The German government and those of the states approved Monday (June 29, 2020) EUR 45.4 million in funds to build the Hamburg Center for Translational Immunology (HCTI) at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE). The agreement was reached during a meeting of the Joint Science Conference (Geme...
Enter your project for "Norddeutscher Wissenschaftspreis 2020"
Applications are now being accepted for the North German Science Prize (Norddeutschen Wissenschaftspreis) endowed with EUR 250,000. The North German Conference of Science Ministers (NWK) honours "outstanding scientific projects" involving scientists from at least two northern German states and is...Mon, 15 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200p.bugler3b1ed762-c009-4b31-88bd-9f33fce4df3d
Hydrogen as an energy carrier of the futureThu, 25 Jun 2020 13:43:31 +0200p.bugler77e24701-4acf-49eb-a4a7-5b73634a3f11
UKE sets up medical website for transgender people
Transgender people in northern Germany can now consult the i2TransHealth telehealth website set up by the Interdisciplinary Transgender Care Center Hamburg (ITHCCH) at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), a press release said Thursday (May 7, 2020). The site hopes to improve the health...Fri, 22 May 2020 13:00:00 +0200p.bugler831615ba-8409-435f-b757-5e9f8936e55d
Rescue ships depart Bremerhaven for "Polarstern" stranded in Arctic
The "Sonne" and "Maria S. Merian" were due to depart Bremerhaven Monday (May 18, 2020) to bring urgently-needed supplies to the "Polarstern" research vessel which has been stranded in the Arctic Ocean amid the corona crisis. Most regional ports and aircrafts remain shut making deliveries almost...Mon, 18 May 2020 06:00:00 +0200p.bugler62bf9417-304a-4cfc-9c4b-25f489855aa7
UKE examines COVID-19 infections in childrenThu, 14 May 2020 10:17:26 +0200p.bugler66609428-2a03-4e86-bbec-dbde82541f71
EUR 7.5 million for leading research in Hamburg
Three of 35 research fellowships awarded by the European Research Council (ERC) to scientists in Germany will go to three projects in Hamburg, a press release said Wednesday (April 1, 2020). The ERC-Advanced Grants recognise outstanding scientific achievement and will provide the recipients with up...Mon, 27 Apr 2020 14:00:00 +0200j.schroederebb47b6b-f07b-4220-a4fc-1682330fc728
Cancer patients in UKE undergoing new cell therapy
Twenty cancer patients at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf have successfully undergone CAR-T cell therapy that use genetically modified immune cells to attack the tumor, a press release said Tuesday (January 28, 2020). Launched last May, the therapy has been approved for critically ill...Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:02:45 +0100r.rattay29c99d9c-a7d7-44e6-a74a-4e7ced427a0d
Hamburg's Bernhard-Nocht Institute expanding
The Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM) is adding an implementation research division focusing on new methods of disease control for tropical infectious diseases such as malaria and ebola, according to a press release issued in January 2020. The German government and states as...Fri, 07 Feb 2020 07:56:20 +0100r.rattayddd7367f-5cd8-4932-ba7f-5c2293c775f0