Universität Bern

Theodor Kocher Institut

The Theodor Kocher Institute belongs to the faculties of Natural Sciences, Medicine and Veterinary Medicine of Bern University and is under the patronage of an interfaculty board. The institute was financed and built with the endowment of Theodor Kochers Nobel prize. Research at the Theodor Kocher Institute focuses on different aspects of the molecular cell biology of immunosurveillance and inflammation. The institute is involved with teaching mainly at the graduate and postgraduate level. A major effort is made in post-graduate education and a program Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences has been created for graduates in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, and Natural Sciences leading to a doctorate (MD-PhD).


Universität Bern
Theodor Kocher Institut
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3012 Bern
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