News

  • Effective database relaunched

    21.09.15
    News

    A new version of our Effective database is online available. It features novel and upgraded tools for the prediction of bacterial protein secretion. The new web portal provides access to predicted effector proteins and secretion systems for 1677 bacterial genomes ...

  • Michael Wagner ZIB1

    Overuse of Antibiotics

    18.09.15
    People

    Michael Wagner appeared in feature on antibiotics overuse in the Austrian prime time news ZIB1.

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  • Orest

    15.09.15
    People

    We deeply mourn the loss of Orest, our dear friend and colleague.

  • FWF project micrON

    12.09.15
    News

    We congratulate Wolfgang Wanek, who received funding for the FWF project “micrON - Environmental controls of microbial organic nitrogen cycling in soils“

  • Jill Petersen

    Jill Petersen - New Group Leader at DOME

    09.09.15
    People

    Jill Petersen began her work at DOME on Sept 1, 2015. She is recipient of a very competitive WWTF Vienna Research Group for Young Investigators grant. She will establish the seventh independent research group at the division. Her research will focus on chemosynthetic symbionts ...

  • INTIME 2015 group picture

    INTIME at Lake Attersee

    04.09.15
    Event

    DOME organized the 10th INTIME meeting at Lake Attersee, which took place from September 1 to September 4, 2015. More than 60 researchers from Aarhus and Aalborg University (Denmark) as well as from DOME discussed their ongoing research projects and ...

  • New paper in PNAS

    25.08.15
    Publication

    Nitrite-oxidizing Nitrospira bacteria are metabolically surprisingly versatile. An international team led by Holger Daims now shows that Nitrospira moscoviensis, representing a group of key nitrite oxidizers in natural and engineered ecosystems, can utilize urea as energy source via a new ...

  • New paper in PNAS

    18.08.15
    Publication

    Michael Wagner contributed to a study of a team around Monika Bright that demonstrated escape of endosymbionts from dead hydrothermal vent tubeworms and subsequent proliferation on surfaces. This finding closes a gap in the understanding of the life cycle of the ...

  • CUBE & friends BBQ on July 2

    23.06.15
    Event

    We celebrate 5 years of CUBE and invite all recent and former CUBE members and our friends to  a BBQ party on Thursday July 2nd. The party will start around 5pm on our terrace.

  • New webdesign for CUBE

    07.06.15
    News

    The CUBE website has been redesigned based on a layout by pion. The responsive webdesign is friendly to users of mobile devices and allows us to share contents with the other divisions of our department. ...