Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (UMZ), Germany

Universitätsmedizin der Johannes-Guttemberg Universität MainzThe central laboratory of the University Hospital of Mainz is currently one of the most modern facilities in Europe and is a reference laboratory for a number of companies, including Abbott and Inova. Their research mainly focuses on the pathophysiology of antiphospholipid antibodies, especially regarding their interaction with monocytes and dendritic cells. The institute is involved in large clinical studies. In cooperation with the Department of Cardiology, it is functioning as the core laboratory in a multicenter study.

Prof. Dr. Karl Lackner
Head of the Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Langenbeckstrasse 1
55131 Mainz, Germany

anette.coleman@unimedizin-mainz.de (Anette Coleman: personal assistant of Prof. Lackner)