© Katherina Haase

September 22, 2021

Imaging Science – The beauty of Science

An exhibition of cfaed’s 'Scientific Image Contests'

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© PoL/TU Dresden

RA3 Fischer-Friedrich Group

September 9, 2021

New insights into the mechanics of epithelial cells

Dresden researchers show characteristic changes in cellular mechanics for a cancer-associated transformation of epithelial cells

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September 1, 2021

Excellently explained – cutting-edge research for everyone

57 Clusters of Excellence launch joint podcast series on cutting-edge research in Germany

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© TUD CMCB, Magdalena Gonciarz

RA1 Doyle Group

August 30, 2021

Cell feng shui: How the unity of physical and biochemical cues creates healthy organisms

New TU Dresden research group aims to uncover how stem cells respond to mechanical forces and electrical cues during the development and maintenance of the nervous and cardiovascular system.

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© Ondrej Kucera


August 26, 2021

New perspective on forces that divide cells

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© Michael Kretzschmar

RA1 Campàs Group

July 27, 2021

Of embryo mechanics and living foams: Otger Campàs appointed as Chair for Tissue Dynamics at the Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life at TU Dresden

Prof. Campàs joins the Dresden research community to focus on embryonic self-organization and morphogenesis

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RA1 Mateus Group Dye Group

July 7, 2021

PoL Research Groups Leaders review Tissue Size and Scaling

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© Gijsje Koenderink

July 7, 2021

“Physik-Preis Dresden” awarded for the fifth time

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© Michael Kretzschmar

RA4 Friedrich Group

July 6, 2021

From biological clocks to the movement of sperm cells: Benjamin Friedrich appointed to new Heisenberg Professorship for Biological Algorithms

Professor Benjamin Friedrich assumed the Heisenberg Professorship for Biological Algorithms at the Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life on June 1, 2021. Prof. Friedrich had already headed the eponymous research group at the research cluster cfaed (Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden) since April 2016.

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Research Avenues Doyle Group Campàs Group

July 5, 2021

New research groups established at the Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life

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July 2, 2021

Immerse yourself in the world of science at the Dresden Science Night 2021!

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© Mark Leaver

RA3 Research Groups Jahnel Group

June 18, 2021

Interview with Dr. Marcus Jahnel – new research group leader at the BIOTEC and PoL

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