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Entry from: 01.02.2017  
Category: News, Press Releases

Gamma oscillations coordinate food seeking

Seeking of food is a crucial survival instinct. However, until recently, little was known about how brain regulates this behavior. Scientists at the Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP) and NeuroCure Cluster of Excellence in Berlin discovered a (...)[more]

Entry from: 05.01.2017  
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Explaining memory on the molecular level - Reinhart-Koselleck project for Volker Haucke

The molecular pharmacologist and biochemist Volker Haucke has been granted funding in the Koselleck programme of the DFG for highly innovative research into the mechanisms of neuronal communication[more]

Entry from: 21.12.2016  
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New compound eases neuropathic pain from light touch

Study in mice identifies an agent that tunes-down ion channel responsible for mechanical hypersensitivity. The slightest touch can evoke intense pain in patients suffering from nerve injuries or conditions such as diabetic neuropathy. A team of researchers of (...)[more]

Entry from: 20.10.2016  
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New approach for Parkinson's diagnosis with “flux compensator” in the tradition of the Campus Berlin-Buch

A new project for the early detection of Parkinson's disease with strongly magnetized xenon gas has been initiated at FMP. The team led by physicist Leif Schröder has received a three-year grant from the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. This (...)[more]

Entry from: 14.10.2016  
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Cell signalling and protein phosphorylation: a new type of ‘switch’

Scientists from the Francis Crick Institute and the Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie have turned the field of protein phosporylation on its head by showing that phosphorylation of multiple protein sites by the same enzyme does not, as previously (...)[more]

Entry from: 04.10.2016  
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Research on autophagy: Nobel Prize in Medicine for Yoshinori Ohsumi

Yoshinori Ohsumi will receive the nobel prize in medicine for the discovery of the autophagy mechanism. Volker Haucke has been interviewed as an expert: [more]

Entry from: 13.09.2016  
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Neue Methoden für die Proteinforschung

Zelluläre Prozesse werden durch Phosphorylierungen an Proteinen beeinflusst - Fehler hierbei können zu verschiedenen Krankheiten wie Krebs oder Alzheimer führen. Um diese grundlegenden Mechanismen studieren zu können, helfen jetzt neue Methoden, entwickelt in den (...)[more]

Entry from: 24.08.2016  
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Atomic structures of proteins elucidated: Biophysicist Adam Lange awarded the ICMRBS Founders' Medal

He has developed methods to visualise the complex architectures of proteins in atomic resolution using solid-state NMR. For this pioneering elucidation work, Prof. Adam Lange of the Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie Berlin (FMP) has now been awarded (...)[more]

Entry from: 15.08.2016  
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Rapid reaction thanks to "precision protein"

Scientists from the Freie Universität, Charité and Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie gain new insights into the communication between nerve cells[more]

Entry from: 02.08.2016  
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Medical diagnosis of the future: Reinhart Koselleck Project for Leif Schröder

The physicist Leif Schröder has been granted funding totalling 1.525 million euros in the Koselleck programme of the DFG for highly innovative research into the detection of tumours[more]


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