Why we do animal research, ESI

Why we do animal research


ESI employees tell why animal research is still necessary and what they pay particular attention to when caring for and working with animals. … read more


… to the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI) for Neuroscience in Cooperation with Max Planck Society. The ESI is an independent research institute financed by the Ernst Strüngmann Foundation which was created by Drs. Andreas and Thomas Strüngmann and named after their father Dr. Ernst Strüngmann. The ESI is under the scientific governance of the Max Planck Society with the mission to perform excellent fundamental brain research. ESI research focuses on understanding how the many parts of the brain work together to bring about our behaviour.


New Director for ESI

David Poeppel takes over management of the Ernst Strüngmann Institute … read more

Frankfurt has Brains

What connects brain research and Frankfurt: apple cider, Alzheimer’s or the appearance of squids? Find out here why all three answers nail it. … read more

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