year’s EANM took place during the […]

Austrian Platform for Personalized Medicine

Between the 19th and 20th of October 2017 the opening and scientific symposium of the Austrian Platform for Personalized Medicine took place. The Medical University of Vienna started a huge fundraising campaign to raise awareness of precision medicine and to develop the new research center at the Campus of the Medical University/General hospital in Vienna. […]

4th National Congress of the KSRAMP 2017

Prof. Dr. Thomas L. Mindt, Head of Imaging Biomarkers, was invited to deliver the plenary lecture at the 4th national congress of the Korean Society  of Radiopharmaceuticals and Molecular Probes (KSRAMP) 2017 in Daejeon, Korea. His presentation was entitled “Of Established and Emerging Radiometals” and included an overview on the use of new radionuclides (e.g., […]

Johannes Längle – Posterpreis – 34th annual meeting Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology

(Wien, 17-10-2017) Johannes Längle von der Klinischen Abteilung für Allgemeinchirurgie der Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie der MedUni Wien/AKH Wien wurde bei der diesjährigen 34. Jahrestagung der Österreichische Gesellschaft für Chirurgische Onkologie (ACO-ASSO) mit einem Posterpreis ausgezeichnet. Die Studie hatte den Titel „DNA damage, DNA sensor DDX41 and ER stress response predict prognosis and treatment response in […]

Der LBG Weinherbst 2017

Beim LBG Weinherbst am 11. Oktober 2017 stellte die Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft zwei Forschungsgruppen vor, die sich mit der psychischen Gesundheit von Kindern mit psychisch erkrankten Eltern befassen werden. Die international und interdisziplinär – von Psychologie über Computer- bis Theaterwissenschaften – besetzten Teams haben sich in einem “Ideas Lab” formiert und ihre Konzepte für die […]

Johannes Längle – Forschungsförderungen 2017 – „Fellinger Krebsforschung“

Johannes Längle – Forschungsförderungen – „Fellinger Krebsforschung“ Johannes Längle von der Klinischen Abteilung für Allgemeinchirurgie der Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie der MedUni Wien/AKH Wien erhält eine Forschungsförderungen durch die „Fellinger Krebsforschung“ für das Jahr 2017. Die Studie hat den Titel „Assessment of DNA damage, interferon induction and tumor-infiltrating immune cells in short-term radiotherapy-treated rectal cancer“ und […]

13th YSA PhD Symposium

This year’s PhD Symposium of the Young Scientist Association (YSA) took place on the 8th and 9th of June at the Medical University of Vienna. We are very proud to announce that the poster “Identification of Biomarkers for prostate cancer by DNA methylation analysis” of our PhD Student Thomas Dillinger, MSc won the award for […]