Project Area Z

Clinical translational unit

 

Z02

Clinical Translation Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Luisa Klotz
Klinik für Neurologie mit Institut für Translationale Neurologie
der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster

Prinipal Investigators

Prof. Prof. h.c. Dr. Heinz Wiendl
Klinik für Neurologie mit Institut für Translationale Neurologie
der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster

 
Prof. Dr. Ralf Gold
Neurologische Klinik, St.-Josef-Hospital
der Ruhr-Universität Bochum

 
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hemmer
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik
Klinikum rechts der Isar
Technischen Universität München

 
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Hohlfeld
Institut für Klinische Neuroimmunologie
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

 
Prof. Dr. Frauke Zipp
Klinik und Poliklinik für Neurologie
Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

 

 

 

News

Thu, 28/01/2021
BioNTech Publishes Data on Novel mRNA Vaccine Approach to Treat Autoimmune Diseases in Science
BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX, “BioNTech” or “the Company”) announced the publication of preclinical data on its novel mRNA vaccine approach against autoimmune diseases in the peer-reviewed journal Science. The publication titled “A non-inflammatory mRNA vaccine for treatment of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis” co-authored by SFB principal investigator Ari Waisman summarizes the findings on the disease-suppressing effects […]...more
Wed, 20/01/2021
A new study on neurological manifestations of severe COVID-19 reveals nervous system immune deficiency
Patients suffering from COVID-19 can develop concomitant and long-term symptoms in their nervous system. The most common symptom in this context is the loss of the sense of smell and taste, while more severe symptoms such as stroke, cerebral seizures, or meningitis are possible. A team of scientists from the medical faculties at the Universities […]...more
Fri, 15/01/2021
Sunlight exposure exerts immunomodulatory effects to reduce multiple sclerosis severity
It has long been acknowledged that multiple sclerosis disease risk is associated with reduced sun-exposure, and subsequent low vitamin D levels. The study by Ostkamp et al. now assessed the relationship between measures of sun exposure and MS severity. For this, the researchers analyzed data of around 2,000 patients from the German NationMS- and the […]...more