MikroRNA verhindert akutes Leberversagen

Akutes Leberversagen kann durch Viren, Medikamentenunverträglichkeiten oder Vergiftungen zum Beispiel nach dem Verzehr von Pilzen auftreten. Das Leben der betroffenen Patienten kann häufig nur mit einer Lebertransplantation... [more]

Combating cystic fibrosis: REBIRTH researchers coordinate European network

In Germany, one in 3,000 people are born with cystic fibrosis (CF). A European network for rare diseases entitled INSTINCT (‘Induced pluripotent stem cells for identification of novel drug combinations targeting cystic fibrosis... [more]

UniStem Day 2016: European Stem Cell Day for school pupils

„Today marks a real first: all over Europe, right now, more than 25,000 school pupils are taking part in events on stem cell research. That’s quite something,” said Professor Ulrich Martin, deputy coordinator of the REBIRTH... [more]

Welcome to REBIRTH

With the enthusiastic support of six important partner institutions, Hannover Medical School (MHH) in 2006 has established a Cluster of Excellence in the area of Regenerative Biology and Reconstructive Therapies, acronym REBIRTH. 

The goal of the Excellence Initiative is to strengthen cutting-edge research in Germany and to improve its international competitiveness. Outstanding projects are funded as Clusters of Excellence which focus on the research potential at university locations in Germany and, hence, strengthen their international visibility.