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24 Oct 2019

Essential biochemical process driven by alternative cellular fuel discovered

An international team of scientists including members of the Peters lab at the IMP have discovered a novel biochemical process that is based on an…

14 Oct 2019

25th anniversary at Vienna BioCenter PhD Student Symposium

Every year, students make a great effort to organise the "Vienna BioCenter PhD Programme Symposium". There, leading scientists present their latest…

10 Oct 2019

Bing Ren to give Max Birnstiel Lecture

The Max Birnstiel Lecture ‘Decrypting the Noncoding Genome’ will be given on Wednesday, 16 October 2019.

03 Oct 2019

Striking a balance: a mechanism to control autoimmunity

The immune system relies on B cells and their ability to make antibodies against an extremely broad range of pathogens. This broad responsiveness…

02 Oct 2019

Kirsten Peter Rabitsch Award 2019

The second day of the IMP-IMBA Recess was kicked off by the presentation of the Kirsten Peter Rabitsch Award to IMBA alumna Julia Batki.

17 Sep 2019

PhD Award for Harris Kaplan

The IMP alumnus who graduated from the lab of Manuel Zimmer was honoured for his doctoral research on neuronal dynamics in C. elegans worms.

16 Sep 2019

International Birnstiel Award for three outstanding young scientists

Emily Bayer of Columbia University, Mohamed El-Brolosy of the Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research, and Justin Silpe of Princeton…

10 Sep 2019

ERC funds to help predict drug responses

An ERC Proof of Concept Grant has been awarded to IMP Group Leader Johannes Zuber. The funds will be used towards the development of a diagnostic…

09 Sep 2019

Dan Finley to give Max Birnstiel Lecture

The Max Birnstiel Lecture 'Global Remodeling of the Proteome' will be given on Wednesday, 18 September 2019.

03 Sep 2019

Incoming IMP scientist Francisco Balzarotti receives ERC Grant

Francisco Balzarotti will join the IMP as Group Leader in January 2020. He will use funds from a recently awarded ERC Starting Grant to develop a…