The German Center for Lung Research
The German Center for Lung Research (DZL) is an association of the leading university and non-university institutions dedicated to lung research in Germany. Using translational research methods, the DZL seeks to jointly develop new approaches for the prevention, diagnosis and therapy of serious lung diseases including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) , cystic fibrosis, diffuse parenchymal lung disease (DPLD), endstage lung disease, lung cancer, pneumonia and acute lung injury, and pulmonary hypertension.
DZL PI Prof. Dr. Axel Haverich was honored with the renowned Fritz Behrens Prize for his life’s work on June 18th in Hannover.
Anti-smoking group “Aufklärung gegen Tabak” (Education Against Tobacco) receives award from the German Federal Government.
The 3rd International DZL Symposium took place in Hannover from May 8 – 10, 2014.