Magnetic nanoparticles

The Institute of Medical Engineeringat the University of Lübeck is investigating a novel tracer-based imaging method for medicine that could revolutionize radiology. On 22 July 2019, a new publication appeared in the renowned scientific journal "Nature - Scientific Reports" in which it is shown for the first time how the contrasting magnetic nanoparticles used as tracers are produced in a chemical synthesis.

Lübeck Radiotherapy Department Starts Cooperation with Ottawa

The Departments for Radiotherapy in Lübeck and Ottawa, Canada, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding and agreed to collaborate in various academic fields. Prof. Dr. Dirk Rades, holder of the chair of radiotherapy at the University of Lübeck, visited the University Hospital in Ottawa in June together with the leading physicist Dr. Florian Cremers and the physician Dr. Liesa Dziggel.

Project to predict Parkinson’s disease using artificial intelligence

The Foundation (MJFF) for Parkinson’s Research (founded by the US actor of the same name known from movies such as “Back to the Future”) decided to fund a research project aimed at better prediction algorithms for Parkinson’s disease using artificial intelligence techniques. Read more...



Tuesday 09, July 2019

Project to predict Parkinson’s disease using artificial intelligence

Junior Research Group Leader to receive € 650,000 research funding from Michael J Fox Foundation

The Prize for Teaching Conferred by the Universität zu Lübeck

Award for an outstanding concept for lectures

Thursday 21, March 2019

How Noroviruses control their desire for sweets

Researchers from the Institute of Chemistry and Metabolomics of the University of Lübeck discover a new mechanism allowing Noroviruses to switch off sugar binding. Key for these novel insights were NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) experiments. Development of vaccines as well as the search for...

Fake Science

In the summer semester, the Lübeck universities will jointly debate “Deception – Lying – Falsification” at the St. Petri University Church