How does dietary restriction affect ageing?

A reduction in food intake leads to a healthier and often longer life in many organisms - potentially also in humans. Importantly, dietary restriction ...more

Yu-Xuan Lu selected for European Crucible 2021

Postdoctoral researcher Yu-Xuan Lu has been offered a place on the European cohort of European Crucible 2021, a competitive programme for development ...more

That is why we are living longer and longer

The television programme Xenius was a guest at our institute and accompanied Martin Denzel's research.more

Life expectancy: How old can people become?

Research group leader Joris Deelen was asked about the limits of our life expectancy and the recipe for a healthy life.more

At the heart of the institute: in the scullery with Petra Rifert

Voices of our employees: Petra Rifert talks about her work in the central scullery of our institute.more

Starved – New drug inhibits the growth of cancer cells

New Nature study: Blocking gene expression in mitochondria in mice stops cancer cells from growing.more

Panel members and Organizers of the 3rd Career Perspective Panel Discussion

3rd Career Perspective Panel Discussion of the MPI for Biology of Ageing

The Career Network of the MPI for Biology of Ageing held the 3rd Career Perspective Panel Discussion with a panel of five former life sciences PhDs.more

Linda Partridge awarded with Mendel Medal

Linda Partridge, Director of the department for Biological Mechanisms of Ageing, has been awarded the Mendel Medal by the Genetics Society for her ...more

Anti-Aging Promise - What is really true

Martin Denzel was a guest and interview partner on the TV show BR beta story and talks about the topic "Anti-Aging Promises - What is really true".more

From bench to bedside – Working between basic research and translational medicine

Voices of our employees: Joachim David Steiner talks about his interesting work at the interface between basic biological research and medical ...more

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