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Health - Computer Science - 11.02.2022
Making hospital staff fit to fight cyber-attacks
Making hospital staff fit to fight cyber-attacks
Research team led by the University of Göttingen designs customized training courses Cyber-attacks to hospitals pose an increasing threat to data security and healthcare in German hospitals.

Health - History / Archeology - 09.02.2022
Sacred remains: ancestors return home
Sacred remains: ancestors return home
Göttingen University hands over iwi kÅ«puna from collections to Hawaiian descendants When the anatomist Georg Thilenius excavated a number of skulls and skeletons on the island of Maui in 1897, he violated the prevailing Hawaiian laws that prohibited the removal of human remains from burial sites.

Life Sciences - Health - 09.02.2022
Real-time DNA recognition
Real-time DNA recognition
Dr. Irene Fernandez-Cuesta from the Department of Physics at Universität Hamburg and her team have received a grant of 150 000 euros from the European Research Council.

Health - Career - 02.02.2022
'More and more people need long-term medical care'
’More and more people need long-term medical care’
Since statistical records began to be kept at the end of the 19th century, the life expectancy of new-born babies has more than doubled.

Health - 01.02.2022

Health - Innovation - 27.01.2022
Laser beam shows the way inside the body
Laser beam shows the way inside the body
MHH Radiology puts computer tomograph with integrated laser navigation into operation Computer tomography (CT) is indispensable for modern diagnostics.

Health - Life Sciences - 26.01.2022

Health - 25.01.2022

Health - Computer Science - 25.01.2022

Innovation - Health - 20.01.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 19.01.2022
Fungal infections in Africa: no adequate treatment despite millions of affected patients
Together with an international team of experts, Professor Dr Oliver Cornely, head of the European Excellence Center for Invasive Fungal Infections at University Hospital Cologne, has conducted a study to investigate the current situation of clinical mycology - the treatment of fungal diseases - on the African continent, revealing significant deficits.

Computer Science - Health - 14.01.2022
New algorithm for classification of skin lesions
Dermatologists typically classify skin lesions based on multiple data sources. Algorithms that fuse the information together can support this classification. An international research team has now developed an algorithm that classifies skin lesions more accurately than previous algorithms by using an improved data fusion process.

Health - Life Sciences - 14.01.2022
Creative Through Movement
01/14/2022 Do we have our best ideas while walking? Indeed, but even small movements while sitting improve creativity, as two researchers have discovered. Movement helps us to think creatively. This insight is over 2000 years old - and already known to the philosophers in ancient Greece. However, what is the connection between movement and cognition from a scientific point of view?

Pharmacology - Health - 13.01.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 13.01.2022
A spray to protect against lung damage from Covid-19
A spray to protect against lung damage from Covid-19
Rnatics, a startup at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), has created an RNA-based drug to prevent lung damage from infections as seen in serious Covid-19 cases.

Life Sciences - Health - 12.01.2022
EU funding for five research projects
EU funding for five research projects
How can signal paths in the brain be visualized? What role do local production networks play in globalization? How can synthetic enzymes catalyze new reactions? Five research projects at the Technica

Career - Health - 10.01.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 03.01.2022

Health - Innovation - 21.12.2021
Invisible virus protection for indoor spaces
Invisible virus protection for indoor spaces
Despite myriad precautionary measures, virus-contaminated aerosols still pose a serious problem indoors.

Health - Campus - 17.12.2021

Innovation - Health - 15.12.2021
New drone type transports life-saving defibrillator
New drone type transports life-saving defibrillator
For cardiac arrest victims, minutes can mean the difference between life and death. It's vital that medical emergency response teams get to them quickly, but in more remote, rural areas this can sometimes be difficult.

Health - Psychology - 15.12.2021
Masks Activate Corona Fear
Masks Activate Corona Fear
12/15/2021 Seeing masked people can activate pre-existing fear of coronavirus infection. A more positive image for masks could remedy the situation.

Health - 14.12.2021
HANSE Study at the MHH: Thanks to early detection, a patient with lung cancer is now on the path to recovery
HANSE Study at the MHH: Thanks to early detection, a patient with lung cancer is now on the path to recovery
,,I had no recognizable symptoms" 14. Detecting lung cancer at an early stage: the HANSE Study, sponsored by the German Center for Lung Research (DZL) and the Lung Ambition Alliance, as the largest German early detection program, makes this its goal.

Health - Pharmacology - 14.12.2021
A medication against SARS-CoV-2
Vaccines against the SARS-CoV-2 virus have been made possible by an unprecedented worldwide partnership. But mediacations against Covid-19 have as yet seen only partial success. With the support of the Bavarian Research Foundation, a Munich research team has developed a protein which has reliably prevented infection by the virus and its variants in cell tests.

Health - Innovation - 13.12.2021

Campus - Health - 10.12.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 09.12.2021
The long-term effects of sepsis: years of treatment and care needs
The long-term effects of sepsis: years of treatment and care needs
Three in four sepsis survivors experience new-onset memory problems, psychological impairments or physical diagnoses. This also applies to more than half of sepsis survivors under the age of 40 at the time of their discharge from hospital. These are just two of the findings of a retrospective analysis of anonymized health claims data conducted by a team of researchers from Jena University Hospital, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Research Institute of the Local Health Care Funds (AOK).

Health - Pharmacology - 08.12.2021
Rapid therapeutic approaches against viral diseases
Rapid therapeutic approaches against viral diseases
Research team with new development pipeline for RNA-based drugs successful in Europe-wide competition 08. Viruses are a major problem for human health worldwide - and not just since the outbreak of the SARS-CoV2 pandemic. Despite successful vaccine development, there are still no effective drugs for most viral diseases.

Administration - Health - 29.11.2021

Physics - Health - 26.11.2021

Health - Career - 25.11.2021
New Collaborative Research Centre and continued funding for two CRCs at the University of Cologne
The University of Cologne has acquired a new Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) from the German Research Foundation (DFG).

Health - Physics - 24.11.2021
Better images for science
Better images for science
German Research Foundation supports MHH Department of Nuclear Medicine with around 900,000 euros for the expansion of molecular imaging In order to detect and research diseases, it is important to look inside the body.

Life Sciences - Health - 24.11.2021

Health - Research Management - 23.11.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 23.11.2021
Antibody treatment for Covid-19
Antibody treatment for Covid-19
More than 80 percent efficacy in prevention of serious illness through Covid-19 A new treatment could prevent serious illness in case of Covid-19 infections during the pandemic.

Health - Environment - 23.11.2021
Researching Global Health with Society
The Berlin University Alliance Funds Four Groundbreaking Alliance Projects on Global Health As part of its Grand Challenge Initiative on Global Health, the Berlin University Alliance (BUA) is funding

Health - Life Sciences - 19.11.2021
Controlling bacteria with mathematical equations
Controlling bacteria with mathematical equations
Understanding how bacteria grow, survive or die in different environments can be a real game-changer in the way bacterial infections are dealt with.

Health - Research Management - 18.11.2021
Universität Heidelberg with Nine ’Highly Cited Researchers’
International evaluation names researchers whose publications have been most cited worldwide Nine researchers from Heidelberg University feature on the list of "Highly Cited Researchers" that has just appeared.

Life Sciences - Health - 17.11.2021
Gut-brain axis: Targets for improvement of cognition in the elderly
Gut-brain axis: Targets for improvement of cognition in the elderly
Young scientists will investigate the mechanisms of the "gut-brain-axis" to make use of them in diagnose and prevention of cognitive functional decline Science calls the interaction between digestive and thinking organ the "gut-brain axis" and is only just beginning to understand its complexity.

Research Management - Health - 16.11.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 11.11.2021
Help for heart failure? MHH cardiology investigates the effect of digitoxin
Help for heart failure? MHH cardiology investigates the effect of digitoxin
Researchers include the 1000th patient in multicentre study Can digitoxin, an active ingredient from foxglove leaves, help patients with heart failure? Many things point to this, but it has not yet been scientifically investigated and proven.