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    of Molecular Biotechnology!

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February 18, 2015 Press Releases

Brain model in the Top Ten

The technology to grow three dimensional brain structures from human stem cells, has been named a top ten technology of the „MIT technology review“.

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February 02, 2015

Obituary for Prof. Carl Djerassi

With great sadness we have to announce that Carl Djerassi has passed away. He was a great friend and supporter of our Institute as a member of our Fundraising board and close...

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December 05, 2014 Press Releases

Josef Penninger and Barry Dickson receive Awards of the City of Vienna

On 3rd of December 2014, City Councillor Andreas Mailath-Pokorny presented this year’s Awards of the City of Vienna. Among the awardees are two scientists from the Vienna...

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November 25, 2014 Press Releases Scientific News

Tremendous progress in the development of skin stem cell treatments for butterfly children

Scientists at IMBA – Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna have made a major advancement towards a future therapy for butterfly...

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November 13, 2014

Group Leader Search

We invite applications for two fully funded group leader positions at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (IMBA). We will consider...

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November 10, 2014

VBC PhD Awards 2014

Each year, the Vienna Biocenter (VBC) PhD Awards, which are initiated by Renée Schroeder from MFPL and supported by the research institutes involved in postgraduate education at...

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October 02, 2014

Kirsten Peter Rabitsch Award 2014 goes to Elif Eroglu

On October 2, leading up to the second day of the annual “IMP-IMBA Recess”, this year’s Kirsten Peter Rabitsch Award was presented to Elif Eroglu, a former PhD-Student at the...

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September 29, 2014 Scientific Meetings & Courses

The VBC PhD 2015 Winter Call is open!

Are you excited about doing Science? Are you interested in doing a PhD in Life Sciences? Then apply now to the VBC PhD Programme! At the VBC you will find the support you need to...

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August 22, 2014 Press Releases Scientific News

Cause of congenital immunodeficiency in children identified

Scientists at the IMBA – Institute of Molecular Biotechnology at the Austrian Academy of Sciences have succeeded in simulating congenital immunodeficiency syndrome in mice and...

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August 18, 2014 Press Releases Scientific News

Stem cells go on a diet

In the up-to-the-minute field of stem cell research, researchers at the IMBA – Institute of Molecular Biotechnology at the Austrian Academy of Sciences – are causing a stir with...

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August 14, 2014 Scientific News

Publication highlight in Nature Genetics

Leonie Ringrose's group has shown that an epigenetic regulatory DNA element switches its function reversibly between activation and silencing, by switching the strand of its non...

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June 25, 2014

Martin Moder wins European Science Slam finale in Copenhagen

Martin Moder, microbiologist in the group of Jürgen Knoblich, has won the European Science Slam finale held by the Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF) in Copenhagen. Watch his slam about...

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2015-03-02 12:30:00
IMP Lecture Hall
Monday Seminar
FITZ Johanna (Pavri)
KRESLAVSKIY Taras (Busslinger)
SKORA Susanne (Zimmer)

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