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IMP-Researcher Johannes Zuber Wins German Cancer Prize

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Johannes Zuber, group leader at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) in Vienna, received the German Cancer Prize 2016 in the category of experimental cancer research.
25-Mar-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Important Regulator of Immune System Decoded

Plasma cells play a key role in our immune system. Now scientists at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) in Vienna, Austria, and at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI) in Melbourne, Australia, succeeded in characterizing a...
19-Jan-2016 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Memory Loss Enables the Production of Stem Cells

In a study published in this week’s edition of NATURE, scientists from the Research Institutes of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA) and Molecular Pathology (IMP) in Vienna and from the Harvard Medical School in Boston have identified a long-sought...
9-Dec-2015 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Vienna Neuroscientists Decode the Brain Activity of the Worm

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Scientists at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) show for the first time a direct link between neural activity across an animal‘s entire brain and behavior.
25-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Always One Step Ahead of Cancer Cells

BRD4 inhibitors are among the most promising new agents in cancer therapy that are currently evaluated in clinical trials. In a study published in NATURE, a team of researchers at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) and Boehringer...
15-Sep-2015 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Cohesin: A Cherry-Shaped Molecule Safeguards Cell-Division

The cohesin molecule ensures the proper distribution of DNA during cell division. Scientists at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) in Vienna can now prove the concept of its carabiner-like function by visualizing for the first time...
21-Nov-2014 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Moonwalker Flies Backing Up

The team of Barry Dickson, former scientific director of the IMP, managed to isolate “moonwalker flies” in a high-throughput screen. Screening a large collection of fruit flies, the scientists found specimens that seemed locked in reverse gear....
3-Apr-2014 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Defect in Ikaros Gene Mimics Human B Cell Leukemia

Meinrad Busslinger and colleagues from the IMP in Vienna find dramatic effects of a mutation in the Ikaros gene during early development of immune cells.
10-Feb-2014 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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