Current Press Releases

The presented list of press releases in English is only a selection of our German press texts. For the time being, these translated press releases focus primarily on science and research at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
 

16.02.2021: High-tech start-ups benefit from Twitter hype

Study shows correlation between Twitter sentiment and the valuation of start-ups by venture capitalists / Patents are stronger indicators of long-term success ... 

05.02.2021: PRISMA+ Cluster of Excellence: Double award by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Joanna Sobczyk / Matthias Schott selected as Humboldt Scout  ... 

02.02.2021: Venus flytraps found to produce magnetic fields

Physicists use atomic magnetometers to measure the biomagnetic signals of the carnivorous plant  ... 

01.02.2021: Searching for dark matter through the fifth dimension

A discovery in theoretical physics could help to unravel the mysteries of dark matter  ... 

29.01.2021: Synthesizing valuable chemicals from contaminated soil

Researchers of Mainz University use electrolysis to produce dichloro and dibromo compounds in a safer and more environmentally friendly manner / Results published in Science  ... 

27.01.2021: Size of helium nucleus measured more precisely than ever before

Publication in Nature is the result of 20 years of proven collaboration  ... 

26.01.2021: Change of course on the journey to the island of stability

Center of the island of stability is not located at element 114 / Heavier elements will move into the spotlight  ... 

26.01.2021: From the midst of society: Jihadi online media productions and how different groups deal with them

A new book looks at the use of audiovisual media by jihadi groups and their supporters as well as at how these contributions are being countered ... 

25.01.2021: BASE opens up new possibilities in the search for cold dark matter

Research group at the Cluster of Excellence PRISMA+ at Mainz University involved in a publication in Physical Review Letters  ... 

07.01.2021: BioNTech publishes data on novel mRNA vaccine approach to treat autoimmune diseases in Science

Collaborative study of BioNTech with TRON and the University Medical Center and Research Center for Immunotherapy at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz ...