13.12.2016 | List of News

New fellowship recipient

Dr. Barbara Drasler of the Adolphe Merkle Institute’s BioNanomaterials group has been awarded two years postdoctoral funding by the Peter and Traudl Engelhorn Foundation for the Advancement of Life Sciences. The German-based foundation awards up to seven scholarships per year to scientists working in the field of life sciences from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Barbara’s project aims to prevent particle-induced lung diseases by applying anti-oxidative enzyme nanocarriers to macrophages via the inhalation pathway.

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