Benutzerspezifische Werkzeuge

Forschung - Research


As to our mission as an academic GI center, we are actively searching for a better understanding of disease causation and pathophysiology and novel therapies.

Clinical Research

The GI unit is active in pharmaceutical clinical trials on inflammatory bowel disease, primary sclerosing cholangitis and primary biliary cirrhosis employing several new compounds and liver disease (end-stage liver disease, TIPPS, ascites pump). Endoscopic research focusses on the evaluation and development of novel endoscopic procedures for instance in interventional ultrasound and photodynamic therapy of cholangiocarcinoma.


The majority of our translational research is supported by competitive third party grants. Agency with currently running grants include: