Press releases

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23 November 2023: Another ERC grant for brain research goes to Professor Tomohisa Toda in Erlangen
9 November 2023: Deciphering the secrets of spinal cord regeneration protein by protein​​
26 October 2026: Unravelling the secrets of brain folding: UNFOLD research project at Max-Planck-Zentrum für Physik und Medizin receives prestigious ERC Synergy Grant​​​​​​​
6 April 2023: Creating an artificial pathologist
3 March 2023: „08 March 2023: „Little noticed, but of enormous influence: Tissue mechanics affect the growth and metastasis of cancer."


28 July 2022: „Für die Patienten ein gewinnbringendes Duo“: Richtfest für das Max-Planck-Zentrum für Physik und Medizin (German only)


17 June 2021: How a corona infection changes blood cells in the long run
19 May 2021: „Ökosystem für Ideen und Kreativität“: Grundsteinlegung des neuen Max-Planck-Zentrums für Physik und Medizin (German only)
12 May 2021: Efficiently smuggling drugs into cells
27 April 2021: Emmy Noether Group for Jona Kayser
8 April 2021: Fast and efficient diagnoses through artificial intelligence
6 January 2021: When severed spinal cord grows back together again
4 January 2021: New mathematical model: How dangerous bacteria form colonies


15 October 2020: Symbolic ground-breaking ceremony for the new Max-Planck-Zentrum für Physik und Medizin in Erlangen
25 May 2020: Max Planck researchers develop the "ultimate cell sorter"
7 April 2020: Das Coronaskop (German only)


1 July 2019: Wissenschaftlicher Pioniergeist in Erlangen: Forschung am MPZPM hat begonnen – Blutdiagnosen werden schneller und differenzierter (German only)
15 April 2019: Following a protein nano-rover on the cell membrane


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