May. 06, 2015News
Peter Hennicke and Beate Weber-Schuerholz have been awarded "The Gothenburg Award for Sustainable Development 2015"
Sep. 22, 2014Webcast
Thomas Bosch presents in this video the paper "How do environmental factors influence life cycles and development? An experimental framework for early diverging metazoans" published in the journal Bioessays.
May. 23, 2013Science
Biomimetic Engineering: "Learning from nature" - this fundamental idea has been followed by scientists, inventors and engineers for a long time. Within 3.8 billion years of evolution nature has developed a huge number of solutions, which ...
Nov. 06, 2012News
The 1000 Genomes Project presents a map of normal human genetic variation - everything from tiny changes in the genetic code to major alterations in our chromosomes. In a DNA version of ‘spot-the-difference', EMBL scientists and their ...
Sep. 28, 2012News
New research methods reveal that babies and young children learn by rationally testing hypotheses, analyzing statistics and doing experiments much as scientists do.
Sep. 27, 2012News
A small African mammal with an unusual ability to regrow damaged tissues could inspire new research in regenerative medicine, a University of Florida study finds.
Jun. 06, 2012News
The human sense of smell is normally much worse than that of other animals, researchers from the Karolinska Institutet might have found an explanation for this. Their research shows that the human olfactory bulb - a structure in the brain ...
Jun. 05, 2012Webcast
The EMBL in Heidelberg, Germany, released a video by U.Krzich, which shows a fruit fly embryo from when it was about two-and-a-half hours old until it walked away from the microscope as a larva, 20 hours later.
Mar. 30, 2012News
Max-Planck Institute of Immunology and Epigenetics in Freiburg, Germany, scientists at this Institute showed that four signalling substances control the transformation of T cells.
Jan. 12, 2012News
A hotter home appears to produce babies with better cognitive abilities - but before you turn up the home heater to make your baby brainier, the research was conducted on the Australian lizard Bassiana duperreyi by researchers from the ...
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