University of Cologne
University in Cologne, Germany.
Founded in 1388, the University of Cologne is one of the oldest and largest universities in Germany. As a member of the “German U15,” Germany’s association of leading research-oriented universities, it is also among the country’s top-level research institutions. In 2012, the University of Cologne was awarded extensive funding within the framework of the Excellence Initiative, a nationwide competition tendered by the German federal and state governments to promote cutting-edge research and enhance quality in education.
The University of Cologne covers a broad spectrum of disciplines. It encompasses six large Faculties: ‘Management, Economics and Social Sciences’, ‘Law’, ‘Medicine’, ‘Arts and Humanities’, ‘Mathematics and Natural Sciences’, as well as ‘Human Sciences’. Currently, approximately 48,500 students are enrolled, taking advantage of a wide variety of courses including joint degree programmes with renowned international partner universities such as Paris-Sorbonne University, University College London, Maastricht University or the Warsaw School of Economics.
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People at University of Cologne
Postdoctoral Researcher at CECAD at the University of Cologne
Professor for Genome Stability in Aging and Disease at the University of Cologne.
Postdoctoral fellow at Research Center Julich & University Hospital Cologne
Dermatologist & Professor at University of Cologne
Principal Investigator in the Institute for Genetics at the University of Cologne.
University of Cologne News
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Medical Xpress - 21-Dec-2020
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Mechanism to prevent hair loss discovered in mice
ScienceDaily - 28-Sep-2020
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Researchers discover how protein aggregation triggers aging
News Medical - 21-Apr-2017
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Possible way to stop activation of proteins known to cause age-related diseases
News Medical - 15-Dec-2016
Scientists have discovered that it is possible to stop the activation of a group of proteins – NA...Read more...