Mainz, July 5th 2017 – Today, TRON and BioNTech AG announced the publication of Phase I clinical trial results in the renowned journal Nature.
Mainz, June 2017 – We are pleased to announce that our close cooperation partner BioNTech has today published an article in Nature Medicine. The paper entitled “Elimination of large tumors in mice by mRNA-encoded bispecific antibodies” reports preclinical data featuring their novel class of mRNA-encoded antibody drugs called RiboMABs® and describes the application of their
Mainz, June 2017 – On June 10, TRON participated in the charity event „Run for Children®“.
Mainz, June 2017 – Lena Kranz, PhD, has been awarded for her doctoral thesis the 2017 NMFZ prize of the Natural Science and Medical Research Center Mainz (NMFZ), part of the University Medical Center of Mainz.
Mainz, May 2017 – On May 10, 2017, Prof. Dr. Cornelis (Kees) Melief will be honored for life-time achievements in cancer immunotherapy research.
Mainz, April – Mustafa Diken, PhD, presented on this year’s AACR conference 2017 our recent work on nanoparticles and RNA vaccine for cancer therapy.
Mainz, April – The 32nd Annual Meeting of the Rheumatology Working Group (ARRP) and the cooperative Rheumazentrum Rheinland-Pfalz e.V. …
Mainz, March 2017 – On March 14, 2017 the 7th Ci3-Cluster conference took place in Mainz. The conference looked back at the successes resulting from the past five years of funding for projects in the Cluster for Individualized ImmunIntervention (Ci3) via the German Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF).
Mainz, March 2017 – The Research Institute for Translational Oncology (TRON) and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg join forces in a newly founded Helmholtz Institute for Translational Oncology (HI-TRON) at the University Medical Center Mainz.
Mainz, March 2017 – TRON scientists kick off special issue in Frontiers in Immunology. This is a call for papers to provide an up-to-date overview of current efforts to understand the immunological mechanisms of neoantigen directed T-cell immunity and the attempts to harvest this source of antigens for cancer immunotherapy. Read more about the Research Topic
Mainz, March 2017 – The 7th Ci3 Cluster Conference will take place on March 14, 2017 at the ZDF Conference Center in Mainz. To conclude the Excellence Cluster funding by the BMBF, the Ci3 management wants together with all cluster partners to look back on five successful years of Ci3 Excellence Clusters. As part of
Mainz, February 2017 – TRON supports the statement of the German Rectors´ conference emphasizing that scientific progress depends on personal exchange between academic disciplines, nations and cultures.