15th TWINCORE Symposium

The 15th TWINCORE Symposium entitled

"15 years of translational infection research"

takes place on

Thursday, 14 September 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM



Registration is not required. We look forward to your visit.



Chase Beisel

Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research Würzburg

From CRISPR biology to versatile technology

Mark Brönstrup

Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research Braunschweig

Small molecule inhibitors of hemolysin for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus lung infections

Kathrin de la Rosa

Max Delbrück Center Berlin

Mechanisms of antibody diversification guiding novel vaccination strategies

Michaela Gack

Cleveland Clinic, Florida Research and Innovation Center

Regulation of flaviviral helicase function by the host acetylation machinery


Eike Latz

German Rheumatism Research Centre (DRFZ) & Charité Berlin

Inflammasomes - from bench to bedside


Daniel Pinschewer

Universität Basel

Arenavirus-based vectors for prophylactic and therapeutic immunization


Alexander Ploss

Princeton University

Novel insights into the species barrier of hepatitis B virus

Thomas Thum

Hannover Medical School & Cardior

First RNA-based therapy for heart patients