Congratulations to medac Research Award 2023

Congratulations to medac Research Award 2023

We are happy to congratulate the winners of the medac Research Award 2023 for their outstanding interdisciplinary collaboration, which has led to a publication in Science. The full article of the award ceremony can be found here. Image credit: Anna Schroll /...
Former Leibniz president Matthias Kleiner visited us

Former Leibniz president Matthias Kleiner visited us

On Tuesday, 20th February, we welcomed Prof. Dr. Matthias Kleiner in our group. As the former president of the Leibniz Association from 2014 to 2022, he made a major contribution to cooperative science, which characterises the more than 90 existing Leibniz institutes....
Second round of WSS colloquium

Second round of WSS colloquium

On Monday, 22nd January, we hosted the second Werner Siemens colloquium together with the Microbiome Sciences group of Christina Warinner from the MPI-EVA. Under the theme “Genomic Evolution of Microbial Functions: past to present” four distinguished...
Martin’s conference season 2023 ends in Singapore

Martin’s conference season 2023 ends in Singapore

In 2023, Martin attended several conferences with the financial support of the Joachim Herz Stiftung (JHS) add-on fellowship to convey our findings and new paleobiotechological framework to the research community:   In January, he gave a talk at the conference...
We welcome our new lab member Loic

We welcome our new lab member Loic

Loic Kemadjou Pienkep joined our group in December 2023 as student research assistant. He will support our team in the lab. Find out more at Loic’s profile...
We welcome our new lab member Daniela

We welcome our new lab member Daniela

Daniela Hildebrandt joined our group in December 2023 as technical assistant. She will support our laboratory work thanks to her many years of experience. Find out more at Dany’s profile...