Did you know?

Our nerve pathways measure a total of 5.8 million kilometers – this could span the earth 145 times.
Nerve impulses travel to and from the brain at about 270 kilometers per hour.
The world’s highest-resolution brain scan of a living human was done by scientists at the University of Magdeburg in 2017.
The human brain weighs about 2 percent of our body weight, but consumes nearly 20 percent of the body`s energy.

University medicine for all –
for respectful and peaceful coexistence

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The University Medical Center Magdeburg is very concerned about the spread of extremist ideologies, discrimination, and the current increase in anti-Semitic incidents and statements in public and at universities. Magdeburg University Medicine distances itself from this behavior in the strongest possible terms. Extremist, racist, discriminatory, and anti-Semitic statements and actions will not be tolerated. The members of University Medicine Magdeburg stand together for peaceful and respectful coexistence. Every person, regardless of origin, religion, or ideology, must be able to feel respected and valued at Magdeburg University Medical Center.

CRC 1436 Coordination

We support you in all matters concerning the Collaborative Research Center.

Coordinator of the CRC 1436 Julia Rödiger

Dr. Julia Rödiger

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Bianca Dupré

Dr. Julia Rödiger

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Bianca Dupré

Bianca Dupré is part of the coordination team of the Collaborative Research Center 1436. She supports the projects in all administrative matters and is the central contact person for financial questions in the CRC.

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Participants wanted

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Who can claim to help with really big breakthroughs in medicine… you maybe? Of course!

Apply as a participant in one of our trials.
Are you a super-ager? Find out!

Or join us to find out if exercise improves memory or if cognitive fitness in old age is just a matter of hard work.

Open recruitments you will finde here:

Participants 18 years and older

Probandenaufruf für das SFB 1436 Projekt A05
young adults wanted A08

Participants 50 years and older

Probandenflyer inkl. Vergütung A08
Probandensuche des Projektes A08 zur geistigen Leistungsfähigkeit mit Entlohnung
SFB 1436 Probandensuche Verbesserung des Gleichgewichts
Probandenaufruf für das SFB 1436 Projekt A05

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