The three winning teams from Great Britain, Brazil and Switzerland were invited to Erlangen

FAU strategically expands its key research priorities by supporting young researchers

Nico Zäch is a student who acts as a volunteer presenter, giving astronomy lectures at the Regiomontanus observatory in Nuremberg

We eat salt every day, sometimes more and sometimes less, but often too much. However, the impact of salt on intestinal bacteria has not been studied up to now. A research team headed by Prof.  Dr. Ralf Linker of the Chair of Neurology at FAU recently discovered that table salt reduces the number of lactobacilli in the intestinal tract.