Announcements 01.09.2023

How dangerous are ticks in Germany really?

Due to global warming and globalisation, both ticks and tick-borne pathogens are spreading in Germany. The cross-institutional research…

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Announcements 25.08.2023

Prof. Dr Marylyn Addo receives Bundesverdienstkreuz

The physician and scientist Prof. Dr Marylyn Addo has been awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany by the Federal…

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Announcements 20.08.2023

World Mosquito Day 2023

Globalisation and climate change also have consequences for global health: with the increasing movement of goods and travel, exotic…

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Announcements 08.08.2023

On the trail of exotic mosquitoes in Hamburg

Monitoring project in the port: Favoured by globalisation and global warming, exotic mosquito species that can carry pathogens are spreading…

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Announcements 19.07.2023

Attacking the malaria pathogen by the digestive tract

Researchers often find drugs without first understanding their exact conditions and mechanisms of action. At the latest when resistance…

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Announcements 13.07.2023

The yellow fever mosquito: Perfect feeder service for arboviruses

The yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti can transmit a variety of viruses to humans, so-called arboviruses. Three prominent examples are…

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Announcements 01.07.2023

Anniversary of the German Biosafety Programme

The Federal Foreign Office launched the German Biosafety Programme on 01.07.2013. Since then, it has worked with partner institutions in up…

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Announcements 30.06.2023

Malaria, ringworm and its significance for anaemia | Lassa viruses in rodents: not only infectious but also hereditary

This year's doctoral prizes of the Association of Friends of the Tropical Institute Hamburg e.V. (VdF) go to Dr Wiebke Herr (Medicine) and…

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Announcements 29.06.2023

LCI Summer School on "Perspectives on Structural and Systems Biology"

This year's Summer School of the Leibniz Center Infection (LCI) on the topic "Perspectives in Structure and Systems Biology in Infection"…

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Announcements 16.06.2023

DTG Prize for BNITM Researcher Johannes Mischlinger

Johannes Mischlinger, MD, laboratory group leader at the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM), was awarded the "Prize for…

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Announcements 15.05.2023

VISION: New DFG Research Training Group for cutting-edge virology research in Northern Germany

Viruses can not only make us humans ill, but in the worst case they can also shake up social and economic structures. The Corona pandemic…

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Announcements 28.04.2023

Fiocruz and BNITM deepen proven cooperation

It is one of the oldest collaborations of the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM): As early as 1908, Gustav Giemsa, the…

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Announcements 07.04.2023

eWHORM Project Launched to Eliminate Worm Infections in Sub-Saharan Africa

African and European partners join forces to enable the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) “Road Map for Neglected Tropical Diseases” (NTDs)…

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Announcements 03.04.2023

ParasiteWeb®: Zeitgemäße virtuelle Ringversuche für medizinische Labore

ParasiteWeb® erlaubt mit nahtlosem Zoomen und interaktiver Fokussierung die Exploration der digitalen Probe wie unter einem Mikroskop

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Announcements 22.02.2023

Living with Ebola

The recent Ebola outbreaks in West and East Africa appear to be linked to previous outbreaks in the region. This is what molecular…

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Announcements 15.02.2023

Mirjam Groger receives Wolfgang Stille Science Award

Die Ärztin und Wissenschaftlerin Dr. Mirjam Groger erhält den renommierten Wolfgang-Stille-Preis 2022. Damit ehrt die PEG sie für ihre…

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