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Women are in the spotlight, both in science at WomenInScienceDay and in medicine for heart health GoRedforWomen.
February 2024

Women’s power with heart at the CPI

Women are in the spotlight, both in science at WomenInScienceDay and in medicine for heart health GoRedforWomen. Also at the cutting edge: the CPI with cardiologist Dr. Lena Seegers, who heads the first university women’s heart health center in Germany.
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Stefanie Dimmeler receives honorary doctorate from University of Bern
December 2023

Stefanie Dimmeler receives honorary doctorate from University of Bern

At the 189th dies academicus of the esteemed University of Bern on December 2, 2023, Stefanie Dimmeler was conferred with an honorary doctoral degree from the medical faculty.
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November 2023

3 CPI Researchers among Highly Cited Researchers 2023

We are delighted to share that three distinguished researchers from the CPI have earned well-deserved recognition in the Highly Cited Researchers 2023 list by Clarivate.
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November 2023

Citizen Event: Experience Heart- and Lung research at the CPI

The Cardio-Pulmonary Institute recently opened its doors to provide a captivating glimpse into the world of cardiovascular research. As part of the GU Bürgeruni initiative, interested citizens were invited to the Institute for Cardiovascular Physiology led by Prof. Ralf Brandes on November 9th.
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October 2023

Merz Stiftungsprofessur Prof. Wu and Symposium “Cardiovascular repair and regeneration”

The guest of honor at this year’s Friedrich Merz Foundation Visiting Professorship is heart specialist Joseph C. Wu, Professor at Stanford University, USA, and President of the “American Heart Association”.
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September 2023

Soni Pullamsetti elected new member of the prestigious Leopoldina

Soni Pullamsetti, professor for lung vascular epigenetics and Cardio-Pulmonary Institute faculty member, has recently been elected as a member of the prestigious Leopoldina.
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September 2023

DFG-Funded Research: HERZBLUT - Unraveling Clonal Hematopoiesis and its Clinical Impact on Heart and Blood Health

CPI faculty members have secured DFG funding to investigate ‘Clonal Hematopoiesis: Pathomechanisms and Clinical Consequences in Heart and Blood.’
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September 2023

CPI Heart and Lung Experts participated at the Goethe Run

On September 6th our Heart and Lung Experts from the Cardio-Pulmonary Institute team participated at the Goethe run from the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt.
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July 2023

Rajkumar Savai receives „Mid-Career Achievement Award“ of the American Thoracic Society

Professor Rajkumar Savai, MD, was awarded the Thoracic Oncology “Mid-Career Achievement Award” for his significant and meaningful contribution to thoracic oncology research at the 2023 Annual Meeting of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference in Washington, DC, USA.
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June 2023

Visit from Tongji Medical College PhD students

In an internationalization program the Cardio-Pulmonary Institute has just established a Sino-German laboratory for CardioPulmonary Research at Tongji Medical College.
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June 2023

NANO 3sat Interview on "Loss of Y Chromosome"

TV feature on Andreas Zeiher about the loss of the Y chromosome in NANO 3sat.
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June 2023

CPI Retreat at MPI in Bad Nauheim

The CPI Retreat 2023 took place on June 1st and 2nd at the Max-Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research in Bad Nauheim. The event brought together an extraordinary number of attendees—over 300 members of our scientific community, marking a new record in participation!
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