On 20 June 2022, the REsolution consortium held its second consortium meeting, which was the first one in person since the project started. The event took place at CeMM with 20 participants coming from different countries. The REsolution consortium is a public-private research partnership supported by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI), the European Union and EFPIA, with nine partners from academia and the pharmaceutical industry. With a duration of two years, the project aims at understanding how genetic variants in humans affect the function of cellular solute carrier transporters (SLCs).
REsolution scientists summarized the data…Read more
The research group of chemist Miriam Unterlass, CeMM Adjunct Principal Investigator and professor the University of Konstanz, succeeded in producing organic and inorganic substances in a single process using an environmentally friendly method.
The production of chemical substances normally requires environmentally harmful solvents. After the research group of Miriam Unterlass, professor of Solid State chemistry at the University of Konstanz and CeMM Adjunct Principal Investigator, produced organic substances without harmful substances for the first time by heating them in hot water, the researchers can now chalk up another success: Through…Read more
CeMM congratulates Principal Investigator Christoph Bock on being awarded the Erwin Schrödinger Award of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) for his pioneering achievements in the field of single-cell sequencing and epigenetics. The Erwin Schrödinger Award together with the Wilhelm Hartel Prize are the highest prizes awarded annually by the ÖAW.
Epigenetics have been one of the main interests of bioinformatician Christoph Bock’s biomedical research, he looks beyond DNA and the processes that control the activity and availability of the human genes. Christoph Bock, an expert in complex data analysis, conducts interdisciplinary research…Read more
On 1 June 2022, André Rendeiro joins CeMM, the Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, as new Principal Investigator. André Rendeiro will employ computational approaches to understand human aging from a molecular, cellular and tissue level to the individual and population scale. His group will contribute to expanding CeMM’s expertise in the field of spatial and computational biology.
André Rendeiro studied Cell and Molecular Biology in Portugal, Austria and Norway. He earned his PhD at CeMM in the group of Principal Investigator Christoph Bock, where he developed methods for high-throughput cellular…Read more
On 20-21 May 2022, CeMM hosted the Scientific Anniversary Symposium on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of our institute. The conference on “Molecular medicine from signal transduction to societal impact: A journey through challenging territories” included an exciting line-up of renowned speakers working in the field of molecular biology across Europe and overseas. During the two-day event, 300 participants from the international scientific community, academia, industry, CeMM Faculty, colleagues and alumni, as well as other partner institutes and collaborators gathered at the House of Industry to discuss science, the development of new…Read more
On 9 May 2022, CeMM hosted the 15th Landsteiner Lecture with keynote speaker Wendell Lim, Professor and Chair of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology at the University of California San Francisco (USA), and Director of the Nanomedicine Development Center and the Synthetic Biology Engineering Research Center.
The event opened with the first piece of the famous set “3 Old Viennese Dances”, composed by Austrian-American violinist Fritz Kreisler, and performed by the musicians Kirill Kobanschenko, first violinist with the Philharmonic Orchestra, Florian Eggner, a cellist who plays in all the major houses, and Aurore Nozomi -…Read more
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At CeMM, we are constantly evolving and growing, always striving to improve ourselves and our research in line with the latest scientific research discoveries. With a modern and fresh new look, and a dedicated claim, we wish to take up the new challenges of our time and continue our path of medical innovation and discovery.
After 15 years of pioneering work, we want to see our achievements, our constant development, our innovations in medicine also in our corporate identity. Our institute aims at achieving maximum scientific innovation in molecular medicine with a focus on societally important diseases. We are unveiling a new corporate…Read more
After two years of pandemic, CeMM had the chance again to organize in person its annual Scientific Recess, from 4 to 6 April 2022, in Windischgarsten, a beautiful location surrounded by nature in Upper Austria. This year’s main goal was to offer a space for CeMM colleagues to reconnect with one another and find out more about their research work. Following all health and safety measures, a group of 60 colleagues representing all CeMM groups and adjunct groups came together to discuss new projects and scientific topics relevant to the institute, and further strengthen collaboration and cooperation among the different laboratories at CeMM.
CeMM strongly condemns the invasion of Ukraine and wholeheartedly wishes to express solidarity with the Ukrainian people in these difficult times. Together with the Austrian Academy of Sciences and our partners in the EU-LIFE alliance, we would like to support the scientific community in Ukraine.
CeMM supports the following initiatives for scientists from Ukraine:
- EMBO's Solidarity with Ukraine: A list of life scientists across Europe and beyond offering to host Ukrainian researchers in their labs.
- Science for Ukraine: Platforms offering to host Ukrainian researchers in labs across Europe and beyond. CeMM offers up to five fully funded…