Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society

Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society

 

In his guest contribution for the Tagespiegel newspaper, Martin Stratmann pleads for open access to become the rule in scientific publishing. This is essential for both research and innovation - and, as studies show, it can be achieved without additional financial resources. [more]
A new amendment to an existing higher education law in Hungary is putting Budapest's Central European University under threat. In an open letter to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society, calls for a reconsideration In an open letter to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society, calls for a reconsideration of the legislation. [more]
Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society, on developments in the light of Brexit and the election of Donald Tump as US President. [more]
Systematic research into the mechanisms of life is the foundation of modern medicine. Yet while certain diseases have meanwhile become practically irrelevant, new, unknown clinical pictures are emerging. Without animal research it will not be possible to develop new strategies to prevent or at least alleviate these diseases. more