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Philosophy - Innovation - 21.01.2022

Innovation - Health - 20.01.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 19.01.2022
Fungal infections in Africa: no adequate treatment despite millions of affected patients
Together with an international team of experts, Professor Dr Oliver Cornely, head of the European Excellence Center for Invasive Fungal Infections at University Hospital Cologne, has conducted a study to investigate the current situation of clinical mycology - the treatment of fungal diseases - on the African continent, revealing significant deficits.

Life Sciences - Environment - 19.01.2022
Secret helpers in the underground
Secret helpers in the underground
Plants do not live alone, but are colonized by countless bacteria and fungi. Caroline Gutjahr, Professor of Plant Genetics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), will explain the positive influences exerted by some of these organisms on Monday, January 31, 2022.

Psychology - Social Sciences - 18.01.2022
How we understand causality
How we understand causality
German Research Foundation funds Reinhart Koselleck project in Cognitive Science at the University of Göttingen How people acquire and use knowledge about causal relationships is the focus of a new project at the Georg Elias Müller Institute of Psychology at the University of Göttingen.

Agronomy / Food Science - 17.01.2022

Mathematics - Astronomy / Space Science - 14.01.2022
Mathematicians from Münster University will be speaking at ICM 2022
Summer 2022 is looking good: Prof Gustav Holzegel and Prof Thomas Nikolaus, both members of the Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster, have been invited to talk about their research at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) being held in St Petersburg in July.

Computer Science - Health - 14.01.2022
New algorithm for classification of skin lesions
Dermatologists typically classify skin lesions based on multiple data sources. Algorithms that fuse the information together can support this classification. An international research team has now developed an algorithm that classifies skin lesions more accurately than previous algorithms by using an improved data fusion process.

Health - Life Sciences - 14.01.2022
Creative Through Movement
01/14/2022 Do we have our best ideas while walking? Indeed, but even small movements while sitting improve creativity, as two researchers have discovered. Movement helps us to think creatively. This insight is over 2000 years old - and already known to the philosophers in ancient Greece. However, what is the connection between movement and cognition from a scientific point of view?

Politics - 13.01.2022
Preserving northern Ethiopia's ancient cultural heritage
Preserving northern Ethiopia’s ancient cultural heritage
Research team from University of Jena and German Archaeological Institute working with Ethiopian partners to create cultural heritage register for northern Ethiopia A research team from Friedrich Sch

Pharmacology - Health - 13.01.2022

Health - Pharmacology - 13.01.2022
A spray to protect against lung damage from Covid-19
A spray to protect against lung damage from Covid-19
Rnatics, a startup at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), has created an RNA-based drug to prevent lung damage from infections as seen in serious Covid-19 cases.

Campus - Innovation - 13.01.2022

Computer Science - Chemistry - 12.01.2022
'We must learn to understand chemistry as data science'
’We must learn to understand chemistry as data science’
"Molecular Machine Learning" (MML) is a new branch of research with the potential to change chemical research.

Life Sciences - Health - 12.01.2022
EU funding for five research projects
EU funding for five research projects
How can signal paths in the brain be visualized? What role do local production networks play in globalization? How can synthetic enzymes catalyze new reactions? Five research projects at the Technica

Life Sciences - Career - 11.01.2022

Chemistry - Materials Science - 10.01.2022

Computer Science - Transport - 10.01.2022

Career - Health - 10.01.2022

Career - Research Management - 10.01.2022

Mechanical Engineering - 08.01.2022

Transport - Innovation - 06.01.2022
The decarbonization of long-haul transportation
The decarbonization of long-haul transportation
Researchers of the University of Münster publish study on the competitiveness of battery and fuel cell electric trucks in long-haul transportation To reach the United Nations' strategic goal of an emi

Materials Science - Innovation - 04.01.2022

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 04.01.2022
How plants respond to heat stress
How plants respond to heat stress
Plants, like other organisms, can be severely affected by heat stress. To increase their chances of survival, they activate the heat shock response, a molecular pathway also employed by human and animal cells for stress protection.

Health - Pharmacology - 03.01.2022

Campus - Psychology - 03.01.2022

Social Sciences - 29.12.2021
A new bridge-builder on Alter Steinweg
A new bridge-builder on Alter Steinweg
In the end, it all went very quickly.

Computer Science - Microtechnics - 22.12.2021
Robots collect underwater litter
Robots collect underwater litter
Removing litter from oceans and seas is a costly and time-consuming process. As part of a European cooperative project, a team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) is developing a robotic system that uses machine learning methods to locate and collect waste under water.

Physics - Event - 22.12.2021

Health - Innovation - 21.12.2021
Invisible virus protection for indoor spaces
Invisible virus protection for indoor spaces
Despite myriad precautionary measures, virus-contaminated aerosols still pose a serious problem indoors.

Computer Science - Astronomy / Space Science - 20.12.2021
UAP: SkyCAM Searches the Sky
UAP: SkyCAM Searches the Sky
/2021 A new camera system has gone into test operation at the University of Würzburg. It is designed to detect unidentified aerial phenomena using artificial intelligence methods. Time and again, people see strange luminous phenomena or other phenomena in the sky that they cannot explain. "Most of these observations concern known phenomena or objects such as birds, aircraft, satellites or clouds.

Health - Campus - 17.12.2021

Innovation - Health - 15.12.2021
New drone type transports life-saving defibrillator
New drone type transports life-saving defibrillator
For cardiac arrest victims, minutes can mean the difference between life and death. It's vital that medical emergency response teams get to them quickly, but in more remote, rural areas this can sometimes be difficult.

Health - Psychology - 15.12.2021
Masks Activate Corona Fear
Masks Activate Corona Fear
12/15/2021 Seeing masked people can activate pre-existing fear of coronavirus infection. A more positive image for masks could remedy the situation.

Environment - 15.12.2021
Benefits of cacao farms for birds and bats
Benefits of cacao farms for birds and bats
International research team led by G öttingen University finds cacao agroforestry around tropical dry forests improves biodiversity Cacao farms not only provide us with the pleasure of chocolate, but also offer potential advantages for biodiversity-friendly agriculture.

Psychology - 14.12.2021
Worldwide study on the individual use of Corona
Worldwide study on the individual use of Corona
The lives of millions of people worldwide have been profoundly changed by the COVID-19 pandemic. And all of us have found different ways of dealing with these changes. But how can such differences be explained? And which strategies for coping with the COVID-19 crisis are most beneficial to whom? The global scale "Coping with Corona" project (CoCo), organised by the the University of Münster, aims to answer these and other questions.

Health - 14.12.2021
HANSE Study at the MHH: Thanks to early detection, a patient with lung cancer is now on the path to recovery
HANSE Study at the MHH: Thanks to early detection, a patient with lung cancer is now on the path to recovery
,,I had no recognizable symptoms" 14.12.2021 Detecting lung cancer at an early stage: the HANSE Study, sponsored by the German Center for Lung Research (DZL) and the Lung Ambition Alliance, as the largest German early detection program, makes this its goal.

Health - Pharmacology - 14.12.2021
A medication against SARS-CoV-2
Vaccines against the SARS-CoV-2 virus have been made possible by an unprecedented worldwide partnership. But mediacations against Covid-19 have as yet seen only partial success. With the support of the Bavarian Research Foundation, a Munich research team has developed a protein which has reliably prevented infection by the virus and its variants in cell tests.

Physics - 14.12.2021
Nominated as 'Breakthrough of the Year'
Nominated as ’Breakthrough of the Year’
12/14/2021 The development of a topological laser network by a team of the Cluster of Excellence ct.qmat is among the top ten nominations for the "Breakthrough of the Year Award". On 24 September 2021, a paper appeared in the scientific journal Science that caused a sensation among experts. Israeli and German researchers from the Würzburg-Dresden Cluster of Excellence ct.qmat presented a new development: a highly effective network of surface-emitting lasers only the size of a grain of sand that act as a single laser.
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