Institut für Mikrobiologie
der Bundeswehr

Research topic: SARS-CoV-2

On 27 January 2020, the first German COVID-19 case was diagnosed by the Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology.


The diagnostic teams of the institute have been working without interruption since that day.
They have already carried out more than 8,000 laboratory tests for SARS-CoV-2 in suspected cases from the greater Munich area and for soldiers from all over Germany.


On the following pages you will find information about the activities of the institute in this context.