Supported projects 2016


Investigation into air transmission of highly pathogenic viruses.
Assoc. Ph.D. Stefan Kunz, Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital Lausanne
Project description (in German)

The microenvironment of stem cells in the fibrotic lung – does it matter?
PD Dr. med. / Dr. phil. Nat. Katrin Hostettler Haack, Department of Biomedicine and Clinic of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Basel
Project description (in German)

Integrated care of co-morbidities versus standard care after acute hypercapnic respiratory failure in the intensive care unit: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Dr. Dan Adler, Pneumology Department, University Hospital Geneva
Project description (in German)

Support by smartphone app and carbon monoxide self-monitoring for smoking cessation: A randomised controlled trial nested into the Swiss HIV Cohort Study
Prof. Dr. med Heiner Bucher, Basel Institute of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel
Project description (in German)

Unravelling protective signalling pathways in acute lung injury using a novel lung-on-chip technology
PD Dr. med. Stefan Freigang, Institute of Pathology, University of Bern
Project description (in German)