News-Archive

News-Archive

Prof. Cornely reaches second selection phase of Horizon 2020

Monday, 16.06.2014 | Category: TopNews

Prof. Oliver Cornely, Principal investigator and Head of the Translational Platform at CECAD, was able to reach the second selection phase of Horizon 2020. Horizon 2020 is an EU-programme for Research and Innovation. Its aim is... [more]

Personal Coaching Program for female PhD students and Postdocs

Monday, 16.06.2014 | Category: Calendar, TopNews

Are you still unsure about your career development? Apply for our well-established SFB 829 & CECAD Personal Coaching Program! [more]

XI. KölnAlumni-Symposium „Klimapolitik und Energiewende: Was kostet die Welt?“

Friday, 23.05.2014 | Category: TopNews, Calendar

Date: 23.05.14, 7:00 p.m. Venue: Aula at the University of Cologne Meteorologist Dr. Susanne Crewell, researcher into climate impact Prof. Dr. Ottmar Edenhofer, Chairman of Bündnis 90/Die Grünen-Bundestagsfraktion Dr. Anton... [more]

Prof Oliver Cornely Elected ECMM President

Monday, 19.05.2014 | Category: TopNews

Fungal infections are often associated with the aging process and research in this area is highly relevant given our aging population. Confirmation of Cologne Mycologist Prof Oliver Cornely's role as President of the ECMM - the... [more]

Marie Curie Career Integration Grant (CIG) awarded to CECAD Scientist Dr. David Vilchez

Friday, 09.05.2014 | Category: TopNews

Dr. David Vilchez investigates along with his CECAD research team aging-related changes of the proteostasis network. Now, he received the Marie Curie Career Integration Grant. (more) [more]

Cologne Seminars on Ageing

Wednesday, 23.04.2014 | Category: TopNews, Calendar

Jürg Bähler: "Genome-wide analyses of cellular regulation, diversity and ageing in fission yeast" [more]

CECAD Seminar

Friday, 11.04.2014 | Category: TopNews, Calendar

Dominik Boos: “Initiation of Vertebrate DNA Replication: Molecular Mechanisms and Regulations" [more]

CECAD Minisymposium "Noncoding RNAs – Biology and Disease"

Friday, 21.03.2014 | Category: TopNews

April 28, 2014 | CECAD Research Center [more]

New principle in cancer treatment found

Thursday, 20.03.2014 | Category: TopNews

Interdisciplinary Team of CECAD scientists of the University of Cologne and the University Hospital on 2014, March 20 in EMBO. Read more … [more]

Thorsten Hoppe´s statement on SPIEGEL ONLINE

Thursday, 20.03.2014 | Category: TopNews

Yesterday Thorsten Hoppe, Principal Investigator at CECAD, was asked for his opinion on a new study by Bruce Yankner and his research group. Their results show, that the REST-Protein has a protective function on brain cells,... [more]

Bayer Workshop with CECAD scientists

Monday, 24.02.2014 | Category: TopNews, Calendar

Volker Burst and Prof. Thomas Benzing from CECAD Cluster of Excellence will give lectures on the 7th workshop held by University Clinic of Cologne and Bayer. The focus of the workshop will be on „Chronic kidney... [more]

Cologne Mycology Professor Oliver Cornely honoured with “Prof Pushpa Talwar Memorial Oration” for his research

Sunday, 19.01.2014 | Category: TopNews

Cologne mycology Prof Oliver A. Cornely, Director of the Clinical Trials Center and the Translational Research Platform at the CECAD Excellence Cluster at the University of Cologne, has been honoured with the Prof Pushpa Talwar... [more]

ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to Cologne: New insights into aging- associated diseases

Monday, 16.12.2013 | Category: TopNews

Prof Thorsten Hoppe has received the ERC Consolidator Grant 2013 for his exceptional research in protein quality control. The European Research Council’s (ERC) programme supports scientists in the EU by funding risky research... [more]

New publication of Dr Matteo Bergami in Cell Metabolism:

Friday, 22.11.2013 | Category: TopNews

New Perspectives for Patients suffering from Brain Injury – Cologne CECAD researchers investigate metabolic processes in inflamed nerve tissue [more]

Prof. Dr. Elena Rugarli has been awarded new E-Rare coordinator

Friday, 22.11.2013 | Category: TopNews

CECAD scientist Prof. Dr. Elena Rugarli has recently been awarded as an european E-Rare (ERA-Net for Research Programmes on Rare Diseases) coordinator.E-Rare coordinates scientific projects throughout Europe investigating... [more]

CECAD Graduate Symposium

Wednesday, 20.11.2013 | Category: Calendar, Graduate School

 

Care-for-Rare Prize goes to Dr. Tina Wenz, CECAD Cluster of Excellence

Wednesday, 06.11.2013 | Category: TopNews

Dr. Tina Wenz, scientist of CECAD Cluster of Excellence from Cologne University, today receives a prize for her outstanding scientific achievements. Her research focuses on mitochondrial dysfunctions leading to serious diseases.... [more]

Moving ahead!

Tuesday, 05.11.2013 | Category: TopNews

Yesterday, on November 4th, the Nephrolab moved, as the first of all labs, into the new CECAD Research Center. Many other labs will be following over the next few weeks. The moving oft he CECAD labs has been of interest not only... [more]

CECAD intensifies efforts for its internationalisation

Friday, 01.11.2013 | Category: TopNews

CECAD has been trying to intensify its international contacts. In this context the CECAD-IRCAN Symposium took place in Nizza on September 21st.   Please see the following program: 8:45 Welcome Adress: E. Gilson & B.... [more]

Opening of "Oliveri Bistro & Café" at the new CECAD building.

Wednesday, 23.10.2013 | Category: TopNews

Café "Oliveri" has now been opened!Opening hours are Mo.-Thu. from 7:30 until 17:00 and Fr. from 7:30 until 16:00. If you would like to place a reservation or want more information, please contact: Oliveri Bistro... [more]

Presentation of ERC Grant–recepient Aleksandra Trifunovic at the kick-off event of Horizon 2020

Monday, 30.09.2013 | Category: TopNews

ERC (European Research Council) Grant–recepient Aleksandra Trifunovic presented her current research project at the kick-off event of Horizon 2020 on September 30th in Düsseldorf. In this project, she and her CECAD research... [more]

2nd CECAD Graduate Symposium

Tuesday, 24.09.2013 | Category: Graduate School, TopNews

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 in Cologne Free admission – no registration required! 

Genemutation prevents pain perception. Cologne genome researchers came up with important discovery.

Monday, 16.09.2013 | Category: TopNews

Current publication of Peter Nürnberg in Nature Genetics. 

Newly associated CECAD Member: Dr. Jan-Wilhelm Kornfeld

Monday, 09.09.2013 | Category: TopNews

Dr. Jan-Wilhelm Kornfeld joins CECAD as a new Principal Investigator. [more]

Gene Mutation as Common Reason for Childhood-Epilepsy

Sunday, 11.08.2013 | Category: TopNews

Current publication reveals new findings in neurological research-studies about epilepsy. [more]

"Multidisciplinary Aging Research": Summer School for International Alumni of the University of Cologne

Wednesday, 07.08.2013 | Category: TopNews

Prof. Dr. Thomas Benzing presents the research focus and the aims of CECAD of the Summer School. [more]

CECAD Offers Medical Student Fellowships

Monday, 29.07.2013 | Category: TopNews, Graduate School

Apply now! [more]

New Study Reveals Mechanisms Possibly Leading To Skin Diseases Such As Skin Cancer Or Psoriasis

Monday, 29.07.2013 | Category: TopNews

Current publication of Carien Niessen in Developmental Cell [more]

CECAD in Swiss Media

Monday, 15.07.2013 | Category: TopNews

SFR Kultur [more]

Artikel über Alternsforschung ausgezeichnet mit dem ersten Platz im Wissenschaftler-Journalisten-Wettbewerb „Hauptsache Biologie“

Thursday, 11.07.2013 | Category: TopNews

Die freie Journalistin Ulrike Viegener und Prof. Dr. Rudolf Wiesner, Alternsforscher in CECAD, dem Exzellenzcluster an der Universität zu Köln, gewannen den ersten Platz bei dem renommierten Wissenschaftsjournalismus-Wettbewerb... [more]

Jens C. Brüning Receives American Diabetes Association's Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award

Monday, 24.06.2013 | Category: TopNews

Brüning awarded at World's Largest Diabetes Meeting [more]

Two CECAD/MPI for Biology of Ageing senior postdoctoral grants available

Wednesday, 05.06.2013 | Category: TopNews, Graduate School

Apply now! [more]

Eröffnung des neuen CECAD Forschungszentrums auf dem Kölner Campus

Thursday, 02.05.2013 | Category: TopNews

Beginn der "First Cologne Aging Conference" [more]

Dr. Björn Schumacher on Deutschlandfunk

Friday, 19.04.2013 | Category: TopNews

The dream of eternal life - Biological aging research and its visions A broadcast of Judith Grümmer and Michael Roehl (Moderation). http://www.dradio.de/dlf/sendungen/lebenszeit/2074532/ [more]

First CECAD Graduate Symposium 2012

Monday, 19.11.2012 | Category: Calendar, TopNews

Graduation talks from CECAD Graduate School students, class of 2009 [more]

European Union Initiative Invests in Aging Research

Tuesday, 24.07.2012 | Category: TopNews

High-profile international network for research into DNA damage to be coordinated by CECAD Junior Group Leader Dr. Björn Schumacher  [more]

Highest honors for CECAD junior scientist

Wednesday, 18.07.2012 | Category: TopNews

In receiving an ERC starting grant from the European Research Council (ERC), Dr. Aleksandra Trifunovic has obtained 1.5 million Euros worth of research funding. [more]

Aging Science Expedition – CECAD live

Thursday, 12.07.2012 | Category: TopNews

Now online! [more]

The decision has been made -

Friday, 15.06.2012 | Category: TopNews

CECAD is funded via the DFG within the Excellence Initiative for another 5 years! [more]

High-Class Evening Event at the IHK Cologne

Wednesday, 13.06.2012 | Category: TopNews

Opening of the Exhibition Aging Science Expedition – CECAD live [more]

Aging Science Expedition – CECAD live

Thursday, 07.06.2012 | Category: TopNews, CECAD Projects

An Exhibition by CECAD. 13 - 15th June. Cologne 

Decision in the Excellence Initiative

Wednesday, 06.06.2012 | Category: TopNews

Lifestream on Friday, June 15th, 3p.m. [more]

Honors received for new Leukemia Therapy

Tuesday, 17.04.2012 | Category: TopNews

Paul-Martini Prize for Prof. Michael Hallek [more]

Dr. Christian Reinhardt awarded scientific research prize of the GlaxoSmithKline Foundation

Wednesday, 15.02.2012 | Category: TopNews

CECAD Junior Group Leader Dr. Christian Reinhardt (Department of Internal Medicine I) has won an award worth 10,000 Euros for his development of innovative approaches to the treatment of cancer patients. He will receive the... [more]

PD Dr. Christian Reinhardt

Pioneer of the Life Sciences honored

Tuesday, 24.01.2012 | Category: TopNews

Prof. Klaus Rajewsky receives honorary doctorate [more]

Prof. Klaus Rajewsky

Professor Michael Hallek elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Friday, 28.10.2011 | Category: TopNews

The National Academy of Sciences have conferred membership of the Leopoldina on Prof. Dr Michael Hallek, Professor for Internal Medicine and Director of the Department of Internal Medicine I at the University Hospital of Cologne.... [more]

Prof. Manolis Pasparakis: Protein regulating cell death prevents skin inflammation

Monday, 17.10.2011 | Category: TopNews

Prof. Manolis Pasparakis and his colleagues at CECAD – the Cluster of Excellence for Aging Research – and Collaborative Research Centre 829 at the University of Cologne have made a breakthrough with their research into... [more]

Prof. Dr Oliver Cornely has been elected President of the ECMM – European Confederation of Medical Mycology

Monday, 10.10.2011 | Category: TopNews

High honors for Cologne Specialist in Infectious Diseases: Prof. Dr Oliver Cornely of the Excellence Cluster CECAD and University Hospital of Cologne, Director of the Clinical Trials Center in Cologne has been elected President... [more]

CECAD member receives grant to built up an Emmy Noether-Group

Saturday, 01.10.2011 | Category: TopNews

Dr Michael Lammers has received a five-year grant of nearly 1.4 million Euros as part of the Emmy Noether Program to set up a new Junior Research Group. With this, the DFG recognizes the potential of the postgraduate biologist’s... [more]

PD Dr. Christian Reinhardt receives the Vincenz-Czerny Prize

Wednesday, 28.09.2011 | Category: TopNews

This year’s Vincenz-Czerny prize of the German Society of Hematology and Oncology (DGHO) has been awarded to PD Dr. Christian Reinhardt. The prestigious award recognizes Dr. Reinhard’s achievements in the field of anti-cancer... [more]