Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

9. Oktober 2019, 8:03
Research results, Scientific Publications

When blood vessels are overly permeable

Diseases in humans are often caused by malfunctioning cells. Epithelium cells, which form the barrier between the bowel and surrounding tissue,...  [mehr]

8. Oktober 2019, 15:55
Research results, Scientific Publications

Unlocking the secrets of gallstones

Gallstones and the problems they cause are very common. Around 25 million Americans as well as 6 million people in Germany have gallstones that...  [mehr]

Earth & Life
26. September 2019, 15:53
Research projects

Boosting crop yield to combat hunger

Nowadays, you can even find the starchy root of the cassava plant in German supermarkets. Whilst it caters to a niche market here in Germany, it...  [mehr]

Earth & Life
11. September 2019, 15:56
Research results, Scientific Publications

Fighting malaria resistance – a powerful bond

Drug-resistant malaria parasites are on the increase. Researchers at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have now discovered...  [mehr]

Society & Culture
10. September 2019, 11:26
Miscellaneous scientific news/publications, Research results

Social media stress can lead to social media addiction

Research into the habits of 444 Facebook users revealed they would switch between activities such as chatting to friends, scanning news feeds and...  [mehr]

27. August 2019, 16:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

Defective sheath

Insulation and nutrients - - For years, Dr. Franziska Fröb and Dr. Michael Wegner have devoted most of their time to researching one...  [mehr]

Technics & Industry
9. Juli 2019, 8:17
Research projects, Contests / Awards

The folds in our grey cells

Under the influence of external forces, for example a sharp bang on the head, our brain can be damaged or its structure altered. However, the...  [mehr]