Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) awards the BIH Excellence Award for Sex and Gender Aspects to Professor Louise Pilote of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and Professor Rhonda Voskuhl of the University of California, USA. Both scientists strongly incorporate gender aspects into their biomedical research. The researchers will share the €20,000…
Press releases in 2017
From December 1 to 3, the joint technology transfer unit of Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin Health Innovations, teamed up with Hacking Health to hold the first-ever Hacking Health Hackathon. The hackathon saw 15 interdisciplinary teams develop new digital tools for innovation in healthcare. Three winning…
On December 1, 2017, Dr. Il-Kang Na will be assuming the position of BIH Johanna Quandt Professor for Therapy-Induced Remodeling in Immuno-Oncology at Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) and Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.
At its meeting on 17 November, the Supervisory Board of Berlin Institute of Health/Berliner Institut für Gesundheitsforschung (BIH) discussed the further scientific and structural developments and the implementation of the "BIH Strategy 2026" in the months from July to November. In particular, the progress made in the acquisition of scientific…
Berlin Institute of Health opens the QUEST Center for Transforming Biomedical Research
Common salt reduces the number of certain lactic acid bacteria in the gut of mice and humans according to a study published in Nature by Berlin’s Max Delbrück Center and Charité. This has an impact on immune cells which are partly responsible for autoimmune diseases and hypertension. Probiotics ameliorate the symptoms of disease in mice.
On November 1, 2017, Ute Scholl assumed the position of BIH Johanna Quandt Professor for Hypertension and the Molecular Biology of Endocrine Tumors at the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) and Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin. Ute Scholl is the second physician, after Petra Ritter, to be appointed to one of three newly created BIH Johanna Quandt…
- QUEST Center
Die Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin kann zur Stärkung des Open Access Publizierens mit Unterstützung der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) rechnen. Zunächst für die kommenden zwei Jahre sind Förderungen in Höhe von rund 560.000 Euro zugesagt. Damit kann nun auch an der Charité ein nachhaltiger Publikationsfonds zur Finanzierung von…
- InnovationsDigital Labs
Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) offers digital health innovators co-working space and expertise
Research and development partnership to accelerate the development of novel therapies
Joint press release by Berlin Institute of Health and Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) announces a partnership with Startupbootcamp Digital Health to collaborate on its start-up accelerator program in Berlin starting in September 2017.
In cooperation with the Institute of Gender in Medicine at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) acknowledges the scientific excellence of renowned scientists with the BIH Excellence Award for Sex and Gender Aspects in Health Research. It recognizes research excellence among scientists working in the field of…
Eight medical and pharmaceutical projects by scientists from the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) are funded by the BIH Technology Transfer Fund 2017. Projects were selected, which, in addition to their high scientific quality in the fields of pharmacy, diagnostics and medical devices, have a great commercial potential for innovation and thus…
Prof. Geraldine Rauch kommt nach Berlin
Joint press release by the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine and the Berlin Institute of Health
- QUEST Center
Starting in April 2017, the QUEST – Center for Transforming Biomedical Research at Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) will begin to implement electronic lab notebooks to manage research data. All BIH scientists at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) will benefit from…
Berlin becomes the hotspot of digital research
Enhancing the efficiency of preclinical research through improved study design
siRNA treatment inactivates harmful protein
Ein Zentrum der Epidemieforschung formiert sich in Berlin
Gene mapping technique promises to unlock the power of proximity to find genes implicated in diseases
Joint appointments with Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin launched
An international team of scientists with the participation of the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) develops the first human stem-cell based system to find drugs to fight mitochondrial disease.