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Education, research, economy: The intensive networking in the health sector and medicine makes the location of Central Hesse special throughout Germany.
Trend report: Focus on cardiovascular research
Scientists around the globe are currently conducting research on cardiac insufficiency, infarcts, pulmonary hypertension or atherosclerosis. Their goal is to gain a better understanding of the development of cardiovascular diseases at the molecular level.
Trend report telemedicine: video chat with the doctor
The spread of the corona crisis is driving the use of telemedicine via video chats. Patients thereby avoid the risk of infection in the waiting room.
How Big Data accelerates drug development
The contract research organization Alcedis, founded in Giessen, knows how to accelerate the drug development process with the help of innovative software systems - for the benefit of medicine and patients.
In the search for medicines to treat COVID-19, lung researchers from Giessen are testing an existing active ingredient that has already been proven to prevent lung damage.Artikel lesen
Prof. Dr. Werner Seeger, Medical Director of the UKGM, talks about his experiences from the Corona pandemic, the importance of lung research and the potential of digitization and AI in his research.Artikel lesen
Prof. Dr. Harald Renz is medical director of the University Hospital Marburg. As a laboratory physician, he knows exactly how important individualized clinical diagnostics are.Artikel lesen
Prof. Dr. Ralph Schermuly is an expert in the field of experimental pathophysiology and pulmonary hypertension. Since 2011 he and his team have been conducting research on causes and disease mechanisms to better understand pulmonary hypertension.Artikel lesen
At the Center for Unknown and Rare Diseases (ZusE) at Marburg University Hospital, patients find help from Prof. Juergen Schaefer.Artikel lesen
DFG President Prof. Dr. Katja Becker has dedicated her life as a researcher to one goal in particular: to develop new drugs and diagnostics against poverty-associated and neglected infectious diseases.Artikel lesen
Millions of people with chronic respiratory diseases such as asthma and COPD are among the most vulnerable to the corona pandemic. The best protection is offered by an optimally adjusted therapy of the inflamed lung areas - and this could receive an innovative boost through Nasal Long-Term Inhalation therapy (NLIArtikel lesen
A good idea is the first step in setting up a business. But it is only one aspect that leads to corporate success. In an interview, Jens Fuerbeth from Volksbank Mittelhessen explains what makes good financial advice for healthcare start-ups.Artikel lesen