SNMMI TV in Vienna

The LBI Applied Diagnostics was part of a collaboration together with the Division of Nuclear Medicine at the Medical University of Vienna and the Christian Doppler Labor for Applied Metabolomics at the annual meeting of the SNMMI in Anaheim, California in 2019. In preperation for the congress, the team of WebsEdge who are partnering with SNMMI visited […]

Neue Studie im Top-Journal „Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer“

Johannes Längle, Klinischen Abteilung für Allgemeinchirurgie der Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie, belegte zusammen mit WissenschafterInnen des Comprehensive Cancer Center (CCC) der MedUni Wien und des AKH Wien, dass Histon-Deazetylase-Inhibitoren (HDACi) in Kombination mit dem Wirkstoff Trastuzumab die körpereigene Immunabwehr in Form der Phagozytose („Auffressen“) von Brustkrebszellen positiv verstärken. Die Studie wurde unter anderem im Rahmen des […]

MIC Festival 2019

The MIC Festival of the Medical Imaging Cluster (MIC) of the Medical University of Vienna took place last week on June, 6th 2019. This year’s motto was Digital Revolution in Medical Imaging, highlighting the ever growing importance of big data, digitalization and computational analysis and their translation to clinical routine and research. Just as last […]

New Chelator for Radiolabelling

In a joint research effort supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the groups of Prof. Gilles Gasser (Chimie ParisTech) and Prof. Thomas Mindt (LBIAD) have developed a new chelator for the radiolabelling of antibodies and other molecules with the PET radiometal zirconium-89.[1] The new chelator, termed DFO*, provides 89Zr-complexes that are extraordinarily stable in […]

What about industry?

Thomas Dillinger, PhD student of our LBI’s Program Line Molecular Pathology, has spent two months with Boehringer Ingelheim in Vienna to gain insights into the research-driven pharmaceutical industry, to pick up on new laboratory techniques and to establish fruitful connections with new colleagues from various fields of expertise. His stay was funded thanks to a […]

Keio University

Japan – One Year Later

By Loan Tran, PhD student, PL Molecular Pathology, Egger group Internship (05.02.18-30.03.18) at Division of Pharmacotherapeutics, Keio University Faculty of Pharmacy, Tokyo, Japan Founded in 1858, Keio is one of the most prestigious private universities in Japan. Exactly one year ago, I had the honor to join the laboratory of Assoc. Prof. Yoshimasa Saito and […]

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Dr. med. univ. Johannes Längle to the Researcher of the Month Award! Fitting to this month’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness Campaign, the award was bestowed by the Medical University of Vienna on occasion of his recent publication about colorectal liver metastases and the implication of DNA damage with their prognosis and treatment response. The […]