Congratulations to Philipp Dexheimer from the Cochella lab at IMP for successfully defending his PhD thesis “miRNA requirements in C. elegans embryogenesis” on Jan 19th! (read more)

Julia Batki, PhD, alumna from Julius Brennecke’s lab at IMBA and former DK RNA Biology associated PhD student, is awarded the Denise P. Barlow Award 2019. (read more)


A new method developed by researchers of the Vienna BioCenter, SARSeq, will allow testing of thousands of samples for SARS-CoV-2 and other pathogens in just 15 to 24 hours. (read more)

Scientists from the Vienna BioCenter developed a new SARS-CoV-2 detection method: by rather simple means, their RT-LAMP test is cheaper than PCR testing and achieves results with comparable sensitivity and specificity. (read more)