News

  • New FWF project for Holger Daims

    07.07.17
    People

    Holger received funding for a new project from the Austrian Science Fund. Holger will investigate the "Physiology and Environmental Importance of Comammox". 

  • New paper in The ISME Journal: Evidence for motility of marine chlamydiae

    06.07.17
    Publication

    Chlamydia are generally characterized by a highly conserved intracellular life style. Astrid Collingro and Matthias Horn together with an international team have now discovered a surprising divergence from this lifestyle in marine chlamydiae. Using single-cell genomics, they detected nearly complete ...

  • Anne Daebeler

    FWF Hertha Firnberg Stipend for Anne Daebeler

    06.07.17
    People

    Anne won the prestigious stipend with an application entitled "Ecology of Novel Nitrite-Oxidizers in the Phylum Chloroflexi", which aims to support women at the start of their scientific university careers. Congratulations Anne!

  • City of Vienna Promotion Award for David Berry

    06.07.17
    News

    The City of Vienna Awards are awarded anually to individuals who have made major achievements in areas ranging from architecture, literature and art to humanities and natural sciences. David Berry received the City of Vienna Promotion Award 2017 (Förderungspreis der Stadt Wien) in ...

  • NUNATARYUK – A new EU - Horizon 2020 project

    29.06.17
    News

    A new Horizon 2020 project has been granted to a large European consortium for researching into “Permafrost thaw and the changing Arctic coast”. Andreas Richter will have a key role in Work Package 1 – Terrestrial Permafrost.

    Congratulations, Andreas!

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  • TER excursion: Canoeing the Danube river

    22.06.17
    Event
    TER discovered the UNESCO World Heritage Site Wachau, a stretch of the Danube valley north of Vienna, by canoe on the hottest days of the year so far. 
    We paddled about 30 km from Emmersbach to Unterloiben and had a good swim and ...
  • DOC fellowship awarded to Sarah Zauner

    20.06.17
    News

    DoME congratulates Sarah Zauner on her DOC fellowship from the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)! In her project "From Bacteria to Birds: Inter-kingdom Interactions in a Marine Symbiosis", Sarah will work together with Jill Petersen.

     

  • DOME at Traismauer

    19.06.17
    News

    The DOME members enjoyed a trip to the town of Traismauer including a hike in the surrounding hills and a bath in the beautiful "Naturbadesee Traismauer"!

  • Michael Wagner EMBO Member

    Michael Wagner elected as EMBO Member

    16.06.17
    People

    Michael is one among the 65 researchers from across the world to be honoured with election to the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO). Election to EMBO Membership is recognition of research excellence and EMBO Members are actively involved in the execution ...

  • FIRST RELEASE OF 45 PICA MODELS READY FOR DOWNLOAD

    12.06.17
    News

    The first release of 45 PICA models is available on this site in the Download area of our new website PhenDB. Brief instructions on the download page will enable you to install the PICA software and the models on a ...