European Project Meeting in January 2016

European Project Meeting in January 2016

On January 21st, 2016, we will hold the first meeting of the BTDD project in Europe. The meeting will have two parts – the first is a Mini Workshop hosted by the CRC 1093 at the University of Duisburg-Essen (see agenda below). This Mini Workshop is open to all scientists and the general public. The second part is a closed meeting for participating scientists only. We are grateful to CRC 1093 for their hospitality and look forward to a stimulating and vibrant meeting.

CRC1093 Workshop 21st of January 2016

Targeting HIV in Semen to Shut Down AIDS

Targeting HIV in Semen to Shut Down AIDS

A new paper from the groups of Jan Münch and James Shorter in the prestigious journal eLife reveals that CLR01 can not only break semen-related amyloid and reduce HIV infection, but also that CLR01 destroys membrane of the virus itself and therefore can act as a highly effective microbicide against AIDS and other viral diseases, including herpes and hepatitis C.

Read the Press Release