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May 20, 2015 Press Releases Scientific News

New EMBO member: IMBA group leader Javier Martinez

The news was spread today: Javier Martinez, scientist at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), was selected as a new member of the European Molecular Biology...

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May 15, 2015 Press Releases Scientific News

Of small RNAs, gigabytes of sequences and the precious genome of the germline

Scattered throughout the genomes of plants, fungi, and animals are stretches of DNA called transposable elements, which can translocate from one genomic place to another. As these...

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May 11, 2015 Press Releases Scientific Meetings & Courses

Hotspot Vienna – Research conference on RNA interference

The “10th Microsymposium on small RNAs” took place last week at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, bringing together the leading...

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April 28, 2015

Introduction to the AIL

Angewandte Innovation Laboratory With the establishment of the Angewandte Innovation Laboratory (AIL) the University of Applied Arts Vienna seized the idea of the 19th century...

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April 22, 2015 Scientific News

Stefan Ameres elected into the “Young Academy” of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

IMBA Group Leader Stefan Ameres is among the seven new members of the ÖAW’s Young Academy who have been appointed in this year’s election meeting.

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March 26, 2015 Press Releases Scientific News

Innovative insights into the cell

With the Life Sciences Call "Innovative biological and biomedical applications of novel imaging technologies" of the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF), the city of Vienna...

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March 04, 2015 Scientific News

Atomic-accuracy models

In a recent article, published in Nature Methods, a procedure is presented to model accurate atomic structures based on cryo-electron microscopy.

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March 02, 2015 Scientific Meetings & Courses

VBC PhD Summer Call 2015

Apply now to the new PhD programme.

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Next Seminar

2015-05-27 14:30:00
Lecture hall B, VBC 5
Parametric design of alpha-helical barrels and pore-like assemblies with very high thermodynamic stabilities
Gustav Oberdorfer
University of Washington, Molecular Engineering and Sciences

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