10. September 2018

Does the liver fend heard muscle inflammation caused by Coxsackieviruses?

Herzmuskelentzündungen können viele Ursachen haben: Gifte wie Alkohol oder Schwermetalle, Infektionen mit einer ganzen Reihe von Krankheitserregern oder Autoimmunreaktionen, bei denen sich das Immunsystem gegen die...

Tenth TWINCORE anniversary

Wissenschaftsminister Thümler: „Genau das, was die Wissenschaftspolitik heute erwartet“ Mit einem international besetzten Symposium feierte das TWINCORE, Zentrum für Experimentelle und Klinische Infektionsforschung, sein...

23. July 2018

Protein complex for hepatitis C-virus entry in liver cells is characterised

Hepatitis C virus chronically infects 70 million individuals worldwide. Although the infection can be cured with antiviral drugs, this therapy does not protect from a second infection with the same virus. Moreover, in patients...

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Internationality... an important characteristic of our institute. International networking and stimuli  encourage the quality of our research and it is an additional value for our scientific work. There are more than 40 scientists from over 20 nations working at TWINCORE. Learn more about our cooperations and international exchange programmes.

What does translational infection research mean in practice? How do we bridge basic research and clinical challenges? What kind of impulses and questions do our scientists get from the clinical environment? Our new rubric "translational case examples" shows how we combine basic research and clinical questions and what drives our science.


25. October 2018

TRAIN Academy: Opening event 4th class

The TRAIN Academy cordially invites you to the 4th class opening event of the professional education programme "Translational Research & Medicine: From Idea to Product" and to the awarding of the certificates...

13. November 2018


Marie-Anne Rameix-Welti (MD, PhD) Hôpital Ambroise Paré APHP; UFR des Sciences et de la Santé, Paris Ile de France Ouest Université de Versailles Title: Viral transcription drives the formation of viral RNA granules within...

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TRAIN Akademy - register now!

Postdoc! What's next...?

In October, the TRAIN Academy Curriculum "Translational science & medicine: from idea to product" starts for the fourth time.

You are working in translational research and medicine and you want to systematically evaluate the potential of new medical processes and products? Take part of the TRAIN Academy and join the translational network in the Hannover-Braunschweig region.

Application: train[at]