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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.

The CALL FOR STUDENTS' APPLICATIONS is open!

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Latest News

15.07.2019
The Call for students' applications is open!
Application deadline: September 15, 2019

28.06.2019
Congratulations to Niroj Shrestha who successfully defended his PhD thesis and completed his PhD studies.

18.06.2019
Beatrix Wieser was granted a Marshall Plan Scholarship to support her research stay in the USA. Congratulations!

Latest Publications

Gali CC, Fanaee-Danesh E, Zandl-Lang M, Albrecher NM, Tam-Amersdorfer C, Stracke A, Sachdev V, Reichmann F, Sun Y, Avdili A, Reiter M, Kratky D, Holzer P, Lass A, Kandimalla KK, Panzenboeck U. Amyloid-beta impairs insulin signaling by accelerating autophagy-lysosomal degradation of LRP-1 and IR-β in blood-brain barrier endothelial cells in vitro and in 3XTg-AD mice. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2019; in press

Zimmermann A, Kainz K, Hofer SJ, Bauer MA, Schroeder S, Dengjel J, Pietrocola F, Kepp O, Ruckenstuhl C, Eisenberg T, Sigrist SJ, Madeo F, Carmona-Gutierrez D, Kroemer G. 4,4'-Dimethoxychalcone: a natural flavonoid that promotes health through autophagy-dependent and -independent effects. Autophagy. 2019; in press

 

Announcements

06.08.2019 Guest lecture
Systems biology approaches to understand liver lipid metabolism by Prof. Dr. Thomas Vallim
16:00, MC1.G.01.005 (Seminar room 01 - Applied Biomedicine; MED Campus, tract G, 1st floor), MUG