Dr. Ferdinand Knieling

Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

My research focuses on non-invasive diagnostics, which are tailored to our youngest patients. We aim to discover biological insights by novel imaging approaches and the rapid translation to clinical applications.

Research projects

  • Imaging of tissue degeneration and fibrosis
  • Imaging of inflammatory processes and therapeutic monitoring
  • Intraoperative imaging of neonates
  • AI-supported imaging classification of muscular Diseases –
  • Imaging of rare Diseases
  • Point of care low magnetic field MRI imaging in pediatrics

Current projects

  • Shortening the path to rare disease diagnosis by using newborn genetic screening and digital technologies

    (Third Party Funds Group – Sub project)

    Overall project: Screen4Care
    Term: 1. October 2021 - 30. September 2026
    Funding source: Sonstige EU-Programme (z. B. RFCS, DG Health, IMI, Artemis)

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