Press Archives 2012

Young researchers look at the provision of social support across national borders
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read on Recognition of outstanding achievements in the field of statistical physics
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read on Assessment team gives American Studies at Mainz University very good to excellent grades in all areas / Top rank for best research quality in all of Germany
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read on Director of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy is awarded the prize of the German Association of University Professors and Lecturers worth EUR 10,000
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Participants in the EU-funded Intensive Program will create professional film clips about research projects
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read on Experimental physicist Stuart Parkin of the IBM Almaden Research Center in San Jose, California and member of the Gutenberg Research College received the 2012 Von Hippel Award
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read on Sports promotion as part of cultural foreign policy
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read on Chemist receives high distinction for her research into new materials
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read on Project aims to discover the genetic blueprints for new drugs from marine organisms that could help to prevent and to treat major human diseases such as osteoporosis
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read on European recognition of teaching and research in the field of European integration
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read on Biologists at Mainz University achieve repair and read-through of stop mutations responsible for the disease
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read on ERC Advanced Grant for the promotion of cutting-edge research in the field of neuroscience at the Mainz University Medical Center
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read on Lecture series of the internationally renowned public finance expert is to focus on the European Monetary Union and the future of the European Community from an economic perspective
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read on Mainz University adapts advisory services to the changing student situation / Career Service offers occupational orientation and provides skills
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read on Strategic measures lead to professionalization of learning and teaching as well as study management at Mainz University
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read on German Federal Ministry of Education and Research earmarks EUR 1.3 million to develop magnetic resonance imaging using polarized substances
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German Research Foundation provides funding of approximately EUR 9.3 million
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read on Major boost for the Research Unit Translational Neurosciences
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Deletion of just one gene results in complete sex reversal of male mice
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read on Ions are cooled during collisions with cold atoms / Similar processes assumed to occur in space
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Sources of innovation and inspiration: Foundations present various forms of social commitment to the university
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Possible implication for various neurological illnesses
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Online database lists settings from the 14th century to the present
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read on Strenghtening the network of business, academia, and society
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Opening ceremony of the PRISMA Cluster of Excellence
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Medical students and scientists will benefit from joint research projects
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read on Scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and the DLR develop measures to prevent health problems associated with biogenic amines in wine
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Helle Ulrich complements related research initiatives at Mainz University
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Group leader at the Institute of Molecular Biology is one of only eleven Young Investigators to be invited into the EpiGeneSys Network of Excellence this year
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read on ERC Advanced Grant for Stephan Borrmann of the JGU Institute of Atmospheric Physics and the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry
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read on Research success for the international research team including a fellow of the MAINZ Graduate School of Excellence
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read on Climate models need to be updated
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read on National Endowment for the Humanities Collaborative Grant for excavations in the ancient city of Jaffa
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read on German Research Foundation approved proposal by Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and its University Medical Center
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zur Pressemitteilung German Research Foundation funds a three-year joint project of the Mainz University Medical Center and the University of Münster to the tune of about €460,000
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read on MAINZ Graduate School PhD Award given for outstanding dissertations in Materials Science
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read on Enslaved worker ants kill the offspring of their parasites and thereby improve the chances of survival for their neighboring relatives
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Forenames and surnames in company names disappear as businesses increase in size
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read on One-year professorship for the research sphere on Germany in Europe 1890-2000
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read on Evidence confirms the location of the oldest Roman military fortification
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zur Pressemitteilung Old Testament Studies and Biblical Archaeology division at Mainz University has been involved in the archaeological survey of the ancient city of Jaffa since 2007
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read on Innovative research concept jointly initiated by the Mainz University Medical Center and the JGU Biology and Chemistry institutes receives funding of €1 million
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read on Matthias Schott is to form an independent work group to precisely measure the mass of the W boson
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read on Academics at Mainz University will make available the last eight of 35 volumes of Schlegel’s writings over the coming years
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read on Studies of Germany's largest river reveal a correlation between periods of low activity of the sun and regional cooling
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Dendritic cells possibly reduce autoimmune reactions / Re-evaluation of therapy concepts
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read on Academic Ranking of World Universities places Mainz University's Physics institutes among the top 75 in the world and among the six best in Germany
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Increase in the prevalence of overweight among German children calculated precisely for the first time
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Results will help to pin down the so-called "island of stability"
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read on University facilitates contact between sponsors and scholarship students / Awardee of the Rhineland-Palatinate Teaching Award donates prize money
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Study reveals the impact of social media activity and fan communication on the motivation of elite sportsmen  ... 
Research group at the Mainz-based Institute of Molecular Biology aims to develop mathematical models that will aid research into diseases such as cancer
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read on A contribution towards safeguarding an intangible cultural heritage
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Further constraints of models of new physics with WIMP candidates  ... 
read on Success at the world's largest particle accelerator LHC / Experiments involving scientists from Mainz University show first direct evidence of the Higgs boson
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read on Wolfgang Wernsdorfer of the Institut Néel â CNRS Grenoble receives the EUR 10,000 Gutenberg Lecture Award from the Graduate School Materials Science in Mainz (MAINZ)
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read on Exploiting "molecular glues" to target disease relevant proteolytic enzymes
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read on Calculations prepared by Mainz scientists will also influence the way current climate change is perceived / Publication of results in Nature Climate Change
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read on Vanadium pentoxide nanoparticles mimic natural enzymes and inhibit surface build-up of algae and bacteria
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Junior researcher Zuzana Fajkošová passes international selection procedure and begins her doctorate in the Palaeogenetics Group at the JGU Institute of Anthropology
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read on Biologists from Mainz University are the first to successfully crystallize the hemocyanin of the emperor scorpion to shed new light on the structure and active site of the giant oxygen transport protein
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read on Ambulatory monitoring will become more and more part of patients' and doctors' everyday lives / Special issue of Psychosomatic Medicine
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read on International committee of experts votes to approve JGU Cluster of Excellence and Graduate School / EUR 50 million for top-flight research at Mainz University
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read on External funding of JGU research activities has increased by 42% to €96 million since 2007 / Positive trend continues in 2012
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New CRC/Transregio under the direction of the Mainz University Medical Center will receive EUR 13,3 million over the next four years
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read on New chair for carbon geomaterials will focus on diamonds and biominerals
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Launch of the interdisciplinary joint project "MRCyte"
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read on Super-fast computing capacity will support and strengthen top-flight research in Mainz and Kaiserslautern
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Molecular biologist will introduce C. elegans and zebrafish as model systems to study mechanisms controlling development and disease
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read on Award given to the internationally renowned linguist and cognitive science specialist Leonard Talmy
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read on Innovative pioneer of modern linguistics and 'founding father' of Cognitive Linguistics honored in Mainz
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Names are omnipresent, yet little-studied
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read on Volkswagen Foundation gives EUR 550,000 support to material sciences project being conducted under the aegis of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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read on Announcement of the official program with more than 130 events
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read on Professor of Economic and Social Geography at Mainz University reconfirmed as head of the umbrella organization of European research on the Middle East
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Junior Professor of American Studies receives award from the American Studies Network

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Highly endowed international award for the promotion of research in Germany conferred on blood coagulation researcher Professor Dr. Wolfram Ruf
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read on Users worldwide now have full digital access to thousands of Shakespearean illustrations
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read on Free online access to scientific data as prerequisite for a virtual research environment
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read on Merkel, Eberlein, Bäuerle: On the formation of surnames
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read on Atomic nuclei in laser light: Nuclear physicists investigate magic shells / Publication in Physical Review Letters
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read on Commended by the Donors' Association for the Promotion of Science and Humanities in Germany and the German Rector's Conference for innovative and student-oriented teaching concepts
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read on Anthropologists from Mainz University together with French and English colleagues have calculated the size of the first domesticated cattle herd
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read on Neurobiology division of the Institute of Zoology of Mainz University is now part of the EU-funded pan-European FLiACT initial training network on systemic neuroscience
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read on New method of monitoring protein molecules using gold nanoparticles
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A German-Swedish study shows that internet-based self-help training for tinnitus is as successful as group therapy
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read on European program on management and administration in the modern world of sports
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Funding of the German-Scottish research initiative on "The Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border" to the tune of EUR 500,000
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read on Surname inventory to be generated as a joint project of the Mainz Academy of Sciences and Literature
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read on Mainz Professor of Byzantine Studies and specialist in Arabic Studies Johannes Pahlitzsch cooperates with the French research center CNRS to create a new database for historical Arabic documents
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read on The long-term cultural studies project will examine the interaction between the bourgeois civil society and courtiers in urban environments
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read on More than €80 million in funding for the development of individualized forms of immunotherapy and diagnostics
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read on "Frontiers," the student magazine of Minnesota State University, Mankato reports on Kurtis Malecha's experiences working as research assistant to Nils Stöbener at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Scientists at the University Medical Center in Mainz prove multiple DNA repair defect in monocytes
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New academic journal for translators and interpreters
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read on JUnQ attracts considerable national and international interest and notice
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read on Cooperation between Angelika Kühnle of Mainz University and André Gourdon of CEMES-CNRS
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Jean-Yves Roignant, Natalia Soshnikova, and Vijay Tiwari begin their research into epigenetic processes that control development and the occurrence of disease
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Institute of Nuclear Physics at Mainz University will examine the formation and composition of subatomic particles / Cooperation with the BES III Experiment in Beijing
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read on Scholarship will facilitate the study of the extremely valuable material in the Mainz Publishing Archive at Mainz University
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read on Particle physicists at Mainz University are excited: 50 years after its prediction, the Higgs boson gradually takes shape
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