Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine

Some people try to breathe – but can’t

Human lung samples for studying respiratory diseases

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P.R.I.T.® exposure system

New approaches for in-vitro testing of inhalable substances

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Imaging of the human lung

Visualizing drug efficacy

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Innovative approaches for inhaled aerosol therapies

Inhaled administration of pharmaceuticals

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Single cells – multiple possibilities

Diagnostics in personalized tumor therapy

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News / 13.5.2016

ATS 2016

Fraunhofer ITEM scientists will present posters on several subjects on this year's annual conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS).

News / 9.2.2016

Inhalation technology from Takeda

Fraunhofer ITEM takes over and continues development of inhalation technology assets from Takeda.

News / 3.2.2016

5th DZL Annual Meeting

At the 5th Annual Meeting of the German Center for Lung Research (DZL), Fraunhofer ITEM scientists won several prizes.

News / 13.1.2016

Research project “EU-ToxRisk”

Toxicology in flux – Fraunhofer ITEM is participating in the European research project “EU-ToxRisk”.

Our services and expertise

Drug Development

From drug candidate to proof of concept

Chemical Safety and Assessment

Towards safe products

Translational Medical Engineering

From idea to safe medical device

Project Group on Personalized Tumor Therapy

From molecular analysis to personalized therapy

Fraunhofer ITEM

Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine ITEM

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30625 Hannover

Phone +49 511 5350-0


19 May 2016 16:25:39 GMT

World Immune Regulation Meeting X 2016

The 10th World Immune Regulation Meeting with special focus on “Development and Maintenance of Immune Activation and Tolerance” will provide an ideal platform for international scientific exchange between experts in the field of immunology.

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19 May 2016 16:24:17 GMT

PCMG 2016

The annual conference 2016 of the Pharmaceutical Contract Management Group (PCMG) will be held from June 8-10 in Rome, Italy. Dr. Philipp Badorrek from Fraunhofer ITEM will give a lecture on “Feasibility in recruitment – views from the sponsor and the investigator”.

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19 May 2016 16:23:30 GMT

BIO International Convention 2016

From June 6 to 9, the BIO International Convention 2016, the world's largest biotechnology trade fair, takes place in San Francisco, USA. The Fraunhofer ITEM will present its biotechnology research and services within the joint Fraunhofer booth. Come and meet us there in the German Pavilion.

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19 May 2016 13:31:01 GMT

ATS 2016

This year's annual conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) will be held from May 13-18 in San Francisco (USA). The American Thoracic Society improves global health by advancing research, patient care, and public health in pulmonary disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders.

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