Research for Health

The German Centers for Health Research (DZG) are looking for new therapies for diabetes, infections, lung diseases, cancer, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases - to help patients get better.

Social contact strengthens dementia patients and can improve disease progression

An estimated 1.8 million people in Germany live with dementia. A recent study showed that if they are cared for in their familiar environment and are socially integrated, they show better disease progression.

DZG Science & Career Day 2023

Translational research requires interdisciplinary thinking and well-connected scientists. Meet researchers from different disciplines at the DZG Science & Career Day on June 12-13, 2023, in Berlin.

Interactive Map of the DZG

6 Centers, 37 Cities, 13 Federal states, 90 Partner Institutions – the research network of the German Centers for Health Research (DZG) reaches across the whole of Germany.

The magazine of the DZG

Research for Health – twice a year, the DZG report on research projects and successes in their research magazine SYNERGIE.