Niels Høiby

Professor of Clinical Microbiology

Other titles

MD, Consultant

Affiliated to

Dept. of Clinical Microbiology, Centre of Diagnostic Investigation, and Dept. of Immunology and Microbiology, Panum Institute, University of Copenhagen.

Research areas include

  • Chronic biofilm infections caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Mycobacterium abscessus complex especially in cystic fibrosis patients and cilia dyskinesia patients.
  • Immune response and immunopathology in infections.
  • Development of new diagnostic antibody methods.
  • Resistance development mechanisms against antibiotics in planktonic-growing and biofilm-growing bacteria.
  • New methods of antibiotic treatment for chronic infections.

Contact information

Phone: +45 35 45 77 78

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