Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine

Fraunhofer Allergen Challenge Chambers

To the Fraunhofer Allergen Challenge Chamber by bus, train, or plane

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Cell-based in-vitro methods

One-day workshop at Fraunhofer ITEM in Hannover on November 10, 2016

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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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Antibiotic-resistant pathogens

Test methods for controlling resistant germs that cause lung infections

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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 / 11.8.2016

Start of a new proof-of-concept study

Novel anti-inflammatory drug for COPD treatment is being tested based on endotoxin challenge.

News / 4.8.2016

Congratulations to our Regensburg colleagues!

Our Project Group on Personalized Tumor Therapy is now ISO 9001 certified.

News / 15.7.2016

EUSAAT Congress in Linz, Austria

Alternatives to animal testing will be at the focus of Fraunhofer ITEM presentations  from August 24 to 27.

News / 7.7.2016

Meet us at the ERS International Congress

Fraunhofer ITEM scientists will present recent research work in London from September 3-7.

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

Nikolai-Fuchs-Strasse 1
30625 Hannover

Phone +49 511 5350-0



EUPRIM-Net course 2016

The European Primate Network (EUPRIM) will hold a “Laboratory Animal Science Course on Primates” in Göttingen, Germany, from November 14 to 18, 2016.

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OEESC 2016

On September 20, 2017, the OEESC (Occupational and Environmental Exposure of the Skin to Chemicals) conference will be held in the Manchester Conference Centre.

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2016 European Aerosol Conference (EAC)

From September 4-9, 2016, the European Aerosol Conference 2016 will take place in Tours, France.

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Eurotox 2016

The congress of the European Societies of Toxicology 2016 will be held in Sevilla, Spain, on September 4 to 7, 2016.

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