Two hotspots for Comparative Medicine

The Messerli Research-Unit „Comparative Medicine“ shall be understood as a strong bridge between veterinary and human medicine. Accordingliy the team is working at two locations:

1.) the laboratory of Comparative Medicine of the Messerli Research Institute located at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna and

2.) the laboratory of Comparative Immunology and Oncology at the Institute of Pathophysiology and Allergy Research 1 at the Center for  Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology 2 of the Medical University of Vienna 3.

The activities at these two locations contribute to a constant dialogue between these two medical divisions.

At both laboratories scientists are dealing with the different scientific questions of the Comparative Medicine. 


Fields of activity


Head of Comparative Medicine

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erika Jensen-Jarolim
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Cooperation partners of Messerli Research Institute:

Vetmeduni Vienna (organisational supervision)
Vetmeduni Vienna (organisational supervision)
Universität Wien
Universität Wien