Press releases and news of the Cluster of Excellence

A research team led by Kiel senior professor and member of the cluster PMI Thomas F. Meyer reveals transformation of colon organoids in vitro

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The DFG is providing further funding for the Competence Centre for Genomic Analysis Kiel (CCGA Kiel) at Kiel University until 2023.

Exposure of skeletons

Research team with participation of PMI members publishes study on genetic diversity and the immune status of humans around 3200 BC in Central Europe


Research team led by CAU Senior Professor Meyer discovers central mechanism which influences the start of the pathogenesis of cancer


In a large genome study, a Kiel University research team demonstrates correlations between certain gene variants and the composition of bacterial…

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PMI Steering Committee member Prof. Robert Huber was elected Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA).

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Research team finds multidrug resistant TB-strain in Eswatini, that is not detected by modern diagnostic methods and has developed resistance to the…

Mikroskopische Aufnahme von SARS-CoV-2-Viren

In contrast, the immune memory could instead contribute to severe disease progressions, as shown by a Kiel research team from the Cluster of…


A research team with the contribution of the Cluster of Excellence PMI has identified cell types in the blood that indicate severe disease progression…

Graphical abstract of the MESINFLAME projects in Lübeck

In the research consortium MESINFLAME researchers involving the Cluster of Excellence "Precision Medicine in Chronic Inflammation" (PMI) are planning…

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