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11/23/15 - Laboratory study: Scientists from Cologne explore a new approach to prevent newborn epilepsies

Specific forms of epilepsy may manifest as early as in the first weeks of life. A new laboratory study shows that a preventive therapeutic strategy can be successful if it is applied within a time window critical to brain development.

11/16/15 - Fighting Parkinson's disease

The neurologist Michela Deleidi was successful in her application for a “Helmholtz Young Investigators Group”, after going through a competitive selection procedure. She will receive approximately 1.25 million Euros over the next five years to develop her projects at the Tübingen site of the DZNE.