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06 Apr 2020

Transcription bridges gap between enhancer and promoter

Enhancers are crucial for regulating gene expression. Transcription of an active enhancer allows it to make physical contact with its target gene…
03 Apr 2020

Test, test, test – developing new assays for COVID-19 screening

A project proposed by a research consortium at the Vienna BioCenter has been accepted for funding by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF).
01 Apr 2020

HFSP grant to study fertilisation

Researchers from the lab of Andrea Pauli receive HFSP funding to study how sperm and egg interact during fertilisation from a biophysical perspective.
19 Mar 2020

IMP response to covid-19 (novel corona virus)

In face of the current covid-19 situation, the IMP has reduced its operations to a minimum with all non-essential staff working from home.
05 Mar 2020

7th Ubiquitin Symposium at the Vienna BioCenter

The 7th Ubiquitin Symposium will be held at the Vienna BioCenter on 14-15 May 2020. The program covers various areas in the ubiquitin field, ranging…
02 Mar 2020

Weintraub Award for Victoria Deneke

Victoria Deneke, a current postdoctoral scholar with Andrea Pauli, is a recipient of the 2020 Weintraub Award for her research as a PhD student at…
28 Feb 2020

Eileen Furlong to give Max Birnstiel Lecture

On 4 March 2020, Eileen Furlong (EMBL Heidelberg) will talk about “Genome regulation during developmental transitions: New views of old questions”
27 Feb 2020

IMP ranks third in ERC grant application success rates

The selection of projects to be funded by the European Research Council (ERC) is highly competitive and acceptance rates have become a key indicator…
19 Feb 2020

Marie Curie Fellowships for IMP postdocs

Three postdoctoral researchers of the IMP were awarded Marie Curie Fellowships: Laura Lorenzo Orts and Anastasia Chugunova, as well as Ulrich Hohmann,…
18 Feb 2020

Elly Tanaka receives the FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award 2020

IMP senior scientist Elly Tanaka was announced as this year's recipient of the FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award.