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How the body protects itself from type 2 diabetes

Researchers at the DZNE and the University of Bonn discover a key role of the protein HPGD.

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How fish brain cells react to Alzheimer’s disease

DZNE researchers have studied the regenerative capacity of zebrafish brain in single cell resolution with the aim of developing novel strategies against Alzheimer’s. Their findings are published in “Cell Reports”.

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Municipal support for the DZNE information campaign for brain research in Magdeburg

The DZNE in Magdeburg is launching a city-wide information campaign.

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Together against dementia: 10 years of DZNE

The DZNE celebrated its tenth anniversary with a ceremonial act.

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Music & Brain

The series of events combines scientific lectures with classical music.

DZNE Lecture Series

The lectures take place in the DZNE lecture hall
Sigmund-Freud-Straße 27, 53127 Bonn
at 12.00 (noon) on Tuesdays.

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.