Institute of Science and Technology Austria

 
Earth & Life
1. Dezember 2020, 17:00
Research results

Plants on Aspirin

When pathogens enter a plant, infected cells set off an alarm before they die. They discharge methylsalicylic acid, which is later transformed...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
17. November 2020, 17:00
Research results

Relaxing cell divisions

During cell division, a parent cell divides into two daughter cells. Their new role and function depend on the orientation of the division plane....  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
29. Oktober 2020, 20:00
Research results

Molecular compass for cell orientation

The human body uses veins and blood to transport nutrients and oxygen throughout the body. Plants use a similar approach, the vascular systems....  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
15. Oktober 2020, 17:00
Research results

Remembering Novelty

Imagine going to a café you have never been to. You will remember this new environment, but when you visit it again and again fewer new memories...  [mehr]

 
 
Earth & Life
1. Oktober 2020, 20:00
Research results

Sticking together

Adhesion, the missing piece - Going from the ventral to the dorsal side, the neural tube, the precursor to the central nervous system, is...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
28. September 2020, 17:00
Research results

Wound-healing Waves

Many cells in our bodies are on the move and somehow seem to “know” where to go. But how do they learn the location of their destination? This...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
28. September 2020, 14:42
Research results

Mystery of giant proton pump solved

Complex I is the first enzyme in the respiratory chain, a series of protein complexes in the inner mitochondrial membrane. The respiratory chain...  [mehr]