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Unique Literary Treasure Digitally Reunited

After centuries of separation, one of the most valuable collections of manuscripts from the Middle Ages and Early Modern Age – the Bibliotheca Palatina – has been virtually reunited. [More...]

Replicating the Blood-Brain Barrier on a Chip

A new research project at Heidelberg University aims to replicate the blood-brain barrier as a model on a chip, thereby enabling the transport of drugs into the brain. [More...]

Improving Stroke Treatment

Methods from optogenetics and machine learning should help improve treatment options for stroke patients. Researchers from Heidelberg University have now developed a computer vision technique. [More...]

Award for Basic Biomedical Research

Two excellent young researchers in Heidelberg have received the Chica and Heinz Schaller Award for their work in the field of basic biomedical research. They will each receive 100,000 euros. [More...]

The Phenomenon of Superconductivity

Fermions in flatland pair up at very high temperatures: Heidelberg physicists find evidence of an exotic state of matter. The findings from the field of quantum physics were published in Science magazine. [More...]

Mission to Phaethon Asteroid

Geochemists from Heidelberg are major players in the Destiny+ mission to research the Phaethon asteroid – a joint project of the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency and the German Aerospace Center. [More...]

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