Prof. Oliver A. Cornely MD,
FACP, FIDSA, FAAM, FECMM, Cologne
Dr. Danila Seidel PhD,
Epidemiology, IT & Statistics
Prof. J. Janne Vehreschild MD, FECMM, Cologne
Microbiology and Sample Storage
Dr. Hilmar Wisplinghoff MD,
Dr. Volker Rickerts MD,
Dr. Birgid Markiefka MD,
Prof. Khosro Hekmat MD,
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Dr. Carsten Müller MD,
FungiThek – Biobanking and additional analyses
For cases entered in our database, fungal isolates can be sent to our central laboratory for further analysis. To compensate for packing and shipment € 50 will be paid for isolates made available to the FungiThek.
You may contact our office and we will help arrange shipping. Please provide information on the sample type, date of acquisition and the case ID you have used for case documentation.
For payment please send an invoice including the FungiScope case ID and your account details.
Address for samples:
University Hospital of Cologne
Department of Internal Medicine
Center for Clinical Trials 2 Infectious Diseases
FungiScope - Andrea Will
Therapeutic drug monitoring
Concentrations of azoles and echinocandins can be determined of FungiScope patients by Dr. Fedja Farowski, Institut für Pharmakologie, Uniklinik Köln. This service is provided free of cost.
Please print out and complete the PDF form (Download TDM form (English)). Send trough level samples (9 ml serum) along with the completed form to:
PD Dr. Carsten Müller
Institute for Pharmacology
Gleueler Strasse 24
Tel. +49 221 478 5066
Documenting multiple cases
If the documentation workload is too high, centers are encouraged to ask for trained documentation assistants to travel to their site via emailing us.