26. May 2016

DFG Grant for Matthias Lochner

Matthias Lochner, group leader of the research group Mucosal Infection Immunology, will receive a 352.000 Euro DFG-Grant for three years. The project "Targeting the cellular fatty acid metabolism in intestinal infection and...

03. May 2016

Hepatitis C virus hijacks the host's fat metabolism

Mit dem Hepatitis C-Virus sind weltweit etwa 146 Millionen Menschen chronisch infiziert. Die Infektion betrifft vor allem die Leber und löst in vielen Fällen schwere Lebererkrankungen aus, die letztlich zu Lebertransplantationen...

02. May 2016

HIV research meets school

„Was würdest Du tun, wenn Du erfahren würdest, dass Dein bester Freund HIV positiv ist?“ Mit dieser scheinbar einfachen Frage eröffnet die HIV-Forscherin Christine Goffinet, Juniorprofessorin am TWINCORE, Veranstaltungen der...

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The MHH has launched a new program to life, called "Junge Akademie", which combines basic sciences and medicine in practice. It enables young doctors to link their scientific work with the hospital routine and advance their medical research in cooperation with partner institutions of the MHH: At TWINCORE two "Physician Scientists" have started their translational projects. Read more on current projects of new diagnostic methods for inflammatory heart muscle deseases and about the respiratory syncytial virus, which can be life threatening especially for toddlers.


01. June 2016

MHH - Academic evening / Immunological Colloquium

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Thomas Langmann, Chair of Exp. Immunology of the eye, University of Cologne Title: "Innate immune response in the retina: a key to understand vision loss?", Host: Dr. Elena Grabski and Prof. Dr....

06. June 2016

TWINCORE - Faculty Club

"Bioinformatics in infection research" Speakers: Prof. Dr. Alice McHardy, Computational Biology for Infection Research, HZI Prof. Dr. Thomas Schulz, Institute for Virology, MHH Zeit: 17.00 st. |  Ort: TWINCORE...

11. August 2016

TRAIN Akademie - Key Note Lecture

Public lecture as part of the continuing education program "Translational research & Medicine: From Idea to Product" of the TRAIN-Academy: Speaker: Priv.–Doz. Dr. Dr. Dr. Oliver Seitz, MKG-PALAIS Mund-, Kiefer-...

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There are more than 40 scientists from over 20 nations working at TWINCORE. Internationality is an important characteristic of our institute and an additional value for our scientific work. Read more about our programs to encourage the international excange - in particular with South America. [more]