Research team discovers mechanism that restores cell function after genome damage


Researchers at the University of Cologne have found out how cells can recover their development and longevity after damage by UV /…

Prof. Roman-Ulrich Müller is honored with the Carl-Ludwig-Award


Each year the german society für nephrology (DGfN) honors outstanding scientific work in the field of kidney disease and…

2 prizes in a week


Prof. Dr. Jens Brüning was awarded with the EASD / Novo Nordisk Foundation Diabetes Prize for Excellence and the Ernst Schering…

Fine-tuning stem cell metabolism prevents hair loss


An international research team has shown in mice that Rictor, a protein that helps to regulate the growth, energy, and oxygen…

400.000 € for research on a Corona rapid test


BMBF support for cooperation projekt

Four-stranded DNA structures found to play role in breast cancer


A potential new target for personalized medicine discovered

The mitochondrial connection: Why blood vessels in wounds and tumors start sprouting


New Kashkar study shows: With high energy demand and under challenging nutrient conditions during tissue repair or tumor growth,…

UoC biologist Thorsten Hoppe accepted as a new member of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)


EMBO honours Hoppe’s outstanding scientific achievements in the life sciences

Sara Wickström elected as new EMBO member


EMBO has awarded 63 leading scientists the lifetime honour of EMBO Membership in recognition of their achievements in the life…

Collaborative Research Center/SFB 1218 "Regulation of cellular function by mitochondria" enters the next funding phase


The SFB 1218 "Regulation of cellular function by mitochondria" is financed for additional 4 years till 2024.