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(5) Women in Science (16) Zeitzeugen (2) News (4) Press Release (4) 8 Results: Active Filter: Epidemiology Sort: Result score Newest to oldest Oldest to newest Press Release No. 10 February 26, 2020 Berlin Higher education, lower activity levels A team led by Dr. Lina Jaeschke and Professor Tobias Pischon of the MDC has investigated the individual factors associated with high and low levels of physical activity. The results, which have been published in the journal Scientific Reports, contain some surprises. Science October 08, 2019 SMOVE brings research into the classroom The dangerous life of the couch potato: People who spend too long sitting are at higher risk of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease. In the citizen science project SMOVE, the MDC is joining forces with schoolchildren to research the relationship between environmental influences and sedentary behavior. Science November 15, 2018 What’s a “normal” kidney? The MRI study center at the Max Delbrück Center has already examined 5,000 participants as part of the nationwide German National Cohort (GNC). We talked to Professor Thoralf Niendorf, head of the MRI center, about what’s happening with the data – and Annett Anacker, the 5,000th participant in Berlin, tells us why she’s taking part. Press Release No. 29 November 15, 2018 Berlin Leveraging high-precision imaging for health research Another milestone has been reached: In November 2018, the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) welcomed the 5,000th participant at the MRI center of the German National Cohort (GNC) health study. Science May 29, 2018 What makes us ill and what keeps us healthy? The Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) has been participating in the German National Cohort since 2014. More than 8,000 people have already been examined as part of this nationwide study into health and disease. Science May 02, 2018 A commitment to health research The German National Cohort’s MRI center at the MDC welcomes its 4,000th participant Press Release No. 14 July 20, 2017 Berlin Largest nationwide health study NAKO in Berlin: 3,000th participant examined in MRI scanner We have reached the half-way mark. Ute Radeklau from Berlin is the 3,000th person to be examined in the Berlin Ultrahigh Field Facility at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the context of the largest German health study NAKO. Press Release No. 1 January 23, 2017 Berlin Berlin-Buch: NAKO Health Study investigates its 5000th participant The Berlin-Nord Study Centre has now recruited half of the 10,000 volunteers for Germany’s largest ever cohort study. Across Germany, a total of 200,000 people will participate in the study, who will be carefully examined and thereafter observed for twenty to thirty years. The large-scale study will serve the improvement of prevention, early detection and treatment of widespread diseases.