Exploring the molecular basis of heredity: ERC grant for Joao Matos

Group Leader Joao Matos, Credits: Max Kropitz for Max Perutz Labs

Group leader Joao Matos, who was recently recruited to the Perutz, has been awarded a prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant. The funding, a total of 2 million over 5 years, will help Joao and his team’s efforts to decipher the molecular controls that ensure a balanced exchange of genetic material during meiosis.