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“I want to strengthen trust in research”

Master's student Hanna F. Willenbockel on science communication

Detective work at BRICS

The Centre of Systems Biology BRICS introduces itself in a video

Putting out the fire in the brain

DFG Research Unit Develops a Potential Treatment for Autoimmune Encephalitis

With individualised medicine against depression

TU Braunschweig involved in largest German study to improve depression treatment

Science award for microbiologist Jörg Overmann

Stifterverband honours commitment to research into and fair use of biological diversity

New name for health research of the future

Core research area "Infection and Therapeutics" renamed

Effective against an overactive immune system

Mesaconic acid: BRICS research team discovers body's own anti-inflammatory substance

Plasma lactate acts as a metabolic buffer after food intake

The human body is constantly trying to keep nutrient levels in balance, inside the cells but also in the blood stream. When we consume food, large…

New Drug Candidates from Known Compounds

Big data platform for drug repurposing presented

In Search of Drug Candidates in the Plant Genome

Professor Boas Pucker heads the Plant Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Team

News from the Core Research Area ""Engineering for Health"


Bipolar disorder: measuring lithium with synthetic biology

How can blood lithium levels be measured easily and non-invasively? ...


Network medicine: causes instead of symptoms

Imagine a future where doctors can more effectively cure disease ...


“I want to strengthen trust in research”.

Hanna F. Willenbockel is studying Biology and working on her ...


03 May 2023, 12:00 - 13:00

Meet The BRICS - The BRICS Seminar

Meet The BRICS on the 3rd of May