Monday 16, May 2022

Doctoral Position available (TV-L E13 - 65%)

in the group of Prof. E. Leipold

Thursday 10, March 2022

Adipocyte-Brain Crosstalk Symposium 2022

Date: March 10-11, 2022

Tuesday 08, March 2022

Virtuelle Vortragsreihe im Rahmen der CBBM-Lectures

Neuro Hour - Time for neurocomputational models of cognition

Thursday 30, September 2021

CBBM – Five years in the new building

Onsite-Postersession and Online-Symposium 30.9. - 1.10.2021

Thursday 30, September 2021

CBBM 2016-2021

Report online

Tuesday 20, April 2021

Price for Laura Teege

from the Leipold Group

Monday 27, July 2020

Signals from the adipose tissue determine daily hunger rhythms

A Lübeck project shows that the fat tissue secreted hormone adiponectin controls the daily rhythm of food intake by resetting circadian clocks in the hypothalamus.

Friday 29, May 2020


Transregional Collaborative Research Center to Dissect the Local Action of Thyroid Hormone

Tuesday 31, March 2020

The Pursuit of Pride

Researchers at Lübeck University show how emotional experiences are shaped by how much people believe they contributed to a task outcome.

Friday 28, February 2020

How does CO2 affect brain function - and what role do blood vessels play in this?

Scientists, led by CBBM members Jan Wenzel and Markus Schwaninger from the Institute for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, have been working on this question. In a study that has just been published in the scientific journal "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences...

Friday 07, February 2020

Further funding for research on obesity in CBBM

Dr. Henriette Kirchner receives a further 1.3 million euros from the German Research Foundation for her research group at the CBBM

Tuesday 17, December 2019

Dieter Klaus Award for Young Scientist in CBBM

Research on secondary effects of vascular damage caused by high blood pressure on the brain

Dr. Jan Wenzel from the Institute for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Lübeck received the renowned Dieter Klaus Award of the German...

Friday 29, November 2019

Effects of environmental factors during pregnancy

At its last meeting, the German Research Foundation (DFG) approved an application for funding from Dr. Rebecca Ölkrug amounting to 348,905 euros for the investigation of the influence of...

Thursday 07, November 2019

University Science Prizes 2019 go to CBBM Research Groups

Award ceremony 2019 of the University of Lübeck

The University of Lübeck houses a broad spectrum of excellent research on a national and international level. This is confirmed by the university's science prizes and teaching prize, which were awarded in a ceremony on 7th...

Thursday 13, June 2019

Researchers from the University of Lübeck unravel the mechanisms behind the heat intolerance in hyperthyroidism

Activation of brown adipose tissue can have positive effects on obesity or Type II diabetes

Monday 26, March 2018

Open position for Technical Assistant

in the Institute of Neurobiology

Friday 09, February 2018

PhD Position Open !!!

in the Mittag Lab on Thyroid Hormone

Tuesday 01, August 2017

Dwarfism and Insulin Resistance as Consequence of Gestational Hypertension Treatment

Gestational hypertension is a common and serious complication, which can have severe consequences for mother and unborn child if left untreated. Unfortunately,...

Monday 31, July 2017

Hepatic gene therapy rescues high-fat diet responses in circadian Clock mutant mice

Monday 08, May 2017

Impact of nutrition on social decision making

Scientists at the University of Lübeck, Munich and London show that our daily meals have a strong impact on how we decide in social situations. The results of...

Monday 31, October 2016

11 PhD Positions in Neuroscience

are now open at Graduiertenkolleg GRK1957 „Adipocyte-Brain Crosstalk“, University of Lübeck

Tuesday 02, August 2016

Recovery Of Dopamine Function Emerges With Recovery From Smoking

Reports new study in Biological Psychiatry

Thursday 19, May 2016

I Need Friends

Human beings are strongly dependent on their social surroundings, and close bonds to other persons constitute a feature of our environment that is central for our psychological well-being and health (Kawachi, 2001). Correspondingly, social exclusion is an aversive situation which is associated with...

Monday 11, April 2016

Interpersonelle Attraktion: Wenn Hirne zueinander passen

Studie aus Lübeck, Berlin und Tübingen untersuchte erstmals die neuronalen Grundlagen interindividueller Unterschiede in der zwischenmenschlichen Anziehung

Thursday 31, March 2016

Open PhD Position

in Epigenetics and Metabolic Control

Monday 30, November 2015

3 PhD Positions in Experimental and Molecular Endocrinology

in the framework of SPP1629 Thyroid TransAct

Monday 16, November 2015

Journal Impact Factor is rewarding!

When researchers anticipate their own publications in scientific journals with high impact factor, the brain’s reward center is activated.

Wednesday 28, October 2015


Die nächste CBBM-Mitgliederversammlung findet am 28. Oktober 2015 von 16:00 bis 17:00 Uhr statt. Ort und Tagesordnungspunkte werden zeitnah bekannt gegeben.

Wednesday 09, September 2015

Sechsfacher Erfolg für die Schilddrüsenforschung in Lübeck

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft fördert Lübecker Projekte mit einem Gesamtvolumen von 2,5 Millionen Euro für die nächsten drei Jahre

Thursday 18, June 2015

Menarini Award 2015: The non-shivering energy burning on the trail

Prof. Sebastian Schmid was honored for his obesity research in Brown Adipose Tissue (BAT) with the Menarini Award 2015

Wednesday 22, April 2015

Medical Award for Markus Schwaninger and Nina Wettschureck

Scientists from the University of Lübeck and the Max Planck Institute in Bad Nauheim are honored for their research on the mechanisms of action of a new therapy for multiple sclerosis

Monday 23, February 2015


Montag 23.2. 2015, 16:30 bis 18:00 Uhr im Turmgebäude Hörsaal 1

Friday 16, January 2015

Landtagsabgeordnete am CBBM

Mitglieder des Landtags besichtigten sie den Neubau des Centers of Brain, Behavior and Metabolism.

Tuesday 06, January 2015

Der Bau, der bei der Uni-Rettung half

Die Lübecker Nachrichten berichten.

Wednesday 31, December 2014

Deadline extended: Call for Abstracts DGE2015 / 58. Symposium Deutsche Gesellschaft für Endokrinologie

will take place from 18-21 March 2015 in Lübeck. All the students are welcome to present their latest results in this high-level symposium. More info here.

Wednesday 04, December 2013

CBBM Richtfest

Richtfest für den Neubau des interdisziplinären Zentrums für Gehirn, Hormone und Verhalten (Center of Brain, Behavior and Metabolism, CBBM) Universität zu Lübeck am Mittwoch, den 4. Dezember 2013, um 11:30 Uhr, Marie-Curie-Straße, 23562 Lübeck, Parkplatz „Hamburger Häuser“ vor dem...

Friday 22, November 2013

Neuer Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB) zum Essverhalten am CBBM

Die Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) bewilligt SFB/Transregio 134 „Essverhalten: Homöostase und Belohnungssysteme“

Monday 11, November 2013

Neues DFG-Graduiertenkolleg zu Stoffwechselerkrankungen am CBBM

3,2 Millionen Euro für die Forschung und den wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs am Zentrum für Gehirn, Hormone und Verhalten der Universität zu Lübeck

Tuesday 06, August 2013

CBBM Mitgliederversammlung

Veranstalter: CBBM Dienstag, 6.8.2013: 15:00 - 16:00 Uhr Ort: Audimax Seminarraum AM S 1

Tuesday 05, March 2013

DFG On-Site Review

The assessment of the SFB 654 ("plasticity and sleep") for its third four-year period of funding will take place on Tuesday 5.3.2013 morning (9:30h-13h) in the AudiMax building.

Monday 19, March 2012

Spatenstich zum CBBM Neubau

Erster Spatenstich für den Neubau des interdisziplinären Zentrums für Gehirn, Hormone und Verhalten (CBBM) an der Universität zu Lübeck am Montag, 19. März 2012 (12 Uhr s.t., Marie-Curie-Strasse, Parkplatz Haus 63)