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.

Inhalation drug prevents severe pneumonia

Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed an RNA agent for a lung spray that slows down overactive macrophages to prevent severe lung damage. A new, sugar-based transport mechanism is especially effective in bringing the therapeutic to its target.

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.