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Novel technology to decipher secret ubiquitin code

The novel technology developed by the team around Koraljka Husnjak from Goethe University enables the systematic analysis of linear ubiquitination targets. 

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Ehrlich and Darmstaedter Prize 2017

The winners are: Patrick Moore, Yuan Chang and Volker Bussmann

Scientists looking for new tumor viruses have to keep an eye out for the virus genes rather than the viral particles. This year's winners of the Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize, Yuan Chang and Patrick Moore, were twice successful with this strategy. And the Prize for Young Researchers 2017 goes to Volker Busskamp for his application-oriented neurobiological research.

Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize 2017

Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize for Young Researchers 2017

Sports Medicine

Physical exercise helps during chemo

Walking or jogging helps patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancer to cope better with the side effects of chemotherapy. This has now been shown by a study conducted at the Department of Sports Medicine.

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New study about bringing up children with ADHD

A research group has found out: Household chaos makes bringing up children with ADHD more difficult.

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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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