Rudolf-Virchow-Zentrum – Center for Integrative and Translational Bioimaging

 
Earth & Life
17. November 2020, 10:38
Scientific Publications

Speed control on the DNA

DNA damage that needs to be repaired and genes that need to be transcribed: the enzyme XPB, which is part of the TFIIH complex, is essential for...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
11. November 2020, 8:54
Scientific Publications

A damage foreseen is a danger avoided

For a cell to survive, it is extremely important that it can repair DNA damage, such as those caused by UV radiation or chemicals, quickly and...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
5. November 2020, 8:31
Scientific Publications

Bacteria under stress

If it starts to rain, this can be a dangerous situation for bacteria. Due to the decreasing salt concentrations in the environment, water flows...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
21. Oktober 2020, 9:07
Scientific Publications

It’s all about the right balance

Vital functions of the multicellular organisms, such as growth, development, and tissue regeneration, depend on the precisely controlled division...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
15. Oktober 2020, 11:30
Scientific Publications

Puzzle solved after 16 years

Cell division and transcription, i.e. the reading of genes, are among the most important tasks of a cell and are regulated very precisely, since...  [mehr]

 
 
Earth & Life
31. Juli 2020, 15:14
Miscellaneous scientific news/publications, Transfer of Science or Research

Touchable corona viruses

Viruses are tiny. They cannot be seen with the naked eye and they are even too small for optical microscopes, which makes it difficult to...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
23. Juni 2020, 9:42
Research results, Scientific Publications

Tracking down cryptic peptides

Almost all cells of the human body present fragments of cellular proteins on their surface, so-called human leukocyte antigens or HLA peptides,...  [mehr]