Zebrafisch: Blutfluss reguliert Entwicklung der Herzkammern

Herzschlag und Blutfluss setzen während der Entwicklung des Herzens zusammen mit der Ausbildung der Herzkammern ein. Zu diesem Zeitpunkt besteht das Herz aus einem Schlauch: Außen befindet sich das Herzmuskelgewebe, das... [more]

Scientific Achievements Award for Haverich

On 17th June the Fritz-Behrens-Foundation Stiftung honoured Professor Dr. Axel Haverich with a lifetime achievement award. The scientific prize is endowed with 30,000 Euro. [more]

MHH researchers identify stem cell involved in malignant blood condition

Researchers at Hannover Medical School’s (MHH) Institute of Cellular and Molecular Pathology (IZMP) and the REBIRTH Cluster of Excellence have succeeded in using a genetic marker to clearly identify cancer stem cells responsible... [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.