We are Healthcare Mittelhessen
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.
Why is donating blood plasma so important? Plasma serves as a raw material for the production of life-saving drugs. To ensure the production of these therapeutics, plasma donors are urgently needed - especially, now, during the pandemic.Artikel lesen
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
Die Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) unterstützt mit 13,84 Millionen Euro ein Forschungskonsortium aus Mittelhessen, das nach neuen Strategien zur Behandlung von tödlichen und bislang unheilbaren Lungenhochdruck sucht.Artikel lesen
Good medicine needs secure financing: The medService of Volksbank Mittelhessen offers doctors, pharmacies and clinics tailor-made financing for investments, devices and office equipment.Artikel lesen
Giessen dermatologist and professor Dr. Peter Mayser has succeeded in developing a natural anti-dandruff agent in collaboration with Symrise AG, which is being marketed under the name Crinipan® PMC green.Artikel lesen
Courses of study with a focus on healthcare are growing enormously at the Technical University of Middle Hessen (THM) in Giessen. University President Prof. Matthias Willems provide insights into exciting developments in the field of digitization.Artikel lesen
At the Vitos Klinik Gießen-Marburg, you can now receive comprehensive teletherapy treatment from the comfort of your home. More information here:Artikel lesen
Medical experts already agree that coronavirus can also affect other organs such as the heart and kidneys - as well as the central nervous system. However, there is no reliable evidence for the exact pathomechanism. To clarify this, a nationwide register is currently being set up at the University ofArtikel lesen