Siemens Lab
Temperature Detection and Thermoregulation

News

Visiting the European Space Agency (esa) in Darmstadt

European Space Operation Centre (ESOC), located in Darmstadt, is a home to the engineering teams that control spacecraft in orbit and build the systems on the ground that support missions in space. It was a pleasure to learn more about current challenges in the space exploration.

January 2018

A new doctor is born: Charlotte successfully defended

In March Charlotte was successfully defended with her doctorate thesis on “Differentiation and characterization of human stem cell-derived nociceptors and comparison to human and mouse dorsal root ganglia tissue”.

 

ERC Consilidator Grant

Jan Siemens has been awarded an ERC consilidator grant. The title of the ERC funded research is: ‚Hypothalamic mechanisms of thermal homeostasis and adaptation‘.

March 2018

Congratulations

Our technical assistant Christina celebrates her 40th year with the Institute of Pharmacology.

November 2017

PHOENIX Pharmazie Wissenschaftspreis 2017

The Phoenix Wissenschaftspreis was awarded for our study “The TRPM2 channel is a hypothalamic heat sensor that limits fever and can drive hypothermia”, which has been published in Science 2016.

October 2017

Infrared Camera in the Lab

When not imaging mice, we explored different ways to utilise our heat-sensing infrared cameras.

 

Juni 2017

Science March

We participated in the Science march in Heidelberg in April 2017 check out @ScienceMarchHD for more updates on their project.