The challenges of modern interdisciplinary medical research

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The increasing complexity of medical science poses significant challenges to medical education, leading to a growing gap between medical researchers and treating practitioners.

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Figure 1: The graduate program of the Berlin-Brandenburg School for Regenerative Therapies (BSRT) consists of a three-year program and binds together individual tracks for medical doctors, biologists, biochemists, physicists, engineers and chemists in a joint program on regenerative medicine.

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von Roth, P., Canny, B., Volk, H. et al. The challenges of modern interdisciplinary medical research. Nat Biotechnol 29, 1145–1148 (2011) doi:10.1038/nbt.2062

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