Welcome to DZIF
It is the 21st century and infections are still a major challenge for medicine. What is our recourse as germs become increasingly resistant to antibiotics? What can we do to prevent the spread of a pathogen? The researchers at the German Center for Infection Research (DZIF) are tackling these and many other issues.
Coronaviruses: Getting to a vaccine as fast as possible
At the German Center for Infection Research, researchers are working intensively to make available a vaccine against the dreaded MERS coronavirus.
Assistant Professors at the DZIF
Timo Niedermeyer and Leonard Kaysser have a mutual goal: As recently appointed assistant professors at the DZIF they both want to discover new natural agents against bacteria, viruses and fungi.
The DZIF will be present at the ICAAC, the premier conference on antimicrobial agents and infectious diseases, showcases the latest-breaking science and lectures from top researchers from around the world.
24 July 2014 - PRESSEMITTEILUNG
Researchers in Germany and the U.S. have proven for the first time that specific individual cells of the immune system, termed central memory T cells, have all the essential characteristics of adult tissue stem cells. The results, published in the journal Immunity, highlight the therapeutic promise of "stemness" in T cells. [ more ]
25 June 2014 - PRESS RELEASE
07 May 2014 - PRESS RELEASE
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