Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Press Releases

- Stem cell switch on the move

Biologists from the University of Freiburg demonstrate how signals in plant roots determine the activity of stem cells

- From moss to mouse

University of Freiburg to cooperate with a biopharmaceutical company on therapy for kidney diseases

- Sugar for synthetic cells

Biologists from University of Freiburg involved in collaborative project SynGlycTis which receives 19 million euros in funding

- Less sulfite in wine

Researchers from the University of Freiburg clarify structure and function of new enzyme that reduces sulfite even faster

- Energy for cell division

Freiburg biochemists discover a signaling path that links energy conversion and cell division

- Nano ruffles in brain matter

Freiburg researchers decipher the role of nanostructures around brain cells in central nervous system function.

- Fertilizer and fuel

BIOSS researchers elucidate how a nitrogen-fixing enzyme also produces hydrocarbons.