Press Releases

Here, you can find an overview on the press releases published by the Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) - sorted by releases on General Topics and Research.


Throughout one’s life, the blood is constantly being replenished from blood stem cells. However, these cells lose their functionality in old age.…

Researchers have identified a fundamental mechanism in human cells: the lipid PI(18:1/18:1) interrupts typical stress reactions and prevents cell…

The chronic nutritional and metabolic disease of obesity is characterized by an excessive increase in body fat and its accumulation in tissues. Those…

General Topics

Professor Julia von Maltzahn will conduct research on stem cell biology of aging at the BTU Senftenberg campus starting in April.

Jeder Mensch altert. Aber jeder Mensch altert individuell, sodass wir uns alle voneinander unterscheiden. Das trifft auch auf die psychische…

Fungi, bacteria, archaea and viruses – trillions of microorganisms colonize the skin, mucous membranes and organs of humans. Together, they constitute…


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