We pioneer an integrative approach to exploit the vast potential of ribonucleic acids (RNA) as a diagnostic, drug, and therapeutic target for new strategies to combat infectious diseases.
Research Groups at HIRI
Our international team collaborates closely within the institute, as well as with scientists abroad and at its parental institutions, to jointly advance our knowledge at the interface of RNA and infection.
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Würzburg RNA Ecosystem
The COVID-19 Pandemic
Rising antimicrobial resistance, chronic infections, and (re-)emerging pathogens are among the major challenges facing humanity.