Rurik Schnackig

Jakob-Herz-Prize awarded for the fifth time.


How likely do patients develop again cancer after a tumor has been surgically removed? This is the central question of the new research project „MelEVIR – Melanoma, Extracellular Vesicles, and Immune Response“.

Photo: S. Krikava the Faculty of Medicine at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg! Discover the excellent research conditions and the high quality of life in the region!

Researchers at the Department of Medicine 3 have discovered that a fiber-rich diet can have a positive effect on chronic inflammatory joint diseases and strengthen bones.

Researchers at the Institute of Biochemistry have successfully overcome drug-resistance in malignant melanoma cells. FAU has now filed a patent application for the new therapeutic approach.