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How aging clocks tick

Two scientists from the University of Cologne have discovered that aging clocks are based on random events / publication in…

Protein responsible for genetic inflammatory disease identified

Scientists at the University of Cologne discover that the linear ubiquitin assembly complex (LUBAC) is essential for proper immune…

Once food is in sight, the liver is activated

The brain sends signals to the liver earlier than previously assumed, which then adapts the sugar metabolism - publication in…

ERC Advanced Grants for the CECAD researchers Jens Brüning and Thorsten Hoppe

Metabolism researcher Jens Brüning and geneticist Thorsten Hoppe, both working group leaders at the Cluster of Excellence for…

Fuelling nerve cell function and plasticity

New finding from scientists at the University of Cologne’s CECAD Cluster of Excellence in Aging Research discloses how…

Insights on DNA damage and aging shared in Forbes

The new study recently published in Nature Genetics by Jan Hoeijmkers, Akos Gyenis, Jiang Chang, and Joris Pothof, has obtained…

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Upcoming Events


27

May

CANTAR Seminar series

"Targeting the oxidative stress response and other metabolic vulnerabilities in high-risk childhood cancers" a presentation by Dr.…

27.05.2024, 12:00 – 27.05.2024, 14:00 CECAD

28

May

German Diversity Day! Deutsche Diversity-Tag!

More info on the "Charta der Vielfalt" website! #DDT24 #VoteForDiversity #StimmeFuerVielfalt

28.05.2024

28

May

Cologne Seminar Series

"Organismal Regulation of Proteostasis in Disease & Aging" a presentation by Thorsten Hoppe

28.05.2024, 12:00 – 28.05.2024, 14:00 MPI Age

04

Jun

MITOchats 2024

Scientific Symposium on Mitochondrial Biology

04.06.2024, 13:00 – 04.06.2024, 15:00 MPI Age

06

Jun

Cologne Cell Death Club

A presentation by Andreas Linkermann

06.06.2024, 13:15 – 06.06.2024, 14:45 CECAD

13

Jun

Cologne Seminars on Ageing Series 2024

"Sensory perception and longevity: Lessons from the worm" a presentation by Shawn Xu (US)

13.06.2024, 13:00 – 13.06.2024, 14:30 MPI Age

20

Jun

Cologne Cell Death Club

A presentation by James Murphy

20.06.2024, 13:15 – 20.06.2024, 14:45 CECAD

20

Jun

CANTAR Seminar series

"Remodeling the tumor microenvironment by targeting protein tyrosine kinases: From preclinical studies to clinical implementation"…

20.06.2024, 15:00 – 20.06.2024, 17:00 CECAD

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