Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

Research areas

  •  Liver cancer
  •  Liver fibrosis and cirrhosis
  •  Non-alcoholic  fatty liver/type 2 diabetes
  •  Celiac disease, Wheat sensitivity
  •  Allergies and food allergies
  •  Inflammatory bowel diseases
  •  Gut microbiome
  •  Autoimmune diseases
  •  scleroderma
  •  Other solid cancers (lung, melanoma)
  •  Innate Immunity/Myeloid cells/ Macrophages
  •  RNA Silencing in liver fibrosis and liver cancers
  •  Nano-molecular therapy of fibrosis and  tumors
  •  Molecular  Imaging of liver fibrosis
  •  Development of serum biomarkers for liver fibrosis/fibrogenesis, liver 
     cancer, celiac desease, wheat sensitivity, inflammatory bowel disease
  •  Identification of oral TLR4 antagonists
  •  Potentiation of allergens by environmental factors