The IOZK is a treatment center with own laboratory in the city center of Cologne, Germany. Our extensive treatment center consists of examination and consultation rooms, conference rooms, offices, and modern laboratories of the highest standard.
Each year around 60 dedicated, speciaized staff members attend to approximately 350 new patients from Europe, Asia, Africa, America, and the Middle East. Our team of medical doctors has extensive experience in immunological cancer therapy and our leading scientists have spent decades researching this topic and publishing their findings.
Our facilities adhere to the highest quality standards – we have five devices for localized hyperthermia, one device for transurethral hyperthermia, and two units for whole-body hyperthermia.
In our Diagnostics Laboratory we conduct specialized immunological diagnostics and research. In addition, we have a state-of-the-art GMP Production Laboratory for the production of the personalized IO-VAC™ vaccine. Our specialized and highly-qualified team works according to the regulations of the German Medicines Act and the European GMP guidelines. The IOZK Laboratory is the only laboratory in Europe that has received the regulatory approval to produce a personalized vaccine against cancer from dendritic cells using an oncolytic virus and the patient’s tumor material.