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Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease (DK-MCD)

The DK-MCD offers an excellence PhD program that provides an in-depth, multidisciplinary training in biomedical research in a stimulating international environment. The thesis projects focus on aspects of metabolic and cardiovascular diseases that integrate basic research and clinically-oriented sciences utilizing a wide spectrum of state-of-the-art techniques.

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Latest News

31.03.2021
The doc.funds Biomolecular Structures and Interactions (BioMolStruct; speaker Tobias Madl) offers 12 PhD positions in Integrative Structural Biology. For further information please see the program website.
Application deadline: 12.05.2021

24.03.2021
The Call for Applications to PhD student positions in the PhD programs MolMed, AMBRA, DK-MCD, DP-iDP and RESPImmun at the Med Uni Graz is open! For further information please see the PhD website.
Application deadline: 05.05.2021

Latest Publications

Bischof H, Burgstaller S, Springer A, Matt L, Rauter T, Bachkönig OA, Schmidt T, Groschner K, Schindl R, Madl T, Plesnila N, Lukowski R, Graier WF, Malli R. Potassium ions promote hexokinase-II dependent glycolysis. iScience. 2021; 24(4):102346 in press

Balihodzic A, Barth DA, Prinz F, Pichler M. Involvement of Long Non-Coding RNAs in Glucose Metabolism in Cancer. Cancers (Basel). 2021; 13(5):977

Joshi L, Plastira I, Bernhart E, Reicher H, Koyani CN, Madl T, Madreiter-Sokolowski C, Koshenov Z, Graier WF, Hallström S, Sattler W. Lysophosphatidic Acid Induces Aerobic Glycolysis, Lipogenesis, and Increased Amino Acid Uptake in BV-2 Microglia. Int J Mol Sci. 2021; 22(4):1968

Zhang F, Kerbl-Knapp J, Akhmetshina A, Korbelius M, Kuentzel KB, Vujic N, Hörl G, Paar M, Kratky D, Steyrer E, Madl T. Tissue-Specific Landscape of Metabolic Dysregulation during Ageing. Biomolecules. 2021; 11(2):235

 

Announcements

Virtual Guest Lecture Series SS 2021

15.04.2021
Innovations in Fetal Therapy
15:30 - 18:00, online - Registration required!

21.04.2021
Unsuck your Science - How a culture of care improves our lives as scientists, as well as those of our animals
14:00 - 17:00, online - Registration required!

27.04.2021
DK-MCDCareer Talk
“What Can You Be With a PhD?”

17:00 - 18:30, online - Registration required!

27.-29.09.2021
DK-MCD11th Scientific Retreat
Seggau Castle

21.-23.04.2022
SFB8th International Graz Symposium on Lipid and Membrane Biology
Assembly Hall, MED CAMPUS Graz