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Chemist Laura Hartmann becomes professor at the University of Freiburg

Chemist Laura Hartmann becomes professor at the University of Freiburg

European Research Council (ERC) supports research into recreating the glycocalyx, the coating of sugars that surrounds human cells

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteria produce a molecule that paralyzes immune system cells

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteria produce a molecule that paralyzes immune system cells

Researchers from Freiburg and Strasbourg have discovered a strong immunological effect of the molecule LecB - and a way to prevent it.

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Mulching time of forest meadows influences insect diversity

Researchers at the University of Freiburg have examined how mulching at different times affects insect flower-visitors and larvae

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Steel Was Already Used in Europe 2900 Years Ago

Steel Was Already Used in Europe 2900 Years Ago

Team headed by Freiburg researcher has discovered earliest use of steel in Europe – on Iberian stone stelae from the Final Bronze Age

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Minister of Science Visits University of Freiburg

Minister of Science Visits University of Freiburg

Petra Olschowski learns about sustainability in research and day-to-day operations

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Lianhuanhua – Chinese Comics as a Specific Cultural Form

Lianhuanhua – Chinese Comics as a Specific Cultural Form

University of Freiburg Sinologist Lena Henningsen receives Consolidator Grant from European Research Council (ERC)

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Motile Sperm and Frequent Abortions in Spreading Earthmoss

Motile Sperm and Frequent Abortions in Spreading Earthmoss

Freiburg researchers discover that sperm motility and anchoring of the spore capsule in the spreading earthmoss Physcomitrella are influenced by the auxin transporter PINC.

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Evolutionary Tuning of a Cellular “Powerhouse”

Evolutionary Tuning of a Cellular “Powerhouse”

Researchers in Freiburg and Bonn provide the first comprehensive mapping of the protein machineries in the mitochondria, the powerhouses of the cell

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Actin affects the spread of cancer in several ways

The transport of molecules along the cell’s skeleton plays a role in cancer metastasis, Freiburg researchers show

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Sugar-based inhibitors disarm the pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Sugar-based inhibitors disarm the pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Researchers from University Freiburg develop promising active ingredient to combat multi-resistant bacteria.

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Newly discovered surface structures may affect immune function

Newly discovered surface structures may affect immune function

Freiburg researchers describe a ridge network on the membrane of B lymphocytes for the first time

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Formation of pores in mitochondrial membrane elucidated

Formation of pores in mitochondrial membrane elucidated

Study by a team of researchers from Freiburg and Kyoto investigates formation of beta-barrel membrane proteins that make up the pores

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Innovation Campus Sustainability included in state budget

The state parliament of Baden-Württemberg will provide funding in the 2023/2024 budget for the joint project “Transformations for Urban Regions of the Future: Climate Protection, Resource Efficiency and Well-Being” from the University of Freiburg and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

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Holiday opening hours

The University buildings and the University Library will not be open for several days

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