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18.10.2017

World Health Summit – Day Three: A Call to Action

The ninth World Health Summit concluded in Berlin with 2,000 participants from over 80 countries and a clear call to action. Over three days, more than 250 speakers discussed the most pressing challenges in Global Health and...► Read more ...

INTERVIEW: Dr. Rolf Zettl, Chief Financial Officer, BIH

Dr. Rolf Zettl joined the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) in March 2016, having previously served as managing director of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres. In his new position as Chief Financial Officer, he...► Read more ...

12.10.2017

Adapter for inserting a dental implant

Reference Number TO 32-00048► Read more ...

12.10.2017

Method and arrangement for identification and correction of optical aberrations

Challenge: Optical microscopy is an indispensable tool for biomedical research. Yet, the same structures that make biological samples interesting to study under a microscope (such as cells, vasculature and subcellular organelles)...► Read more ...

12.10.2017

Selective Inhibitors of Genotoxic Stress-Induced IKK/NF-κB Pathways for Cancer Therapy

Challenge: Many cancer therapies such as chemotherapeutics or irradiation induce cancer cell death through DNA damage and DNA double-strand break. In response to such genotoxic stress, cancer cells activate DNA damage response...► Read more ...

11.10.2017

Charité and MDC sign cooperation agreement with Sanofi in Germany

The BIH, the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association(MDC) and Sanofi, Germany GmbH signed a joint research framework agreement in Berlin on October 4,...► Read more ...

10.10.2017

BIH UND CHARITÉ APPOINT FIRST RESEARCHER TO ONE OF THE THREE NEW BIH JOHANNA QUANDT PROFESSORSHIPS

On October 1, 2017, Dr. Petra Ritter assumed the position of BIH Johanna Quandt Professor for Brain Simulation at Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) and Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin. This W2 professorship is funded by...► Read more ...

05.10.2017

DIGITAL HEALTH ACCELERATOR FROM BERLIN HEALTH INNOVATIONS STARTS WITH THREE TEAMS

Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) offers digital health innovators co-working space and expertise► Read more ...

04.10.2017

Precision for Medicine Acquires Epiontis—a Leading Immune Monitoring and Epigenetic Technology Service Provider

ADDITION OF BERLIN-BASED LAB EXPANDS PRECISION’S LARGE ARRAY OF IMMUNE MONITORING CAPABILITIES AND BOLSTERS GLOBAL FOOTPRINT► Read more ...

28.09.2017

New regulator of liver metabolism discovered

Enzyme retinol saturase controls liver glucose handling: Researchers from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin have identified an enzyme that has a major effect on glucose utilization in liver cells. The enzyme, retinol saturase,...► Read more ...