Mainz University welcomes leading researchers and bestows the 2019 Gutenberg Research Award

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Annual celebration of the Gutenberg Research College / Public lectures by Corine Defrance in Mainz ...

Astroparticle physicists observe longest half-life ever directly measured

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Detector for dark matter search provides impressive measurement results / Publication in Nature ...

Driving chemical reactions with light

Chemical nature of surface molecules influences plasmon responses of metal nanoparticles ...

The power of randomization: Magnetic skyrmions for novel computer technology

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First steps towards a practical application for magnetic skyrmions ...

2019 Gutenberg Research Award for Corine Defrance

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Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz honors outstanding French historian ...

Designer organelles in cells produce synthetic proteins

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Scientists create membraneless organelles to build proteins in living cells / Incorporation of synthetic amino acids allows completely new chemical functionality ...

Rhine-Main Universities undertake research into transport processes in the tropopause

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RMU Initiative Funding for Research to finance joint meteorology and climate science project of the Rhine-Main Universities ...

Professor Ugur Sahin receives German Cancer Award 2019

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Prestigious award for Mainz cancer scientist ...

Old age care crisis in Germany: Are migrant care workers a suitable solution for state and families?

Completion of a three-year research project comparing long-term care of the elderly in Germany and the Netherlands / International conference on the long-term care crisis ...

Arms race between ant societies: Gene activity in defenders depends on invading slavemaking ants

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Defenders' behavior and brain gene activity reflects origin of attacking slavemakers ...

Honeybees' waggle dance no longer useful in some cultivated landscapes

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Social communication in bee colonies: Bees learn to evaluate the importance of information shared by waggle dances ...

New therapeutic approach to combat African sleeping sickness

Small inhibitor molecule inhibits parasitic enzyme / Novel concept could also be employed in the future rational design of drugs for the treatment of other diseases ...

Physicists analyze the rotational dynamics of galaxies and the influence of the mass of the photon

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Could the effect of photon mass on the gaseous components in galaxies be as strong as that of dark matter? ...

World's largest study confirms treatment success in minimally invasive Mitral Valve Surgery

Despite rapidly increasing intervention rates, the complication rate remains consistently low ...

New RMU project in the field of artificial intelligence and deep learning

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Rhine-Main Universities Initiative Funding for Research supports the innovative DeCoDeML network of the universities of Mainz, Darmstadt, and Frankfurt ...

Dietary nanoparticulates impact gut microbiome

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Mainz University Medical Center uncovers new insights into the effects of food nanoparticles on the intestinal flora ...

New therapeutic concept controls pathogenic T cells relevant in multiple sclerosis

Scientists at the Mainz University Medical Center have discovered the potential of a typhoid vaccine for treatment of the autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis (MS) ...

Plant phytolith and water content influence rate of tooth enamel abrasion in vertebrates

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Scientists can reconstruct the feeding behavior and habitats of extinct vertebrates ...