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Portrait of Clara Correia-Melo, picture private

Clara Correia-Melo will head a new junior research group on "Microbiome and Metabolism" at FLI. Start date is February 2023.

Facade projection, picture by Thomas Müller

The "8th Long Night of Sciences" will take place in Jena on November 25th. The FLI will actively participate again and will have its doors open to the…

Potrait of Robert Peuß

On November 18, 2022, 10 a.m., evolutionary physiologist and immunologist Robert Peuß from the Institute of Evolution and Biodiversity, University of…

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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