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The acceleration of the CRISPR/Cas technology and all its potential applications have created a media hype that the general public is confronted with. (read more)

Boris Görke and his group at the Max Perutz Labs Vienna have revealed the mechanisms of a multifunctional sRNA‐binding protein that dynamically regulates the synthesis of an important precursor of the bacterial cell envelope. Their finidings are now published in the EMBO Journal: (read more)


Congratulations to Stefan Ameres at IMBA for receiving the prestigious European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant worth 2 million Euros! It’s the third ERC grant for Stefan Ameres after having been awarded  the ERC Starting Grant in 2013 and the ERC Proof of Concept Grant in 2018. (read more)

A consortium of RNA researchers led by Michael Jantsch (MedUni Vienna) has been awarded one of the prestigious Special Research Program grants (SFB) of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF): “RNA-DECO – decorating RNA for a purpose” (read more)