In the current situation, it is a central voice of science: The Leopoldina – National Academy of Sciences is the oldest permanent natural research academy in the world. The lecture series “One hour of cutting-edge research” offers exciting insights into top-class research. The topics range from anxiety disorders and pioneering developments in rare diseases to the latest therapeutic approaches for cancer.
All speakers at the Medical Center – University of Freiburg and the Medical Faculty of the University of Freiburg are members of the Leopoldina – National Academy of Sciences.
On Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 6.30 p.m., Prof. Dr. Stephan Ehl, Medical Director of the Center for Chronic Immunodeficiency at the Medical Center – University of Freiburg and spokesman for the SFB 1160 (A01), talks about “Benefits and harm from the immune system – a delicate balance“.
In his lecture, he gives examples of how clinical observations on individual patients provide fundamental insights into the structure and function of the human immune system. The lecture will be broadcasted on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 6.30 p.m. as a live stream. After the approximately 40-minute lecture, there will be an opportunity for questions.