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Health - Life Sciences - 29.10.2021
Researchers classify disease severity of patients with Li-Fraumeni syndrome for the first time
Researchers classify disease severity of patients with Li-Fraumeni syndrome for the first time
International team takes important step towards better understanding the manifestations of the hereditary disease Li-Fraumeni syndrome (LFS) is associated with a dramatically increased lifelong risk of a broad spectrum of cancers and is caused by pathogenic variants in the TP53 gene.

Health - Pharmacology - 22.10.2021

Campus - Health - 13.10.2021

Campus - Health - 12.10.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 11.10.2021

Health - Campus - 11.10.2021
On-site Teaching According to the 3G Rule
On-site Teaching According to the 3G Rule
In the winter semester, the University may offer extensive on-site teaching again for the first time in the Corona pandemic.

Health - Campus - 11.10.2021

Health - 06.10.2021
Monitoring protects SARS-CoV-2 patients
Monitoring protects SARS-CoV-2 patients
Telemedicine facilitates successful home care for COVID-19 high-risk patients Using telemedicine, COVID-19 patients can be cared for safely at home - from initial home isolation to recovery or, in case problems arise, admission to hospital.

Research Management - Health - 05.10.2021

Health - Life Sciences - 04.10.2021
Cancer in children with Fanconi anaemia and ataxia telangiectatica
Cancer in children with Fanconi anaemia and ataxia telangiectatica
Nationwide study with data from 50 years determines cancer risk of affected children Fanconi anaemia (FA) and ataxia teleangiectatica (AT) belong to the so-called cancer predisposition syndromes.

Health - Campus - 01.10.2021

Pharmacology - Health - 01.10.2021
Individualised immunosuppression improves prognosis for liver transplant patients
Individualised immunosuppression improves prognosis for liver transplant patients
Regular biopsies lead to less immunosuppression and fewer side effects Stand: 01. After a liver transplant, patients have to take immune-suppressing drugs for the rest of their lives.

Health - Life Sciences - 30.09.2021

Health - Life Sciences - 20.09.2021
Potential parasites in the most common amoeba in wastewater treatment plants
Rhogostoma minus is the most common amoeba in wastewater treatment plants worldwide. It can serve as a host for bacteria of the order Legionellales, which includes pathogens such as Legionella pneumophila, the cause of Legionnaires' disease Researchers from Professor Michael Bonkowski's working group at the University of Cologne's Institute of Zoology have found that Rhogostoma minus is the most common amoeba in wastewater treatment plants worldwide and also serves as a host for Legionellales.

Life Sciences - Health - 15.09.2021
The proteins of Covid-19
The proteins of Covid-19
Machine learning assisted structure analysis reveals SARS-CoV-2 virus tactics The proteins of SARS-CoV-2 play key roles in how the virus manages to evade immune defense and replicate itself in patients' cells.

Health - Environment - 10.09.2021
Eco-efficient fertilization
Eco-efficient fertilization
Researchers calculate billions in environmental and health savings Urea is a valuable nitrogen fertilizer which is regularly used in agriculture to fertilize large areas of arable land.

Life Sciences - Health - 25.08.2021

Materials Science - Health - 19.08.2021

Health - 03.08.2021
Prepared for the future: MHH puts new logistics centre into operation
Prepared for the future: MHH puts new logistics centre into operation
Central location, state-of-the-art technology and standardised processes Hannover Medical School (MHH) has put its new logistics centre into operation.

Life Sciences - Health - 21.07.2021
Biological heart chamber from the laboratory
Biological heart chamber from the laboratory
BMBF funds MHH project on heart support system with three million euros Status: 21. July 2021 More than 9,000 people in Germany are on the waiting list for a donor organ, about 700 of them are waiting for a heart.

Health - Social Sciences - 19.07.2021
UNITE & DIVIDE: Social Distancing, Alzheimer’s and Anti-Gypsyism
New edition of research magazine RUPERTO CAROLA with articles by 24 Heidelberg academics "It is easier to split an atom than to stamp out prejudice.

Health - Pharmacology - 09.07.2021
Significant concerns: further mutations and a fourth wave in the fall
Significant concerns: further mutations and a fourth wave in the fall
Europe-wide corona study: Vaccine acceptance is increasing Significant concerns: further mutations and a fourth wave in the fall Despite increasing numbers of vaccinations, more than 90 percent of pe

Health - Life Sciences - 08.07.2021
Einstein Center for Alternative Methods in Biomedical Research commences work
Einstein Foundation will provide financial support amounting to 5.3 million euros until the end of 2026 Euro No 133/2021 from Jul 08, 2021 After twelve months of preparation, the new Einstein Center for Alternative Methods in Biomedical Research will officially be launched this week.

Criminology / Forensics - Health - 06.07.2021
Tracing the DNA: Part Two of a series about laboratories at Münster University: the Department of Forensic Molecular Biology at the Institute of Forensic Medicine helps in the fight against crime
Tracing the DNA: Part Two of a series about laboratories at Münster University: the Department of Forensic Molecular Biology at the Institute of Forensic Medicine helps in the fight against crime
Part Two of a series about laboratories at Münster University: the Department of Forensic Molecular Biology at the Institute of Forensic Medicine helps in the fight against crime Hidden in the courtyard of the Institute of Forensic Medicine stands a weeping beech, five metres high.

Health - Life Sciences - 05.07.2021
New test to make gene therapy safer
New test to make gene therapy safer
SAGA detects tumour potential of viral vectors for blood stem cells When the causes of serious diseases are based on a defective gene, medicine relies on gene therapy. In this strategy, defect-free genes are introduced into the body with the help of certain viruses. In this way, individual forms of congenital blindness, hereditary muscular atrophy or certain diseases of the blood and immune system can already be treated today.

Health - Pharmacology - 28.06.2021

Health - Campus - 28.06.2021
First graduate of the Study Programme 'Experimental Medicine'
First graduate of the Study Programme ’Experimental Medicine’
Just in time for her third state examination in human medicine, Stefanie Bobe has completed in parallel her Master of Science in Experimental Medicine at the University of Münster.

Health - Social Sciences - 24.06.2021

Health - Campus - 21.06.2021

Health - 17.06.2021
In Hannover: Lung check on wheels
In Hannover: Lung check on wheels
MHH involved in HANSE screening programme for former and active smokers On 26 July, the largest German programme to date for the early detection of lung cancer starts with over 12,000 test persons.