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We congratulate Prof. Dr. Tim J. Schulz, Head of the Department of Adipocyte Development and Nutrition! He received the 60,000 Euro endowed and internationally renowned Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Young Talent Award on March 14, 2018 in the Pauls Church in Frankfurt. The Paul Ehrlich Foundation honors the 38-year-old biochemist and nutrition researcher for his work in the field of biomedical research, especially on the analysis of white and brown fat cells. [more information]
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