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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