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Studying remotely

Teaching at the University of Vienna will take place in the form of remote learning for the entire summer semester. We are working on solutions for courses that absolutely require attendance as well as for necessary written exams.

18.09.2020 | [more]

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Remote learning for the summer semester 2020

Teaching at the University of Vienna will take place in the form of remote learning for the entire summer semester 2020. Here you'll find information for (prospective) students, teachers and other employees.

18.09.2020 | [more]

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Investigating Parkinson's through the lens of autophagy

The Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s Initiative has awarded a grant to Sascha Martens' group. The project is endowed with USD 7.000.000 and will reveal the mechanisms of mitophagy and its involvement in Parkinson's Disease.

18.09.2020 | [more]

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The ESI Medal for the year 2020 is awarded to Anton Alekseev

The Medal of the Erwin Schrödinger Institute for Mathematics and Physics for the year 2020 is awarded to Anton Alekseev from the University of Geneva. The award ceremony will take place on September 24.

18.09.2020 | [more]

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Mineral undergoes self-healing of irradiation damage

Monazite heals itself from existing radiation damage. A team led by Lutz Nasdala, Institute of Mineralogy and Crystallography, University of Vienna, conducted study that has unravelled the causes of the self-healing of monazite....

14.09.2020 | [more]

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Leather-like materials from fungi

Producing leather-like materials from fungi

Leather substitutes derived from fungi are considered to be an environmentally friendly alternative. Alexander Bismarck and Mitchell Jones from the University of Vienna demonstrate the potential of these sustainable fabrics.

08.09.2020 | [more]

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An Atg9 vesicle serves as a platform for the recruitment of the autophagic machinery.

Autophagy: the beginning of the end

Autophagy is an essential process that isolates and recycles cellular components under conditions of stress or when resources are limited. Scientists reveal key steps in the formation of the recycling centers of the cell.

04.09.2020 | [more]

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