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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.

We are happy to announce that Michael Reuter’s abstract was one of only 30 selected contributions for an Honorable Mention based on creativity and/or…

The 7th Long Night of Sciences will take place in Jena on November 22. The FLI will participate again and has its doors open from 6 pm to midnight.

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…

On 5 June, institutes of the Beutenberg Campus celebrated the "6th German Diversity Day".

FLI's exhibit on tour all over Germany on board the "MS Wissenschaft" and at the "Science Station".

In recognition of our excellent equal opportunities policies, we were awarded with the "Jenaer Familiensiegel" on May 15th.

Seven FLI-Teams participated in the charity event on April 27th.

On April 24, scientists from research institutions in Jena took part in the information event about animal experiments.

The Thüringer Forschungspreis was awarded to aging researchers and their fish N. furzeri as a new animal model.

On April 13, 2018 Prof. Jaenisch spoke about stem cell research, epigenetics and gene editing.

Dr. Arne Sahm from FLI was awarded for his dissertation during the "Noble Talks" event on April 13, 2018.

On 13 April 2018, 20 trainees and trainers from Dresden visited the FLI.

On April 12 2018, FLI was represented at the March for Science event, like last year.