Max-Planck-Institut für Dynamik und Selbstorganisation

Earth & Life
15. November 2021, 16:52
Research results

More efficient together

It is known that, in biological systems, enzymes aggregate together in clusters which support the catalytic activity of these essential molecules....  [mehr]

 
 
Earth & Life
4. Oktober 2021, 12:07
Research results

Growing droplets in the matrix

In biology, proper regulation of the cell’s interior is crucial to ensure the function of biological processes. Yet, cells can be very complex...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
24. September 2021, 14:54
Research results

Guiding microbes along their path

The interdisciplinary field of active matter physics investigates the principles behind the behavior and self-organization of living organisms....  [mehr]

 
Interdisciplinary
18. August 2021, 17:07
Transfer of Science or Research

Bad air out, good air in

In view of the continuously rising number of infections and the simultaneous end of the summer vacations in many parts of Germany, the question...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
9. August 2021, 15:23
Research results, Scientific Publications

Cellular filaments keeping the pace

Cilia are filamentous, hair-like structures that can be found on nearly all cells of the human body. Depending on the tissue, they fulfill a...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
23. Juli 2021, 14:22
Research results, Scientific Publications

The memory of folds

The principle of folding is part of our everyday lives: When closing your hand or bending your arm, a crease is formed, causing the skin to make...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
23. Juli 2021, 10:14
Research results, Scientific Publications

Topology in biology

When can we say that a certain property of a system is robust? Intuitively, robustness implies that, even under the effect of external...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
13. April 2021, 10:01
Research results, Scientific Publications

A Novel Tunable Force in Electrolyte Solutions

Even from long distances, similar charges repel while opposite charges attract each other. This ‘action at a distance’ renders studying...  [mehr]