University of Tübingen Magazine

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- Advanced Technology Breathes Life into Historical Data

- When Molecular Motors Waltz

- The Future of Medicine

Annual Report of University of Tübingen

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Press Releases

Microbes pump electrons into magnetic particles for long range energy transport

Bacteria can pump and store energy directly into iron minerals for later use or to support long range electron transfer


How staphylococci trigger blood poisoning

Tübingen researchers identify lipopeptides as the culprit


How the tomato avoids entanglements with a dodder

Tübingen researchers uncover the mechanism which triggers host plant resistance against parasitic plants


A potential lifesaver lies unrecognized in the human body

Tübingen researchers have discovered that bacteria from the human nose produces a novel antibiotic which is effective against multiresistant pathogens


Researchers discover how rope was made 40,000 years ago

Archaeologist from the University of Tübingen present a sophisticated tool carved from mammoth ivory that was used to make rope