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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.

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

"Where did we come from?” is one of the fundamental questions of humankind. Archaeologists, anthropologists and geneticists are finding  more and more clues about where the first humans came from, how they spread throughout the world and how they lived.

The Roots of Humankind

"Where did we come from?” is one of the fundamental questions of humankind. Archaeologists, anthropologists and geneticists are finding  more and more clues about where the first humans came from, how they spread throughout the world and how they lived.

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Immunobiology . Medicine

Immune system killer cells increase risk of diabetes

July 06, 2017

Obesity alters a subpopulation of immune cells, thereby increasing the risk of developing type 2 diabetes [more]

Material Sciences . Quantum Physics . Solid State Research

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Nuclear magnetic resonance scanner for individual proteins

July 05, 2017

Thanks to improved resolution, a quantum sensor can now identify individual atoms in biomolecules [more]

Cultural Studies . Genetics

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Ancient DNA sheds new light on Neanderthal evolution

July 04, 2017

Genetic evidence suggests further migration to Europe 220,000 and 470,000 years ago [more]

Behavioural Biology

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For a chimpanzee, one good turn deserves another

June 27, 2017

Apes only provide food to conspecifics that have previously assisted them [more]

Astrophysics

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Neutrinos as drivers of supernovae

June 26, 2017

Radioactive elements in gaseous supernova remnant Cassiopeia A provide glimpses into the explosion of massive stars [more]

Ecology . Microbiology

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Oil as energy source for deep-sea creatures

June 20, 2017

Scientists discover mussels and sponges in the deep sea which can thrive on oil with the help of symbiont bacteria [more]

Cell Biology . Developmental Biology

Bioengineered livers mimic natural development

June 16, 2017

Scientists discover that three-dimensional liver buds grown in a dish from stem cells mimic the molecular signatures observed during the natural development of human liver [more]

Neurosciences

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10-fold speed up for the reconstruction of neuronal networks

June 13, 2017

Flying through the brain thanks to a novel in-browser tool [more]

 
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