Recent news form the Cluster of Excellence PMI

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Wild animals allow new insights into the skin microbiome

Kiel research team describes for the first time differences in the bacterial colonization of the skin in house and laboratory mice as a basis for…

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COVID-19: First large genome-wide study worldwide on risk genes

Research team from Kiel finds gene variants for severe course of Covid-19: The blood group might have an influence on the severity of Covid-19…

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Professor Thomas F. Meyer receives the Robert Koch Gold Medal for his life's work

This year, one of the highest awards in infection biology goes to the future Kiel senior professor


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Frederike Buhse
Public Relations, Excellence Cluster PMI


Sidharta Sinha, Stanford University Medical Center/USA

Annual internal meeting of all PMI cluster members

Wolfram Gössling, Harvard Medical School/USA