Jens Brüning is Director at Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, Cologne, Germany. He and his research group on “Neuronal Control of metabolism” is interested to unravel the fundamental regulatory principles of how neurons sense nutritional cues and then to determine the neurocircuitry responsible for the coordinated adaptation of behavioral and autonomic outputs. Prof. Dr. Jens Brüning will visit the Max Planck in Freiburg on October 5th, 2017. In the Main Lecture Hall of the institute he will speak on “Inflammatory signaling in obesity and metabolic disease”. The talk starts at 1pm.