Press Releases

The YAP protein of the Hippo pathway is a necessary and sufficient factor for the expansion of the neocortex.

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Newly discovered physical force contributes to proper development of the red flour beetle

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Shape of neural progenitor cells influences brain size

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A gene, found only in humans and active in the cerebral cortex, can enlarge the ferret brain

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Researchers develop a method to overcome the limitations of microscopes

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New protein analysis method uncovers prehistoric fish recipe

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Max Planck researchers reveal the nano-structure of molecular trains and the reason for smooth transport in cellular antennas.

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Researchers show that membraneless microdroplets are a great place for RNA concentration and activity to enable the origin of life.

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Max Planck Society supports projects for high quality reference genomes

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Highest award of the Free State of Saxony for the successful development of Dresden as a location for science

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