German Diabetes Center (DDZ)

The German Diabetes Center (DDZ), Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, is an interdisciplinary research center, which combines molecular, clinical, and epidemiological work.

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Diabetes-Cockpit - Evaluate your BMI, blood pressure and blood sugar

The diabetes cockpit provides a way for assessing health status and individual diabetes risk.

By 2040 - about 12 million people with diabetes

According to recent estimates, at least 7.2% of the population in Germany currently live with diabetes. This will increase significantly in the next two decades.

Support diabetes research

We would appreciate if you could support our scientific research with a donation. Of course, your donation is tax deductible.

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Join a clinical study at DDZ

Support us with your participation in a clinical study of DDZ. Learn more about the participation criteria, application and advantages of being a research participant.

Telephone: +49 211 3382-0

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