For three years now, Siemens and the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) have been applying their knowledge and expertise in the field of oncologic radiology in a strategic alliance. Otmar Wiestler, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Board at DKFZ, discusses the partnership’s topics and goals.
By Hildegard Kaulen, PhD
The German Cancer Research Center and Siemens are breaking new grounds with the cooperation between a national research center and a commercial enterprise.
Pursuing new ways of thought, questioning old assumptions, believing in a vision for the future, and letting curiosity run free: Innovative people push the limits of our knowledge, thereby changing the world. Harald zur Hausen is one such person. Scientific journalist Hildegard Kaulen met with the Nobel laureate in this exclusive for Medical Solutions.