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Prof. Hohlfeld

Prof. Dr. Hohlfeld

Our institute is devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of neuroimmunological diseases, that is, autoimmune disorders of the nervous system. In autoimmune diseases, the immune system “erroneously” attacks the body´s own tissues. By far the most frequent of these diseases is multiple sclerosis.

The Institute of Clinical Neuroimmunology was founded in 1999. It is the first university institute in Germany focusing on neuroimmunological diseases. [Continue]



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J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2018 Jun 19. pii: jnnp-2018-318382. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2018-318382

Retinal ganglion cell loss in neuromyelitis optica: a longitudinal study

22.06.2018 - Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD) are inflammatory conditions of the central nervous system and an important differential diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS). Unlike MS, the course is usually relapsing, and it is unclear, if progressive neurodegeneration contributes to disability. This study clearly shows GCIP loss independent of ON attacks in aquaporin4-antibody-seropositive NMOSD. [more...]

 
Interessierte Zwillinge können jederzeit noch in die Studie eingeschlossen werden!

Deutschlandweite MS-Zwillings-Studie-Teilnehmer gesucht

21.04.2018 - Aktuell suchen wir insbesondere dringend eineiige Zwillingspaare bei denen beide Zwillinge an Multipler Sklerose erkrankt ist. [more...]

 
Sobek-Nachwuchspreisträgerin 2017 Dr. rer. nat. Anneli Peters mit Laudator Prof. Dr. med. Klaus V. Toyka © AMSEL e.V. / Martin Stollberg

Dr. Anneli Peters receives the junior research award from the Roman, Marga and Mareille Sobek Foundation

13.12.2017 - Dr. Anneli Peters, who has just started an Emmy Noether-group at our Institute, receives the junior research award from the Roman, Marga and Mareille Sobek Foundation for her outstanding research on the contribution of autoreactive T and B cells to MS pathogenesis. [more...]

 

Dr. Ivana Nikić-Spiegel receives prestigous Friedmund Neumann Award of the Ernst Schering Foundation

20.11.2017 - Former institute member, Dr. Ivana Nikić-Spiegel, receives prestigous Friedmund Neumann Award of the Ernst Schering Foundation for her work on inflammatory disease of the nervous system. [more...]

Engagement für Multiple Sklerose - AMSEL-Stiftungs-Preise 2016 verliehen [Deutsch]

13.10.2016 - Mit Thekla Groll, Sabine Marina und Prof. Dr. Reinhard Hohlfeld zeichnete die AMSEL-Stiftung drei besonders engagierte Menschen aus. Über 200 Gäste kamen zur Feier ins Porsche-Museum. [more...]