In the 2nd CRC 1181 Minisymposium special fields of inflammation research will be highlighted. This event focuses on different mechanisms which are responsible for pathogenesis and resolution of inflammatory bowel diseases.
World Arthritis Day (WAD) is a global initiative bringing people together to raise awareness of issues affecting people with RMDs. WAD is organized every year on 12th October and is supported by a year-round global campaign.
Junior professor Dr. Aline Bozec has received the most important award for young researchers in Germany from the German Research Foundation (DFG). The biochemist, who has been a researcher at the Department of Medicine 3 – Rheumatology and Immunology at Universitätsklinikum Erlangen since 2011, will be presented with the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize – which is worth 20,000 euros – in Bonn on 18 May 2016.
Scientists of the Departments for Internal Medicine 1 and 3 of the University Hospital Erlangen could demonstrate that chronic inflammatory gout diseases, such as Morbus Crohn and Colitis ulcerosa lead to significant bone loss by high-resolution imaging.