Zika Virus

If you worry about having or getting a Zika virus infection, please do not contact us, but your general practitioner or gynaecologist.

We only perform basic research, diagnostic testing and do consulting for physicians.

More information about the Zika virus can be found on the websites of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) or the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine

Laboratory Diagnostics, 

P. O. Box 30 41 20,

D-20324 Hamburg, Germany

Tel.: +49 40 42818-444

Suspected Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers
Tel.: +49 171 2127900

Fax: +49 40 42818-252
E-mail: labordiagnostik(at)bnitm.de

Consulting for physicians

Patients please contact your attending doctor.

Consulting for physicians

Bernd Noack, MD,
Board-Certified for Laboratory Medicine 

Philip Eisermann, MD,

Mo – Fr  9.00 am – 12.30 pm and 1.30 – 5.00 pm

Tel.: +49 40 42818-211
Fax: +49 40 42818-252
E-Mail: labordiagnostik(at)bnitm.de


Prof. Egbert Tannich, MD,
Board-Certified for Microbiology and Infection Epidemiology

Prof. Stephan Günther, MD,
Board-Certified for Microbiology, Virology,  and Infection Epidemiology


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