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Francisco Balzarotti wins 2024 Frontiers of Science Award

IMP Group Leader Francisco Balzarotti was awarded a 2024 Frontiers of Science Award for his pioneering postdoctoral work on super-resolution…

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EMBO Membership: Silvia Bulgheresi and Ulrich Technau from the Faculty of Life Sciences @UBB newly elected members

In EMBO's 60th anniversary year, 100 new Members and 20 Associate Members from 37 countries and territories join the community. The EMBO Membership…

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Three new FWF funded projects at the Faculty of Life Sciences @UBB

Grigory Genikhovich, Sylvia Kirchengast and Gerhard Weber have received new funding from the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). In their respective…

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ORFtag: innovative method to tag and study proteins in cells

In a collaborative effort drawing from scientists across the Vienna BioCenter, researchers from the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP),…

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Two prestigious postdoc fellowships for Kevin Sabath

Kevin Sabath, postdoctoral researcher in the labs of Alexander Stark and Clemens Plaschka, was awarded two prestigious accolades: an EMBO Postdoc…

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DOC Fellowship for David Hollaus

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) has awarded one of its competitive DOC Fellowships to David Hollaus, PhD student at the lab of Moritz Gaidt at…

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Two Negatives make a Positive

Antagonists that are themselves antagonized play a common regulatory role in molecular biology. Peter Schlögelhofer, along with first author Ignacio…

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Valneva Receives Marketing Authorization in Europe for the World’s First Chikungunya Vaccine, IXCHIQ®

Valneva announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization in Europe for Valneva’s single-dose vaccine, IXCHIQ®, for the…

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Clemens Plaschka receives 2024 Eppendorf Award

IMP Group Leader Clemens Plaschka received the 2024 Eppendorf Award for Young Investigators in recognition of his groundbreaking research on the…

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Finding Needles in Haystacks: The FACS Facility

The Perutz has a range of cutting-edge scientific facilities designed to support its research groups. Among these, the BioOptics Fluorescence…

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Unlocking the disassembly of a molecular editor

Researchers led by Clemens Plaschka at the IMP, were able to visualise the disassembly of the spliceosome at unprecedented detail, revealing that…

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Damage Control: Targeting Mitochondria

Deficiency in mitophagy, a process by which damaged mitochondria are selectively degraded to maintain cellular health and homeostasis, is a hallmark…

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