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11/26/14 - Brain Researchers Pinpoint Gateway to Human Memory

An international team led by researchers of the University of Magdeburg and the DZNE has successfully determined the location, where memories are generated with a level of precision never achieved before. To this end the scientists used a particularly accurate type of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology.

11/19/2014 - Alzheimer’s disease: Molecular signals cause brain cells to switch into a hectic state

Through experimental studies scientists of the DZNE at the Bonn and Berlin sites have now gained new insights into how Alzheimer’s interferes with the metabolism of astrocytes.