The roles of RNA-RNA interactions

19.07.2018 - Chronic regeneration of damaged endothelial cells at sites of disturbed blood flow in the vasculature promotes the development of atherosclerosis. Now an IPEK team has further elucidated the role of a short RNA molecule in atherogenesis. [mehr...]


Prof. Weber elected as Vice-Chair of the ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science

21.06.2018 - Prof. Weber has been elected as Vice-Chair of the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science of the European Society of Cardiology for the mandate period 2018-2020. [mehr...]


Stopped on time

01.06.2018 - For the first time, LMU researchers are pointing out the influence of the internal clock on atherosclerosis. Their study gives an important indication on how the therapeutic approach can be improved. [mehr...]


IPEK researchers awarded large-scale collaborative funding for a second period

22.05.2018 - It is with great pleasure that the 35 principal investigators based in different research campuses, from which 14 in the IPEK, were awarded a funding extension from the DFG for their Collaborative Research Centre 1123 [mehr...]


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Institut für Prophylaxe und Epidemiologie der Kreislaufkrankheiten



Direktor: Prof. Dr. med. Christian Weber