World Class research demands concentrated and focused support. To be internationally successful, adequate financial resources and a supportive environment are both important. This applies also to the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI).
On the occasion of World Cancer Day we would like to inform about the link between cancer and infections. Every year 14 million people worldwide suffer from tumors. A high percentage of these diseases are caused by an infection. More information on that can be found here.