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Holocaust Professorship

Sybille Steinbacher introduced by Minister Rhein

Boris Rhein, Minister for Science and the Arts, today introduced the holder of Germany’s first chair for research on the history and impact of the Holocaust, Professor Sybille Steinbacher, and welcomed her to her new post.

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Biochemistry

How cells combat Salmonella

A team around Ivan Dikic and Mike Heilemann discovers an inflammatory signaling platform which may lead to novel antibiotic therapies.

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Chemistry

Molecular libraries for organic light-emitting diodes

Organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) are promising candidates for flexible flat displays. By means of a screening process developed by chemists at Goethe University Frankfurt, it is now possible to identify more quickly lead structures with superior luminescence and charge-transport properties.

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ERC Grants

EU funds research on biofuels and infectious diseases

Goethe University Frankfurt secures two ERC Advanced Investigator Grants. Biochemist and physician Professor Ivan Dikic and microbiologist Professor Volker Müller are very honoured that their pioneering research projects have been selected for this substantial financial support.

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Theoretical Physics

Measuring the shadow of the black hole

As part of the collaboration "BlackHoleCam" the research group of Prof. Luciano Rezzolla of Goethe University Frankfurt contributes to the international Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration.

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Giersch Museum

Abstraction in the 1950s

Giersch Museum’s new exhibition "Free at Last" is a tribute to the artistic diversity of that decade.

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