Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg  
Life Sciences - May 14
05/14/2019 - Getting an accurate picture of the real-time transcriptional activity of a cell: This is the goal of a new research project at the University of Würzburg which is funded by the European Research Council. If you paid attention during biology lessons, you may remember that genetic information in human cells is contained in the cell nucleus as a DNA double helix.
Chemistry - May 10

The University of Würzburg plans to build a "Center of Polymers for Life". Rating the new project as excellent, the German Council of Science and Humanities has recommended its implementation.

Life Sciences - May 8
Life Sciences

How does the Venus flytrap count and calculate? This is what the Würzburg plant researcher Rainer Hedrich wants to find out.

Environment - Apr 26

04/26/2019 - The leaves of date palms can heat up to temperatures around 50 degrees Celsius. They survive thanks to a unique wax mixture that is essential for the existence in the desert.

Chemistry - Apr 4

Frank Würthner, Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Würzburg, receives a highly renowned prize: He is awarded the Adolf von Baeyer Medal.

Health - Apr 1

Professor Thomas Rudel receives a high-ranking award from the European Research Council. The microbiologist will receive 2.5 million euros for a new project to investigate pathogenic Chlamydia.

Physics - May 9

In collaboration with researchers from Harvard University, researchers from the University of Würzburg have made an important step on the road to topological quantum computers.

Event - Apr 30

On May 8, the Service Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning invites you to attend an English language "Gute-Lehre" talk and workshop on "Virtual Exchange for Education Innovation and Internationalisation at Home".

Environment - Apr 8

Diversity beats monotony: a colourful patchwork of small, differently used plots can bring advantages to agriculture and nature.

Health - Apr 3

A new international research group aims to develop new approaches to prevent and treat cytomegalovirus infection. Lars Dölken, a virology expert from Würzburg, is the research unit's spokesman. "Cytomegalovirus, beware of this new research group!" This could be the motto of a new research unit recently approved by the German Research Foundation (DFG).

Life Sciences - Mar 29
Life Sciences

03/29/2019 - Scientists at the University of Würzburg have discovered a new mechanism of gene transcription in tumor cells.

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