Europe looks to cells for a healthier future

EU supports the international LifeTime consortium in which the DZNE is involved.

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Gold certification for new DZNE building in Bonn: The first laboratory building receives the highest award in Germany

The new DZNE building in Bonn is awarded the “Gold certification” of the "Sustainable Building Rating System for Federal Buildings" (BNB).

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Defective immune cells in the brain cause Alzheimer’s disease

DZNE scientists shed light on the reasons why the TREM2 gene is so important for brain health. Their study is published in the journal “Nature Neuroscience” and has important implications for the development of new drugs.

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Highly cited

A survey reveals that several DZNE scientists are among the most frequently cited researchers in their respective fields.

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Music & Brain

The series of events combines scientific lectures with classical music.

Neuroimaging Network

The aim of the Network is to improve dementia diagnostics through innovation, quality control and high standards.

Rhineland Study

The long-term study investigates which protection and risk factors influence the health of adults over the life span up to old age.

DZNE in Dialogue

We share our knowledge about new research results, new ways of prevention and risk factors through direct dialogue with society