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Press Release of 21.08.2017

In Neptune, it’s raining diamonds

In cooperation with colleagues from Germany and the United States, researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) have managed to demonstrate ‘diamond showers’ forming in the ice giants of our solar system. Using the ultra-strong …


Press Release of 16.08.2017

Bootcamp on the toolbox of internet giants

Scientists of the Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD), the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG), and the HZDR – all part of the DRESDEN-concept research alliance – are organizing an exceptional workshop from 21st to 25th August 2017: With …


News of 11.08.2017

Summer Student Season

The Summer Student Program takes place each year at the HZDR in August and September. Stemming from thirteen countries, sixteen young scientists will be guests this year for an eight week stay.



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Cancer Research in Dresden

Interdisciplinary research is essential to make progress in the fight against cancer. A close cooperation therefore connects the HZDR with the University Hospital and the Technische Universität Dresden at the jointly operated OncoRay Center. Together with the DKFZ in Heidelberg, the three institutions are expanding Dresden to a partner site of the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT).More

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