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    Study identifies multi-organ response to seven days without food

    New findings reveal that the body undergoes significant, systematic changes across multiple organs during prolonged periods of fasting. The results demonstrate evidence of health benefits beyond weight loss, but also show that any potentially health-altering changes appear to occur only after three days without food.

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    BIH SpaceHack project presented in Nature Genetics

    The SpaceHack project driven by Dr. Naveed Ishaque, a BIH Group Leader in the Center of Digital Health, was recently covered in an editorial by Nature Genetics. In this article, we describe the importance of spatial transcriptomics and devise a strategy to reach an extensible set of guidelines for best practices regarding data analysis.

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    Peter N. Robinson bridges the gap between data science and applied precision medicine

    In January 2024, Prof. Peter N. Robinson will take up an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship for Artificial Intelligence at the Berlin Institute of Health at Charité (BIH). Robinson, a bioinformatician, is a pioneer in the computational genome and phenotype analysis of genetic diseases. His major work has been the development of the Human…

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    "Nanoranger" characterizes leukemia cells at the single-cell level using long-read sequencing.

    Single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) has expanded our ability to distinguish cell populations and elucidate their interactions with each other. However, there are still difficulties in distinguishing leukemia cells from normal hematopoiesis based on gene expression alone. Livius Penter, BIH Digital Clinician Scientist Fellow and specialist at the…

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    Leif Ludwig is named EMBO Young Investigator

    The European Molecular Biology Organization has selected Leif. S. Ludwig from the Berlin Institute of Health at Charité (BIH) and the Max Delbrück Center to become an EMBO Young Investigator. The program provides support to outstanding young life scientists.

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    TimeTeller® GmbH, Kiso Health and UniWearables receive start-up prize

    Twice a year, the start-up competition Gründungswettbewerb – Digitale Innovationen by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection's (BMWK) honors the best ideas of innovative start-ups that are based on digital technologies. The award supports start-ups in the early stages and emphasizes their key role as drivers of innovation…

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    PoroUS GmbH wins the Berlin Brandenburg Innovation Award 2023

    With its innovative ultrasound procedure, the spin-off PoroUS GmbH, in which Charité holds a stake via its technology service provider Ascenion GmbH, enables cost-effective, X-ray-free and precise early detection of osteoporosis. The Potsdam-based start-up, led by Dr Julia Eschenbrenner (CEO), Jonas Massmann (CTO) and Charité employee Prof Dr Kay…

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