Due to their extensive and significant data and tissue resources and their renowned researchers, the Martini-Klinik and Clinic of Urology at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) have established themselves as attractive partners in national and international research collaborations on prostate cancer. Since 2004, the year in which the Martini-Klinik was founded, the results of the clinic's research activities have been published more than 250 times in top-ranking national and international science journals. The chief physicians of the Martini-Klinik have made significant research contributions to annual European and American urology congresses.