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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.

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In the last few days, a letter from the President of Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Prof. Dr. Joachim Hornegger, to the rector of Batman University, Prof. Dr. Aydın Durmuş, concerning the international reactions to violations of human rights of the Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar has been quoted incorrectly and in a manner open to misunderstanding in the Turkish media.

Category: Research

Ground-breaking research has paved the way towards new imaging techniques. Scientists have successfully developed and tested a method which is considerably more effective than conventional procedures.

Category: Research

Researchers at FAU identify the molecular mechanisms involved in the activation of the immune system.

Category: Research

Serious kidney disease is a widespread problem in Sri Lanka. German and Sri Lankan researchers are working together to investigate the concentration of contaminants in water.