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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.

Diversity is an integral part of the research and the daily life at FLI. The institute therefore took the nationwide "Diversity Day" as an opportunity...

Vom 22.-23. Mai 2019 wurde zum ersten Mal am FLI ein Workshop zum Thema Embryotransfer Maus durchgeführt.

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

The new name and new scientific focus of the institute were presented to the media in interviews of several FLI group leaders and the scientific...

The new name and research concept of FLI were celebrated with international guest scientists and politicians.

 

See also the press release of the...

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...