Karl Landsteiner-Preis

Dieser Preis wurde 1988 zur Förderung der immunologischen Grundlagenforschung eingerichtet, und bis 1997 von der IMMUNO-AG gestiftet. Seit 1998 ist die Karl Landsteiner & Eisler-Terramare Foundation Gedächtnis-Privatstiftung der Sponsor dieses Preises.



Jahr Preisträger Titel der prämierten Arbeit Literaturstelle
1988 Georg Stingl
Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien

T cell receptor expression by dendritic murine epidermal leukocytes

1989 Peter Valent
Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin I, Universität Wien

Mast cell typing: Demonstration of a distinct hematopoietic cell type and evidence for immunophenotyping relationship to mononuclear phagocytes

Blood 1989; 73: 1778-85


1990 Eva Schnabl
Institut für Immunologie, UniversitätWien
Activated human T lymphocytes express MHC class I heavy chains not associated with beta 2-microglobulin. J. Exp. Med. 1990; 171: 1431-42
1991 Hannes Stockinger
Institut für Immunologie, Universität Wien
Molecular characterization and functional analysis of the leukocyte surface protein CD3l J. Immunol. 1990; 145: 3889-97
1992 Gabriele Werner-Felmayer
Institut für Medizinische Chemie und Biochemie, Universität Innsbruck
Tetrahydrobiopterin-dependent formation of nitrite and nitrate in murine fibroblasts J. Exp. Med. 1990; 172: 1599-607
  Rudolf Valenta
Institut für Allgemeine und Experimentelle Pathologie, Universität Wien
Identification of profilin as a novel pollen allergen; IgE autoreactivity in sensitized individuals Science 1991; 253: 557-60
1993 Adelheid Elbe
Universitäitsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien
Fetal skin: a site of dendritic epidermal T cell development J. Immunol. 1992; 149: 1694-701
1994 Beatrix Grubeck-Loebenstein
Institut für Biomedizin. Alternsforschung, Universität Innsbruck
Retrobulbar T cells from patients with Graves' ophthalmopathy are CD8+ and specifically recognize autologous fibroblasts J. Clin. Invest. 1994; 93: 2738-43
1995 Jan Bohuslav
Institut für Immunologie, Universität Wien
Urokinase plasminogen activator receptor, beta 2-integrins, and Src-kinases within a single receptor complex of human monocytes J. Exp. Med. 1995; 181: 1381-90
1996 Elisabeth Prager
Institut für Immunologie, Universität Wien
Interaction of CD31 with a heterophilic counterreceptor involved in downregulation of human T cell responses J. Exp. Med. 1996; 184: 41-50
1997 Johannes Stöckl
Institut für Immunologie, Universität Wien
Leukosialin (CD43)-major histocompatibility class I molecule interactions involved in spontaneous T cell conjugate formation. J. Exp. Med. 1996; 184: 1769-79
1998 Sonja Lechleitner
Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien
Intereferon enhances tumor necrosis factor-induced vascular cell adhesion molecule 1 (CD106) expression in human endothelial cells by an intereferon-related factor 1-dependent pathway. J. Exp. Med. 1998; 187: 2023-30



Ornella Parolini
Institut für Immunologie, Universität Wien

X-linked Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome in a girl.
N. Eng. J. Med. 1998; 338: 291-5.
1999 Susanne Natter 
Institut für Allgemeine und Experimentelle Pathologie, Universität Wien
Isolation of cDNA clones coding for IgE autoantigens with serum IgE from atopic dermatitis patients. FASEB J. 1998;
12: 1559-69
2000 Dieter Maurer
Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien
Macrophage inflammatory protein 3a is involved in the constitutive trafficking of epidermal Langerhans cells. J. Exp. Med. 1999; 190: 1755-68
2001 Edda Fiebiger
Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien
Cytokines regulate proteolysis in major histocompatibility complex class II-dependent antigen presentation bx dendritic cells. J. Exp. Med. 2001, 193: 881-92
2002 Ernst Kriehuber
Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Universität Wien
Isolation and characterization of dermal lymphatic and blood endothelial cells reveal stable and functionally specialized cell lineages. J. Exp. Med. 2001; 194: 797-808
2003 Nicole Selenko-Gebauer, Institut für Immunologie der Universität Wien
B7-H1 (programmed death-1 ligand) on dendritic cells is involved in the induction and maintenance of T cell anergy. J. Immunol. 2003; 170: 3637-3644
2004 Silvia Jaksits, Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universität Wien
Lipid raft-associated GTPase signaling controls morphology and CD8+ T cell stimulatory capacity of human dendritic cells. J. Immunol. 2004;173:1628-39
2005 Marcus Säemann
Univ.-Klinik f. Innere Medizin III, Wien
Tamm-Horsfall glycoprotein links innate immune cell activation with adaptive immunity via a Toll-like receptor-4-dependent mechanism J. Clin. Invest. 2005 ; 115: 468-75
2006 Ivan Bilic, Inst. für Immunologie, Mediz. Universität Wien Negative regulation of CD8 expression via CD8 enhancer-mediated recruitment of the zinc finger protein MAZR Nat Immunol 2006;4:392-400

Dietmar Herndler-Brandstetter, Inst. für Biomedizinische Alternsforschung der Österr. Akademie der Wissenschaften, Innsbruck

CD25-Expressing CD8+ T cells are potent memory cells in old age J Immunol 2005;175:1566-1574
2007 Winfried F.Pickl, Institut f. immunologie, Med.Univ.Wien Direct stimulation of T-lymphocytes by immunosomes: virus-like particles decorated with T cell receptor/CD3 ligands plus costimulatory molecules Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci USA 2006; 103:13144
2008 Josef Penninger, IMBA, Wien Identification of oxidative stress and toll-like receptor 4 signaling as a key pathway of acute lung injury Cell (2008) 133:235-249
2009 Giulio Superti-Furga, CeMM der ÖAW, Wien An orthogonal proteomic-genomic screen identifies AIM2 as a cytoplasmic DNA sensor for the inflammasome Nature Immunol.(2009) 10:266-272
2010 Shinya Sakaguchi, Inst.f.Immunologie, Med.Univ.Wien

The zinc-finger protein MAZR is part of the transcription factor network that controls the CD4 versus CD8 lineage fate of double-positive thymocytes

Nature Immunology 11:442 (2010)

2011 Thomas Weichhart, Innere Medizin III/Nephrologie, Med.Univ.Wien

Inhibition of mTOR blocks the anti-inflammatory effects of glucocorticoids in myelkoid immune cells

Blood 117:4273-4283, 2011

2012 Hammad Hassan, Inst.f.Immunologie, Med.Univ.Wien

CD8 enhancer E8I and Runx factors regulate CD8a expression in activated CD8+ T cells

PNAS 108:18330, 2011

2013 Thoms Bauer, Inst.f.Immunologie, Med.Univ.Wien

Identification of Axl as a downstream effector of TGF-ß1 during Langerhans cell differentiation and epidermal homeostasis.

J.Exp.Med.209:2033; 2012


NIghat Yasmin,
Inst.f.Immunologie, Med.Univ.Wien

Identification of bone morphogenetic protein 7 (BMP7)


J.Exp.Med.210; 2013


Jennifer Jurkin, IMBA Vienna, Austria.

The mammalian tRNA ligase complex mediates splicing of XBP1 mRNA and controls antibody secretion in plasma cells

The EMBO Journal (2014) 33: 2922–2936


Martina Minnich, IMP, Biocenter Vienna, Austria.

Multifunctional role of the transcription factor Blimp1 in coordinating plasma cell differentiation.

Nature Immunology 17(3):331, 2016


Monika Linke, Inst.f.Medizinische Genetik, Med.Univ.Wien

„Chronic signaling via the metabolic checkpoint kinase mTORC1 induces macrophage granuloma formation and marks sarcoidosis progression“

Nature Immunology, 16 January 2017; doi:10.1038/ni.3655

 2018    not awarded  



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