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There are more than 170 scientists doing research on the mechanisms on aging at FLI. Hence, there’s always something new to report. Moreover, members of the interested public have the opportunity to attend FLI’s research seminars.

On 28 March 2019, students had the opportunity to look behind the scenes of research at FLI.

On 15 March, 2019 the UniStem Day took place at research institutes worldwide and also at FLI in Jena.

The two doctoral students Dario-Lucas Helbing and Nova Oraha won this year’s “Medical Excellence” Scholarship of the MPL AG. The aspiring medical...

Within the first "Science night" in Jena, the FLI was open to the public and presented molecular and biomedical aspect of age research to interested...

Alzheimers Disease is characterised by the deposition of amyloid plaques in the brain. Plaques are composed of A-beta, a 40-42 amino acid long...

The group will work on elucidating mechanisms of transformation and tumorigenesis by DNA tumorviruses such as vaccinia and papilloma viruses. More...

In an evaluation of national, BMBF-funded bioinformatics centers, the Jena Centre for Bioinformatics (JCB), coordinated by Dr. Jürgen Sühnel (IMB),...

A new low dose ionizing radiation chamber has been established to allow experimental irradiation of biological samples with a dose rate of...

Huntington's disease (HD) occurs when the polyglutamine repeat in the huntingtin gene is abnormaly expanded. G. Schilling investigates the molecular...

The aetiologies of several human diseases, including cancer, have been linked with error-prone control of translation of certain target genes. With...

Thyroid hormones (TH) are essential for proper brain development. H. Heuer is analyzing the biochemical and molecular basis of TH transport and TH...

The biomedical research institutions in Jena:

Medical Faculty of FSU

Faculty of Biology and Pharmacy at FSU

 

Leibniz Institute for Age Research -...