Time’s arrow: Brief exposure to rapamycin has the same anti-ageing effects as lifelong treatment

29.08.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Linda Partridge

Imagine you could take a medicine that prevents the decline that come with age and keeps you healthy. Scientists are trying to…

Lone Fighter for a Longer Life: Protein Stops Signals More Effectively Alone

25.08.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Thorsten Hoppe

Scientists have found that the protein CHIP can control life-prolonging signals in the cell better on its own than in a team /…

Intake of fewer calories reduces inflammation drivers and protects against acute kidney injury in mice

22.07.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Roman-Ulrich Müller

Cologne scientists have previously shown in animal models that certain diets protect against kidney damage. Now the molecular…

Finalist for Eppendorf Award

06.07.2022 | TopNews

Lena Pernas selected for her outstanding contributions to biomedical research in Europe


No more binge eating: signal pathway in the brain that controls food intake discovered

27.06.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Johannes Vogt

The brain controls our body’s lysophospholipids, which in turn control a programme that activates nutritional intake / specific…

CECAD Professor Christian Frezza receives Alexander von Humboldt Award


Germany's most highly endowed international research prizes were awarded again in 2022 in Berlin / CECAD Professor Christian…

Science in the Pub

16.05.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Thorsten Hoppe Prof. Dr. Natalia Kononenko Prof. Dr. Thomas Langer

The international science festival took place as in person event again from May 9-11. CECAD scientists were also there on the…

Prospect of new therapeutic option for stroke

21.04.2022 | Prof. Dr. Johannes Vogt

Researchers decipher new mechanisms in the brain


Gender and Diversity in Science


New initiative - GADIS starts with workshops and lectures in May

Alzheimer’s Disease: Identification of 75 genetic risk factors brings new insights

05.04.2022 | TopNews Prof. Dr. Alfredo Ramirez

International research team identifies genes, proteins and immune responses responsible for the disease’s outbreak and…