Current research projects on hygiene topics in the institute are

  • Optimization and validation of microscopic, culture- and nucleic acid-based detection techniques for bacteria and fungi

  • Epidemiology of selected infectious agents in materials from the human host and its environment

  • Confirmation of transmission routes by molecular techniques

  • Efficacy analysis of techniques and devices for preventing infectious diseases by in vitro assays and statistical surveys

  • Scientific evaluation of infectious disease cases for medical staff education