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.

Announcements

Cell protection, immunomodulation and virus inhibition by an endogenous substance

Previously unknown effects of citraconic acid described

TWINCORE stands with the "Diversity Charter"

TWINCORE has signed the "Diversity Charter" and is thus committed to respecting the diversity of the workforce in terms of origin, nationality and…

How does an intestinal germ become a pathogen?

Scientists are looking for a connection between bacterial genes and disease severity

TWINCORE stands for tolerance and peace

At TWINCORE, values such as tolerance, peace and a commitment to democracy are the basis for scientists from different nations to be able to work…

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…

Bundesforschungsministerin Anja Karliczek und Minister Björn Thümler besuchen den Infektionsforschungsstandort Hannover

Bundesforschungsministerin Anja Karliczek und Niedersachsens Minister für Wissenschaft und Kultur Björn Thümler informierten sich am 31.05.2018,…

Doctoral awards of the HZI and MHH for Daniel Todt

Daniel Todt, scientist at the Research Group Virus Transmission at the Institute for Experimental Virology, received the Doctoral award of the…

Impact of the immometabolism on the defence against tuberculosis

Dass der Fettsäurestoffwechsel die Funktion bestimmter Immunzellen beeinflusst – beispielsweise von T-Zellen – ist inzwischen bekannt und belegt. Aber…

New immunization strategie against tuberculosis

Infektionen mit Mycobacterium tuberculosis gehören weltweit zu den häufigsten Todesursachen. Jedes Jahr infizieren sich nach Erhebungen der…

New treatment approach for hepatitis E infections in pregnant women

Hepatitis E virus infections are usually subclinical and are considered as an underrated disease by physicians. The number of infections worldwide is…