Press releases

Please note that some press releases of the IUF are of local interest and are therefore only published in German. They can be found on the German version of this site.

Press releases 2021

Düsseldorf, 26. November 2021
New Leibniz Research Alliance Resilient Ageing: Healthy aging by strengthening adaptive capacity
The IUF is part of the new Leibniz Research Alliance Resilient Ageing. More details can be found in the press release of the FLI.

Link to the press release

Press releases 2019

Düsseldorf, 25. October 2019
Food additives in nano size affect nutrient uptake – midget particles lead to midget worms
Researchers from the IUF – Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine in Düsseldorf showed that particular nanoparticles affect nutrient uptake in the roundworm. The study was recently published in “Nanotoxicology”. →Continue reading ...

Düsseldorf, 22. August 2019
Clean air for a sustainable future
The IUF jointly participates with two more Leibniz institutes in a BMBF funded project for the improvement of air quality in Manila. Within this project, the group of Dr. Tamara Schikowski coordinates and conducts the work package on health effects. Please find more details on the project in the press release of the TROPOS published on August 22, 2019.

Link to the press release