• "Biobanks can help you accelerate your career"

    How data and samples from the DZHK collection can help your research - Dr Wesley Abplanalp talks about this in an interview.

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  • Mission

    The most important goal of the DZHK is to make research findings available as quickly as possible to all patients in Germany and to advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease.

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21.10.2021 Training >

New series: Clinical Trials Masterclass

Topic: What is heart failure? A trialist's perspective | Prof. John Cleland, UK | Thursday, 21.10.2021, 5 pm | as livestream and on demand | organised by Charité Berlin with the support of DZHK

30.09.2021 Interview >

"We need to continuously adapt our data standards"

The more uniform the data and samples from clinical studies, the more valuable they are for research at the DZHK: This is why the know-how of study directors and study nurses, for example, is in demand. Prof. Frank Edelmann calls for participation in the Data Standardisation WG.

29.09.2021 Research News >

Healing heart damage with reprogrammed cells

The human heart can only marginally heal itself. In an animal model, researchers from Bad Nauheim have reprogrammed heart muscle cells so that the heart can regenerate itself.

16.09.2021 Research News >

Donor hearts can be transported for longer

At the German Heart Center Berlin, a transport procedure is being tested that will allow donor hearts to be preserved for longer.

Further training >

Webinars on demand

Missed a webinar or workshop? Never mind: Most events are freely available as recordings. Some recordings are only accessible to people with DZHK status. Most of the events are in German.


Consultations for DZHK IT systems

Are you a user of our IT systems in clinical research and have problems, questions or need for training? Then join our regular video consultation hours (in German).

Next consultation: 22 October 2021, DZHK-BDMS (TrialConnect)


Why clinical research is important

Without clinical trials, there is no progress in medicine. Our new Youtube video explains why patient support is key to developing new treatments.