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15/04/2019 News, Press Release

What happens in the body of ALS patients?

Scientists from TU Dresden find ways to reduce the number of dying neurons and search for therapeutic approaches to treat ALS   Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is an incurable disease of the central nervous system....more...

© Marc Eisele/Universitätsklinikum Dresden
15/02/2019 Press Release

Knowledge builds bridges: Duke of Kent visits TU Dresden

Today (11th February 2019), Technische Universität Dresden (TUD) welcomed His Royal Highness Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. more...

Image of the extra neurons (in red) artificially generated in the olfactory bulb, the brain area responsible for interpreting odors © CRTD
16/01/2019 Press Release

Behavioural experiments confirm: Increasing the generation of neurons boosts brain function

Scientists from TU Dresden search for new methods to cure neurodegenerative diseases. Most of the neurons in the human brain are generated from neural stem cells during embryonic development. After birth, a small reservoir of...more...