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Participate in a Clinical Study

Would you like to contribute to advancing healthcare by participating in a study at the CRC Hannover? Our team conducts early-phase clinical trials with state-of-the-art methods and leading-edge equipment. Get involved in medical research and help create the future of science!

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National Cohort at the HZI

“Working together for a healthier Germany” is the main idea behind the German National Cohort, Germany’s largest ongoing epidemiological study, in which the HZI is a partner. A total of around 10,000 participants from the greater Hannover area will be examined and interviewed at the CRC Hannover.

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News

Development and comparison of novel non-invasive methods for analyzing airway inflammation

March 13, 2017

Airway inflammation monitoring, preferably by non-invasive methods, is a crucial step in the safety evaluation of novel drugs. In a research project conducted by the Fraunhofer ITEM Division of Airway Research since February 2017, the respiratory inflammation upon segmental bronchoscopic application of endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide, LPS) is characterized and compared with the inflammation induced by inhalation challenge with LPS.

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Events

ATS International Conference 2017

May 19-24, 2017

This year's annual conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) will be held from May 19-24 in Washington, D.C. (USA). The American Thoracic Society improves global health by advancing research, patient care, and public health in pulmonary disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders. Fraunhofer ITEM scientists will present posters on a variety of subjects.

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