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Human Performance Research Centre opened

On 17 July 2018, a new sports, performance and health diagnostics centre opened at the University of Konstanz. The Human Performance Research Centre (HPRC) will be used for large-scale health studies and is open to all potential study participants. Future partnerships with sports clubs and associations as well as with hospitals are planned.

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Prof. Dr. Kerstin Krieglstein, neugewählte Rektorin der Universität Konstanz. Copyright: Universitätsklinikum Freiburg

In dialogue

“I’m fascinated by what the university has achieved so far”. The designated rector of the University of Konstanz, Professor Kerstin Krieglstein, shares her plans for the future. She speaks out in favour of cultivating variety when it comes to research funding formats.

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Die Karte zeigt die geografische Verteilung und morphologische Vielfalt der verschiedenen Midas-Buntbarscharten und Ökotypen, die den Nicaragua- und Managuasee sowie verschiedene Kraterseen bewohnen. Copyright: Andreas Kautt

Evolution does repeat itself after all

A team of University of Konstanz biologists led by Professor Axel Meyer shows that evolutionary outcomes can be predicted: In a new publication in the journal “Evolution Letters”, they are able to identify some of the factors that contribute to recurrent patterns of diversity and similarity in cichlids.

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