Microsensors for mobile diagnostics – CiS strengthens cooperation with InfectoGnostics


The Thuringian CiS Forschungsinstitut für Mikrosensorik GmbH will support the development of diagnostic point-of-care systems at the InfectoGnostics Research Campus Jena even more intensively in the future. After CiS had already contributed its expertise as an associated partner to projects on the [ ... ]

Read more

“Unique and Revolutionary”: Jena Concept for Photonics in Infection Research Rated Among the Best


The German Council of Science and Humanities ("Wissenschaftsrat", WR) gave Jena’s Leibniz Center for Photonics in Infection Research (LPI) a very positive evaluation. The corresponding “Report on the Science-Led Evaluation of Comprehensive Research Infrastructure Projects for the National Roadmap” [ ... ]

Read more

Fighting drug resistant tuberculosis – InfectoGnostics meets MYCO-NET² partners in Peru


From 26 to 28 April the partners of the international MYCO-NET² project meet in Lima, Peru, to discuss future research collaborations for new diagnostics of drug resistant tuberculosis. The MYCO-NET² project is bringing together scientists from Peru, Argentina, Spain and Germany. In this year’s [ ... ]

Read more

EVBC: Founding and First Meeting in Jena


The kick-off meeting of the European Virus Bioinformatics Center (EVBC) will take place in Jena from 6 to 8 March. The EVBC will bring together bioinformatics and virologists from all over Europe, thereby advancing the discovery and research of previously unknown viruses using modern bioinformatics [ ... ]

Read more

Antibiotic resistance – discovery of unexpected enzyme diversity in environmental bacteria


Many hospital and environmental germs carry so far unknown resistance genes which potentially might be transferred to other types of bacteria. InfectoGnostics researchers of University Hospital Jena (UKJ) and of Alere Technologies GmbH were now able to prove this statement with a publication in the [ ... ]

Read more

MicrobeDx Europe Founded in Jena


US company is impressed by high-tech infrastructure and perfect conditions for founders in Thuringia

Read more

Federal President impressed by future-oriented thinking at InfectoGnostics


The Federal President Joachim Gauck visited the InfectoGnostics Research Campus Jena on Wednesday the 23rd of November 2016. “I am highly impressed with the future-oriented thinking that prevails here on the Campus” – this is how Federal President Joachim Gauck summed up his impressions of the [ ... ]

Read more

German Federal President visiting InfectoGnostics


The Federal President Joachim Gauck will visit the InfectoGnostics Forschungscampus Jena on Wednesday, the 23rd of November, 2016. The Federal President will discuss with scientists, medical experts and industry representatives about current InfectoGnostics research projects and how their results [ ... ]

Read more

RegioStars Finals: Presenting InfectoGnostics in Brussels


The most innovative regional initiatives in Europe will be awarded in Brussels today on 11 October. The InfectoGnostics Research Campus Jena is among the 23 institutions that present their project during the "European Week of Regions and Cities".

Read more

InfectoGnostics nominated for the RegioStars Award 2016


The InfectoGnostics Research Campus Jena was nominated as a finalist for the RegioStars Awards 2016. This yearly competition is honouring Europe's most inspiring and innovating regional research projects. The award ceremony takes place on the 11th of October as part of this year's "European Week of [ ... ]

Read more