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MaxPlanckApp

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MaxPlanckApp

You can now also receive research news from the Max Planck Institutes via an app available from the iTunes store or directly here as an Android version. [more]

Magazine

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.&nbsp;<a href="#__target_object_not_reachable"> <br /></a>

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. 
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Evolutionary Biology

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Early human ancestors used their hands like modern humans

January 22, 2015

Pre-Homo human ancestral species, such as Australopithecus africanus, used human-like hand postures much earlier than was previously thought

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Cell Biology . Developmental Biology

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New blood stem cells thanks to interferon gamma

December 29, 2014

Signal molecule gives rise to new blood stem cells in embryos [more]

Evolutionary Biology

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Genes for speciation

December 09, 2014

Regions in the genome cause infertility in some hybrids of house mouse subspecies [more]

Genetics

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Obesity – like father, like son

December 04, 2014

Fruit flies pass down changes in their metabolism from father to son [more]

Genetics

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Duality in the human genome

November 27, 2014

Human genomes are extraordinarily individual - a challenge for personalised medicine

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Evolutionary Biology . Neurosciences

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Brain folding

November 25, 2014

Programmes that control the production of neurons during brain development determine how the brain folds [more]

Developmental Biology . Immunobiology

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Plant immunity comes at a price

November 20, 2014

An overzealous immune system can be deadly [more]

Developmental Biology

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Calculating evolution

November 12, 2014

Programme predicts the development of influenza viruses [more]

 
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