Last week FAU’s University Council and President Prof. Dr. Joachim Hornegger discussed who to appoint to the vacant position of Chancellor and came to the unanimous decision to appoint Christian Zens. In other developments, Prof. Dr. Kathrin M. Möslein will join FAU’s Executive Board immediately as the new Vice President for Research.
Nanotechnology is a 21st century technology. In light of this, the European Commission recently began funding the Marie Curie Training Network ELENA, which involves FAU.
FAU researchers demonstrated the significant influence of new signal paths of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS), which regulates blood pressure, on immune cells in experimental models of multiple sclerosis and arteriosclerosis.