70 to 80 doctoral candidates are currently doing research within the framework of the LGSA.

The Thüringer Forschungspreis was awarded to aging researchers and their fish N. furzeri as a new animal model.

Dr. Arne Sahm from FLI was awarded for his dissertation during the "Noble Talks" event on April 13, 2018.

Arne Sahm published his findings in PLoS Genetics.

The genetic basis of lifespan determination is poorly understood. Most research has been done on...

Abinaya Nathan published her astonishing results from the thesis in the journal Human Molecular Genetics. It has been estimated that more than 80...

During the Second International Symposium Healthy Ageing, the Poster as well as the Presentation Award were granted to young FLI researchers.

Simon Schwörer was able to publish his findings in Nature. Two more PhD students - Ali Hyder Baig and Manuel Schmidt - contributed to the...

Current stop of animal experiments: Letter to PhD students on further proceeding concerning PhD theses

"What comes after the PhD?" We are happy to welcome all our PhD Alumni to the 2nd Alumni Meeting and Career Day on May 26 and 27, 2016.

Five PhD students contributed to the publication in the Journal of Experimental Medicine.

It’s already well known that a diet may have a...

Starting in February 2016, the LGSA presents itself with a new corporate design.

Congratulations on passing your final PhD exams to all our graduates 2015.


Two LGSA students - Andreas Petzold and Philipp Koch - participated in the discovery of the genome sequence of N. furzeri as shared first authors.

We are pleased to inform that in October 2015 Dr. Julia von Maltzahn was elected new Dean of the graduate school.