Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Press Releases

- Moss well invested

Contract between Freiburg Biobank of Plant Biotechnology and Greenovation Biotech GmbH

- Biological Model for Industrial Fertilizer

Benefit for agriculture: Team of researchers led by Prof. Dr. Oliver Einsle identifies the core of the FeMo Cofactor. Their new findings have now been published in the current issue of the scientific journal Science.

- Adjusting to high temperatures

Researchers at the University of Freiburg working with BIOSS Member Prof. Dr. Oliver Einsle have discovered a multifunctional enzyme in the metabolism: Publication in Nature

- Insight into the Architecture of Life

Publication in Developmental Cell: Freiburg researchers working with Dr. Martin van der Laan and Prof. Bettina Warscheid of BIOSS discover supporting pillars of the structure of cellular power plants.

- Plants know how to avoid shade

Researchers from the University of Freiburg demonstrate in the journal CELL how plants shift the action peak of a light receptor from red to far red, allowing them to grow in the shade of other plants.

- When sugar damages kidneys

New hope for diabetes patients with kidney disease. By researchers from BIOSS and the University Medical Center Freiburg