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22 June 2022

Chromatin Day on July 21, 2022

CRC 1064 presents the 13th Chromatin Day for the Munich chromatin community with in-person as well as an online attendance option.

17 June 2022

Diversity of centrosomes

Magdalena Götz and team report in Science on a previously unknown diversity of centrosomes and a link to neurological diseases.

07 June 2022

New CRC/TRR with BMC participation receives funding

Barbara Walzog is vice-spokesperson of the new CRC/TRR "Neutrophil Granulocytes: Development, Behavior and Function"

31 May 2022

International recognition for the Core Facility Flow Cytometry

For excellence in management and operations the Core Facility Flow Cytometry has been acknowledged as ISAC Recognized Shared Resource Laboratory.

23 May 2022

Neurons: How RNA granules grow and shrink

Karl Bauer, Michael Kiebler and team have shown that small aggregates function as temporary RNA repositories, which are regulated by neural activity.

10 May 22

Epigenetics - An interdisciplinary discussion

Online event on 17 May organized by SFB1064 and partners (in German).

30 March 2022

Open Science @ BMC

BMC joins the LMU Open Science Center as institutional member.

28 March 2022

Solidarity and support for scientists

BMC-based Collaborative Research Centers offer support to scientists displaced by the war in Ukraine.

22 March 2022

Alzheimer’s: Protective Immune Cells Active Decades Before Symptom Onset

A team led by Christian Haass reports in The Lancet Neurology. (Photo: DZNE/Frommann)

17 March 2022

Nicolai Siegel is awarded ERC Consolidator Grant

BMC scientist Nicolai Siegel receives an ERC Grant from the European Research Council for his innovative research on the variability of pathogens. (Photo: Jan Greune)

16 March 2022

Obesity: a dangerous immune response

An unhealthy diet leads to fatal activation of immune cells. In an international collaboration, Susanne Stutte, Barbara Walzog and colleagues have uncovered new molecular influences.

09 March 2022

Postdoc Lunch Meeting

The BMC Postdoc Initiative invites to a virtual lunch seminar on 8 April with a recuiting specialist as guest speaker.

28 Feb 2022

Solidarity with Ukraine

Statement of LMU Munich

18 Feb 2022

Multiple sclerosis: Twin study helps to untangle environmental and genetic influences in immune profiles

Lisa Ann Gerdes, Eduardo Beltrán and team report in Nature.

15 Feb 2022

Neurodegenerative diseases: Highly responsive immune cells seem to be beneficial for the brain

Christian Haass and team report in The EMBO Journal. (Picture: LMU Klinikum / Dominik Paquet, Sophie Robinson)

14 Feb 2022

Novel insights into lineage specification in the brain

Boyan Bonev, Florian Noack and team provide a comprehensive, cell-type specific assessment of the multimodal regulatory landscape of the developing mouse cortex. (Picture: Jei Diwakar)

14 Feb 2022

Prestigious ERA-NET Grant for Boyan Bonev

Boyan Bonev and colleagues receive funding for their project MOSAIC which aims to pave the way towards new targeted therapies for childhood drug-resistant epilepsy. (Picture: HPC)

20 Jan 2022

Long-term protection against SARS-CoV-2

Edgar Meinl and his team show that SARS-CoV-2-recognizing memory B cells circulate in the blood even after loss of specific antibodies.

19 Jan 2021

Postdoc Lunch Seminar

The BMC Postdoc Initiative invites to a virtual lunch seminar on Open Science on 4 February.

14 Jan 2022

BMC year-end message

The BMC Advent calendar illuminated the campus, gradually unveiling the BMC year-end message throughout December.

6 Dec 21

BMC in Advent

The second BMC Advent calendar lights up the campus.


02 Dec 21

New marker for better assessing the severity of Covid-19

Thomas Brocker, Jan Kranich and team have found a new marker in the blood of Covid-19 patients. It furnishes insights into the course and development of the disease and could lead to better diagnoses.