Robert Thimme

, Germany

Prof. Dr. Robert Thimme is the Director of the Department of Medicine II (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endocrinology and Infectious Diseases) at the Medical Center – University of Freiburg. His research is focused on the immunobiology of viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). His main focuses are the immunological determinants of viral clearance, persistence and immunotherapy with a special focus on CD8+ T cells. His work is supported by grants from the DFG, BMBF, several foundations and the EU. He has published more than a hundred papers on the tissue of immunobiology of HBV, HCV and HCC, is associate editor of GUT and is or has been in the editorial boards of several journals, such as JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, GASTROENTEROLOGY, JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY etc.


Chair - Abstract session: Immunity and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Abstract session
27 August 2020 11:00 - 12:30 More ...