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 […]

Johannes Längle – Poster award at the 4th Immunotherapy of Cancer Conference

Johannes Längle from the Division of General Surgery of the Department of Surgery got decorated with a poster award at this year’s 4th Immunotherapy of Cancer Conference (ITOC4) held in Prague (Conference President Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christoph Zielinski), the leading international conference on immunotherapy of cancer in Europe. The title of the study was „GBP1 expression […]

44. Winterseminar „Biologische Psychiatrie“ Oberlech

From the 18th to the 22nd of March 2017 our director Prof. Dr. Markus Mitterhauser attended the 44. Winter Seminar “Biologische Psychiatrie” in the charming city Oberlech in Vorarlberg, Austria. The congress was organised by the German speaking society for Psychiatry and took place in the famous Hotel Sonnenburg. During the year the hotel is […]