Experts on Interferon meet in Braunschweig

30 May- 1 June: European Workshop on Viral Defense at the HZI


A molecule named Interferon induces programmed suicide in virus-infected cells. This way, the immune system prevents further propagation of the virus. The green dye shows blebs at the cell surface, a…


Vitally important and always ready for action: Interferons are essential components of the immune system. These proteins and their role in viral defense will be the focus of the 6th International Workshop “Interferon and Infection” at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI). The participants can expect an intensive meeting with much exchange of information and discussion.


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