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Male Killifish

For in vivo studies of internal processes in an organism, body pigmentation is a considerable limitation. To circumvent this, various transparent fish…

Dr. Portrait of Matthias Görlach

The Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) mourns the loss of a valued colleague, Dr. Matthias Görlach. Matthias Görlach passed…

Portrait of Zhao-Qi Wang

On March 16, 2023, the FLI honors its long-time research group leader Prof. Dr. Zhao-Qi Wang with a Farewell Colloquium.

Welcome to the Leibniz Institute on Aging (FLI)

The Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) is the first national research institute in Germany focusing on biomedical research on human aging, a multifactorial process controlled by environmental and genetic factors.

This website will provide you with an insight into our institute, the research we do and the faces behind FLI's science activities. We wish you an exciting and entertaining voyage of discovery into the world of aging research at FLI.


The FLI has replaced its previous regulations with necessary measures and recommendations.

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