Infothek and press

Infothek and press

If you have any questions about TWINCORE, are looking for a contact or wish to know what our researchers are currently investigating, you have come to the right place.

Here you will find the Announcements of recent months. Earlier Announcements, see the Announcement archive.


Third clinical junior research group at TWINCORE

Dr Leonard Knegendorf heads the ‘Data-driven clinical microbiology’ group

Doctoral Prize of the Friends of the MHH goes to Dr Bibiana Costa

TWINCORE scientist honoured for outstanding doctoral thesis

Five questions on academic freedom

Im Jahr 2024 feiert das Grundgesetz der Bundesrepublik Deutschland seinen 75. Geburtstag. Artikel 5 Absatz 3 definiert die Freiheit von Forschung und…

Diversity is the key

How B cells recognise new variants of SARS-CoV-2

New starting point discovered in the fight against Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Research team at the TWINCORE and the HZI shows how an enzyme regulates the pathogenicity of a clinically relevant pathogen.

Obituary for Tobias Welte

TWINCORE commemorates member of the Board of Clinical Cooperation Partners

Hijacking in the immune system

HCMV reprograms cellular defence mechanisms

New hope in the fight against RSV

TWINCORE researchers discover promising drug candidate


Common disinfectants reliably kill Chikungunya viruses

Unser Klima verändert sich und damit auch die Verbreitungsgebiete von Infektionskrankheiten. Erkrankungen, die noch bis vor wenigen Jahren als reine…