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Recently accepted for publication

Riese P., Schulze K., Ebensen T., Prochnow B., Guzmán CA. (2013) Vaccine adjuvants: key tools for innovative vaccine design. Curr Top Med Chem. 13(20):2562-80.

Wistuba-Hamprecht K., Frasca D., Blomberg B., Pawelec G., Derhovanessian E. (2013). Age-associated alterations in γδ T-cells are present predominantly in individuals infected with Cytomegalovirus. Immun Ageing. 10(1):26.

Derhovanessian E., Theeten H., Hähnel K., Van Damme P., Cools N., Pawelec G. (2013). Cytomegalovirus-associated accumulation of late-differentiated CD4 T-cells correlates with poor humoral response to influenza vaccination. Vaccine. 31(4):685-90.

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Previous events

BMBF GerontoSys Status Meeting
The status meeting was held in Berlin, 3rd-4th June 2013.


GerontoShield Meetings
Braunschweig, 12th-13th December 2013.

Jena, 23rd-24th May 2013.

Fulda, 4th December 2012.

Tübingen, 17th-18th July 2012.


Kick-off Meeting GerontoSys2
The kick-off meeting of the program was held September 26th-27th 2011 in Berlin.


Kick off Meeting GERONTOSHIELD
The kick off meeting was held March 31st 2011 at the HZI.

Press coverage

Here you can find the official press release of the project.