Current Press Information


Please find our latest press releases below. A listing of prior press information can be assessed via our press archives.

Monday, 18. December 2017

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis caused by single transcription factor

Reduced FoxO3 activity reprograms connective tissue cells, triggering the disease(more)

Thursday, 14. December 2017

Volker Remmele ist neuer Vorsitzender der Kerckhoff-Stiftung

Wilfried Schmied gibt Amt nach sieben Jahren ab(more)

Wednesday, 29. November 2017

EU funds vascular research at the Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research

Michael Potente receives a 2-Million-Euro grant from the European Research Council(more)

Thursday, 16. November 2017

Lung cancer triggers pulmonary hypertension

Nearly half of all advanced-stage lung cancer patients develop arterial pulmonary hypertension(more)

Thursday, 02. November 2017

Zu wenig ist ungesund: Sirtuine regulieren Fettaufbau

Sirt1 hemmt Aufbau von weißem Fettgewebe und wird dabei von Sirt7 reguliert(more)

Wednesday, 02. August 2017

Didier Stainier receives „Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard Award“

Max Planck Researcher honored for outstanding achievements(more)

Monday, 10. July 2017

Hohe Auszeichnung: Kerstin Wilhelm erhält Otto-Hahn-Medaille

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ehrt „besonders herausragende Nachwuchswissenschaftler“(more)

Wednesday, 19. April 2017

Cancer diagnosis with a breath test

A new test for the early detection of lung cancer measures tiny changes in the composition of the breath(more)

Thursday, 13. April 2017

Oestrogen receptor causes weight loss in male mice

Receptor increases energy consumption by muscle cells and prompts weight loss(more)

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