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In a society where people are living longer and longer the Cologne Cluster of Excellence CECAD at the University of Cologne explores the causes of aging processes and aging-associated disorders. read more…

Dementia, diabetes, chronic inflammation, cancer, infection, chronic kidney disease, arteriosclerosis … all medical conditions that become more common with age. read more…

Developing new treatments for aging-associated diseases needs basic scientific research. read more…

CECAD cooperates with leading research groups and institutions on a national and international basis. read more…

Prof. Schumacher´s interview on Zwölfzweiundzwanzig

Prof. Dr. Björn Schumacher, managing director of the CECD Research Center, gave an interview... more



CECAD talks to biotech companies and politicians

April 21, 2015: German Biotechnology Days – Evening event on the Cologne BioCampus more


'Stiftersaal-Gespräche’ on May 17, 1:00 p.m.

Prof. Dr. Carien Niessen (representing CECAD) talks about Cologne’s lively cultural scene. The... more


CECAD on stage

April 28th, 2015: ‘Networking on the Rhine’ at the Flora: more


19.11.2015: Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Martin Hetzer: "Proteome deterioration during aging"more


21.10.2015: Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Eline Slagboom: "Linking Omics and Environment to understand the hallmarks of healthy ageing and longevity in humans"more


07.10.2015: Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Harm Kampinga: "Heat shock proteins: the brains of protein quality control?"more



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