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

26.08.2015: Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Ehud Cohen: "Lipid assemblies and post translational modifications as key regulators of aging and proteostasis in the nematode C. elegans"more

25.05.2015: EMBO Workshop

Developmental Circuits in Agingmore

20.05.2015: Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 17:00more

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