2016 Ann-Kathrin Gaiser
Travel Grant Award, 28th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics 
Nanoparticle treatment inhibits macrophage polarization towards the anti-inflammatory M2 subset

2015 Ann-Kathrin Fuchs 
Best Thematic Poster Award, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Experimental Biology 2015
Specific macrophage targeting for MRI using amyloid beta oligomer-labeled nanoparticles

2012 Dr. Oleg Lunov 
Best Poster Award, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Urologie 
Targeting the Achilles heel of the androgen receptor at the N-terminus – an experimental approach

2012 Dr. Magdalena Hagn, Prof. Bernd Jahrsdörfer 
Publication of the Year Award, Immunology and Cell Biology 
Human B cells differentiate into granzyme B-secreting cytotoxic B lymphocytes upon incomplete T-cell help

2010 Dr. Oleg Lunov 
Doctoral Student Award, International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine Ulm 
Modulation of immune cell signaling and function by functionalized particles

2010 Dr. Oleg Lunov 
Travel Grant Award, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Experimental Biology 2010 
A role for c-Jun N-terminal kinases in apoptosis triggered in human macrophages by carboxydextran-coated superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles

2007 Dr. Qun Li
Travel Grant Award, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Experimental Biology 2007 
The serine protease plasmin triggers proinflammatory gene induction in human macrophages – characterization of signaling pathways

2007 Dr. Aydee Estrada 
Travel Grant Award, Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research 
Acetyl-boswellic acids inhibit NF-κB activation and TNF-alpha release by monocytes. Rationale for the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases

1997 Prof. Thomas Simmet 
Katrin Krause Award, Society for Experimental Neurooncology 
A novel pharmacological approach in the treatment of glioblastomas and malignant astrocytomas