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 InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

InnoHealth Australia is the current initiative as constituent part of the collaborative project "International Research Marketing" for the period of 2017-2019 powered by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. More InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

What are the benefits of doing your PhD in Germany? And how does it work? Our new animated videos tell you why Germany is a great destination for your doctoral studies and explain the two different ways to your PhD in Germany. More New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

New materials

New materials

With natural resources in ever shorter supply, alternatives need to be found. German materials scientists are researching new materials that could serve as substitutes or make processes more efficient in future. Some innovations even have the potential to improve the lives of millions of people, for example by giving them access to clean drinking water. In this edition you can also read how a Turkish neuroscientist intends to reproduce language using IT, learn about current funding programmes, discover our number of the month and find out how personalised medicine may help us better in future. Newsletter: November 2017 New materials

International Climate Protection Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

International Climate Protection Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation awards its International Climate Protection Fellowship to young climate experts from developing countries and emerging economies. Applications for the twelve-month research stay can be submitted until 1 March 2018. More International Climate Protection Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Dr Baum, how does personalised medicine work?

Dr Baum, how does personalised medicine work?

We are all unique, which is why some people tolerate standardised medicine less well than others. Dr Mario Baum, an expert in micro- and nanotechnologies, explains how new knowledge and new technologies are allowing diagnoses and therapies to be tailored to the unique needs of individual patients. More Dr Baum, how does personalised medicine work?

Number of the Month: 28 years

Number of the Month: 28 years

That’s how many years have passed since the wall that separated West and East Germany came down. Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock are studying what impact the fall of the Berlin Wall has had on society. One thing they have found is that life expectancy is higher without the wall. More Number of the Month: 28 years