Claudia Keller Valsecchi awarded the Sibylle Kalkhof-Rose University Prize

The prize recognises her work on sex chromosomes and the mechanisms of gene dosage compensation. [more]


A new way to measure ageing and disease risk with the protein aggregation clock

Check out the new article from Dorothee Dormann and Edward Lemke in Nature Cell Biology! [more]


BreakTag opens the way for precise, predictable & personalised genome editing

Check out the Roukos lab's new Nature Biotechnology paper here! [more]


Stamatis Papathanasiou awarded an ERC Starting Grant

Congratulations to Stamatis! The grant funds his work on how mitotic errors cause persistent chromatin alterations that contribute to ageing and cancer. [more]


The 2024 IPP and ISS calls are now open!

Click here to apply to our International PhD Programme or International Summer School! [more]


Roopesh Anand joins IMB as a Group Leader

Roopesh studies the mechanisms underlying homology-directed repair of DNA double-strand breaks, which are often impaired in cancer and accelerated ageing. [more]


Registration is now OPEN!

Register now for the Annual Meeting of the German Association for Aging Research on 27-28 June! [more]


Julian König joins the prestigious Heisenberg Programme

Julian studies posttranscriptional gene regulation and how this is disrupted in disease and ageing. [more]


Katharina Papsdorf joins IMB as a Group Leader

Katharina's lab looks at how lipids drive cellular changes that affect ageing and longevity. [more]


Scientists create a molecular toolbox for cracking protein postcodes

Check out the Ulrich lab's new Molecular Cell paper here [more]


Dorothee Dormann awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant

Congratulations to Dorothee! [more]


Stamatis Papathanasiou awarded the Rising Star Award

Congratulations to Stamatis! [more]


Sina Wittmann joins IMB as a Group Leader

Meet our newest group leader [more]