Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie

Earth & Life
22. Juli 2021, 16:07
Research results, Scientific Publications

Characterized drugs show unexpected effects

When Alexander Flemming discovered a mould on a culture plate overgrown with bacteria in 1928, he did not expect to find one of the most widely...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
1. Juli 2021, 10:38
Research results, Scientific Publications

Manufacturing the core engine of cell division

A wonder of nature - As a human cell begins division, its 23 chromosomes duplicate into identical copies that remain joined at a region called...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
28. Juni 2021, 9:55
Research results, Scientific Publications

What Termites and Cells Have in Common

Nature is full of fascinating patterns. Plants show beautiful spiral growth, regularly arranged leaves and petals, animals impress us with their...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
24. März 2021, 21:16
Research results, Scientific Publications

Zooming in on Muscle Cells

Sarcomeres are small repeating subunits of myofibrils, the long cylinders that bundle together to make the muscle fibres. Inside the sarcomeres,...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
17. März 2021, 12:12
Miscellaneous scientific news/publications, Research results

Stimulating the Immune System to Fight Cancer

Our immune system is very successful when it comes to warding off viruses and bacteria. It also recognizes cancer cells as potential enemies and...  [mehr]