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Participate in a Clinical Study

Would you like to contribute to advancing healthcare by participating in a study at the CRC Hannover? Our team conducts early-phase clinical trials with state-of-the-art methods and leading-edge equipment. Get involved in medical research and help create the future of science!

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National Cohort at the HZI

“Working together for a healthier Germany” is the main idea behind the German National Cohort, Germany’s largest ongoing epidemiological study, in which the HZI is a partner. A total of around 10,000 participants from the greater Hannover area will be examined and interviewed at the CRC Hannover.

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News

Innovative clinical study: a successful step in COPD research

February 22, 2018

Great success in COPD research: An innovative clinical study performed by Fraunhofer ITEM has shown the drug under investigation to improve not only lung function in COPD patients, but to have a significantly positive effect on their heart function as well. The study investigated a combination drug from Novartis Pharma AG (indacaterol/glycopyrronium) that has already been approved for COPD treatment. The results were published in the renowned journal "The Lancet Respiratory Medicine".

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Events

ERS International Congress 2018

Respiratory professionals from all over the world will meet at this year’s congress of the European Respiratory Society. Fraunhofer ITEM scientists will be actively participating, presenting results of their recent airway research in a talk and several scientific posters.

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