Press releases

Press releases

07.04.2016

Nobel Laureates at TU Dresden

Four Nobel Laureates will give a public talk at TU Dresden in the summer term 2016. In April, the School of Science launches its interdisciplinary lecture series “Nobel Laureates at TU Dresden”. The Nobel Laureates from the fields of physiology or medicine, chemistry and physics will talk about their pioneering research that is, according to Alfred Nobel, “for the greatest benefit to mankind”.

05.04.2016

Gut bacteria drive growth of stem cells in colon cancer

Prof. Dr. med. Sebastian Zeißig, group leader of the DFG Research center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRDT) - Cluster of Excellence at the TU Dresden and physician at the Department of Medicine I, Dresden Hospital Carl Gustav Carus has now shown a decisive role of gut bacteria in the regulation of intestinal stem cells and the development of colon cancer.

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10.03.2016

Identification of a key molecule for the initiation of regeneration in axolotl

The research team of Prof. Elly Tanaka at the DFG Research Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRTD) - Cluster of Excellence at the TU Dresden achieved a breakthrough in the elucidation of important regulatory processes in the restoration of the axolotl’s limbs. The publication of these results in Nature, one of the world’s leading scientific journals once again proves the efficiency of...

03.03.2016

Announcement: Dresden Nexus Conference from 17 to 19 May 2017

The United Nations University (UNU‐FLORES), TU Dresden and IOER will host the second biennial Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC) on a Nexus Approach to managing environmental resources for sustainable development in the Deutsches Hygiene‐Museum Dresden.

29.02.2016

World’s First Parallel Computer Based on Biomolecular Motors

A study reports the realization of a parallel computer based on designed nanofabricated channels explored in a massively parallel fashion by protein filaments propelled by molecular motors.

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02.02.2016

Call for participation in the counter-demonstration on 6th February and in the “Human Chain” on 13th February 2016

The board of the umbrella organisation addresses an appeal to all members of the 22 institutions, to take a stance for a peaceful and cosmopolitan Dresden. There are numerous occasions to do so, particularly on 6th and 13th February 2016. The demonstration on 6th of February takes place from 1-3 p.m.

14.01.2016

Fraunhofer IPMS and HTW Dresden cooperate as working group ”Smart Wireless Production“ (SWP)

With the SWP working group, Fraunhofer IPMS and the HTW Dresden, both partner of DRESDEN-concept, aim to develop new solutions for digital transformation in industrial production.