Our school hosts research groups from different disciplines with the overarching aim to better understand and prolong a healthy life span. Our expert PIs provide access to state of the art technologies, ranging from in silico over in vitro to in vivo settings, and bring along complementary expertise in

Pharmaceutical sciences

  • Drug design and synthesis
  • Analysis and isolation of bioactive molecules
  • Smart delivery and imaging technologies
  • Target identification
  • Molecular pharmacology

Nutritional sciences

  • Nutrition and ageing
  • Molecular mechanisms of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Physiological relevance of bile pigments
  • Dietary behaviour
  • Regulation of hunger and satiety
  • Molecular mechanisms of caloric restriction
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analysis for evidence based nutritional sciences

Sport science

  • Training science
  • Biomechanics & kinesiology
  • Sports medicine
  • Neuromechanics
  • Molecular exercise physiology
  • Sports nutrition
  • History of sports
  • Societal challenges and sports