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 ...


2nd Joint Meeting of the Beta Cell Workshop and the EASD Islet Study Group

07.-10. May 2017, Dresden
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Test Your Diabetes Risk

Updated DIfE – GERMAN DIABETES RISK TEST Optimized for Mobile Devices

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

Even One High-Fat Meal Can Harm the Metabolism

Journ. of Clinical Investigation

DZD Diabetes Research School

DZD Diabetes Research School for young scientists, April 19-22, 2017 in Nice, France

in connection with the  International Symposium on Insulin Receptor and Insulin Action (IR2017).
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Report on DRS16 in Munich

International DZD Postdoc Program

Postdoc Positions in 2017
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