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1. Influenza

2. Avian Influenza

3. Virology

4. Pathogenesis and Immunology

5. Pandemic Preparedness

6. Vaccines

7. Laboratory Findings

8. Clinical Presentation

9. Treatment and Prophylaxis

10. Drugs

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Georg Behrens, M.D., Ph.D.

Georg Behrens is a clinical immunologist and studied medicine in Hannover and Giessen. After his clinical training in the Division of Clinical Immunology at Hannover Medical School he went as a postdoctoral fellow to the Immunolgy Divison at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in Melbourne, Autralia. He returned to Hannover where he is now an Assistant Professor for T cell immunology. He is an internationally acknowledged expert in metabolic side effects of HIV therapy. He also studies the adaptive immune responses to viral infections and during autoimmune conditions. In these fields, he has published several reports in The Lancet, J. Clin. Invest., Nat. Immunol., J. Immunol. and AIDS. His interests lie in the role of dendritic cells and cross-presentation for the adaptive immunity to viruses and cellular antigens. In additon, he studies the role of antigen presentation and CD8 T cell immunity in asthma and lung infections. In several other projects his group works on the impact of HIV therapy on the immune system, mitochondiral function in adipocytes, the glucose and fat metabolism, and the autonomic nervous system activity.

Clinical Immunology
Department Internal Medicine
Medical School Hanover
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
D-30625 Hannover

Tel: +49 511 532 5713
Fax: +49 511 532 5324
Email: behrens.georg@mh-hannover.de





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