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© Adnan Hodžić  10

Presentation of the Sinnecker Kunz Award  10

Dr. Adnan Hodžic from the Institute of Parasitology at Vetmeduni Vienna was honoured for his outstanding achievements with the presentation of the...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/10/2019)

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MMTV Virus Modell (Grafik © Institut für Virologie/Vetmeduni Vienna)  11

MMTV and HIV: Mechanisms of retroviral defence  11

Humans possess a variety of highly effective innate immunity factors. These include the so-called APOBEC3 proteins, which play an important role in...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/10/2019)

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Thelazia callipaeda - "orientalischer Augenwurm" (Foto © Georg Duscher/Vetmeduni Vienna)  12

Dangerous eye worm spreading – including in Austria  12

In recent decades, the oriental eye worm has been increasingly found in pets and humans in Europe. Until now, however, this causative agent of eye...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/08/2019)

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Dreizehenmöwen-Pärchen (© Joel White)  13

First experimental evidence of a sexually transmitted infection in a wild animal population  13

The occurrence of sexually transmitted infections has been confirmed in a number of domestic animal species, and in some wild species in captivity....

(Web-Redaktion on 03/28/2019)

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