German Center for Diabetes Research

The German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), funded by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research, is a national association that brings together experts in the field of diabetes research and combines basic research, translational research, epidemiology, and clinical applications. Read more ...


DZD Workshop in Munich

About 140 DZD scientists meet at the Helmholtz Zentrum München on May 20 and 21. It is the first big get together after the successful evaluation in November 2014. Ten DZD Awards will be awarded to young scientists.

Test Your Diabetes Risk

Studies have shown that a change in lifestyle can reduce the probability of developing type 2 diabetes by up to 58%. The German Diabetes Risk Test can be used to identify individuals with a high risk for diabetes. Read more ...

Featured DZD Papers

Insulin resistance in brain areas of obese

Diabetes Care March 20, 2015

DZD Diabetes Research School

DZD Diabetes Research School for young scientists, September 13-14, 2015 in Stockholm right before the start of the EASD Annual Meeting.

Further information and the application form can be found here.






Information on the DZD Diabetes Research School in Vienna 2014 are published here.

Information on the DZD Diabetes Research School in Barcelona 2013 are published here.

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