In the training of top qualified scientists for the future to work in universities, industry and the community, the Biozentrum emphasizes a strong research orientation and the close guidance of its students.
In its research, the Biozentrum incorporates the benefits of being international, interdisciplinary and innovative along with having leading-edge technology and highly qualified and motivated employees.
The Biozentrum of the University of Basel is one of the worldwide leading institutes for molecular and biomedical basic research and teaching.
Prof. Mihaela Zavolan and Prof. Dirk Bumann from the Biozentrum of the University of Basel have been elected as new members of the prestigious European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). This makes a total of twelve professors currently at the Biozentrum, and twenty seven since the founding of the Biozentrum who have received this honor.
Generating offspring is the evolutionary goal of all living organisms. The multiplication of individual cells is coordinated by the cell cycle. For the discovery of how this process is regulated in eukaryotes the Noble Prize was awarded in 2001. The team of Prof. Urs Jenal at the Biozentrum of the University of Basel has now identified the central...
|Anniversary of the discovery of sec mutants by Novick and Schekman. Molecular Biology of the Cell , 26(10), 1783-1785. more|