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Welcome to the Department of Physiologie

Physiology is the science of the processes governing life. It describes the physical, biochemical and information processing functions of living systems at the level of the entire organism, the organs and the cells. The Department of Physiology provides under-graduate and post-graduate education for medical- and life-science students. It carries out research mainly in the field of heart- and neurophysiology. More>>


Vergessen bringt Vorteile: die Lektionen der Fruchtfliege

Wer schneller vergisst, findet mehr Zuckertöpfe: Neuste Resultate in der Verhaltensforschung mit Fruchtfliegen legen nahe, dass Vergessen in einer sich verändernden Umgebung ein optimales Verhalten ist (UniPress Nr. 160, 2014) pdf.

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Bi-Weekly Calendar of Events

Cardiovascular Labmeeting

Wednesday 30. Jul 2014

Today:  30. Jul 2014 9:15h, Sitzungszimmer147a

Duilio Michele Potenza

H-89 decreases the gain of excitation-contraction coupling and attenuates calcium sparks in the absence of beta-adrenergic stimulation. Parks RJ, Howlett SE. Eur J Pharmacol. 2012 Sep 15;691(1-3):163-72.


Tea Talk

Tuesday 12. Aug 2014

Tuesday 12. Aug 2014 9:50h, tea room

Anand David

To be announced

Neuroscience Labmeeting

Wednesday 13. Aug 2014

Wednesday 13. Aug 2014 9:15h, tea room

Walter Martin Senn

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