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  • Hope for people with sensitive teeth
    An international team of researchers led by Prof.Dr Katharina Zimmermann has discovered that the cold thermoreceptor TRPC5 causes sensitivity to cold temperatures in teeth. The…
  • Two new DFG research groups at FAU
    The German Research Foundation (DFG) is funding two new research groups at FAU – one in astrophysics and another in photonics. The DFG is setting…
  • Off to a good start at university
    The lecture period begins on 12 April 2021. As a new student, this is the beginning of an important new chapter. At Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, new…

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