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Gravitation Waves Arise Earlier than Expected

An international team of astrophysicists with Heidelberg participation has now simulated the merging of two galaxies in the universe and calculated the appearance of gravitational waves. [Mehr...]

Lasker Award for Ralf Bartenschlager

Heidelberg virologist Prof. Dr Ralf Bartenschlager receives the "2016 Lasker~DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award" for his research on the hepatitis C virus. [More...]

A Protective Cap for Bacterial RNA

Researchers have deciphered the function of the so-called decapping enzyme in bacteria. These molecular helpers remove the protective cap at the start of ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules. [More...]

European history from an East Asian perspective

The European funding initiative HERA supports a new European research project at Heidelberg University's Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a global context”. [More...]

Repeat Success in THE Ranking

Heidelberg University has maintained its outstanding position in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2016-2017. Heidelberg again ranks second of the three best universities in Germany. [More...]

Life sciences and medicine in first place Germany-wide

Heidelberg Life Sciences and Medicine both take first place in a ranking list by subject groups, according to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking. [More...]

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