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Prof. Susan Mango
Parental care – How animals communicate across generations
- lecture in English More

February 27, 2024, 7 pm
Maurice E. Müller Lecture Hall
Public lecture, free admission

New: MSc in Physics of Life
Training in cutting-edge research at the interface of physics, mathematics, engineering, and life sciences. Apply now and be one of the first students of the program. More

Application deadline: April 30, 2024

Apply now!
For the Biozentrum Research Summer Internships for Bachelor Students in the Natural Sciences. Engage in a real-life research project during 7 to 9 weeks. More

Application deadline: March 1, 2024

Biozentrum Discovery Seminar 

Prof. Dina Grohmann, University of Regensburg, Germany
"The importance of rare states in RNA biology"

March 1, 2024, 11:15 am





Bachelor - Master - PhD


Seraphine Lüscher about her Bachelor studies: Interview

What fascinates me about biology is that you can always discover something new without ever running out of questions. More


Artan Ademi, Master student: Interview
Getting to the bottom of things is something he has always loved doing. That is why was drawn to basic research and to the Biozentrum in Basel. More


Talia Ulmer, PhD student: Interview
During her master’s in neurobiology a lot of really exciting questions came up and so she decided to do a PhD and continue her research. More


Đorđe Relić, PhD student: Interview

For his PhD he changed from mathematics and computer science to biology. A challenging shift from exactness to less predictability. More





State-of-the-art infrastructure for leading-edge research

The Biozentrum has moved into its new home to continue fostering its world class research. It houses 400 researchers from around the world and a large range of highly sensitive scientific installations. For the university as a whole, an additional lecture hall capacity for 900 students has been created. More





The Biozentrum Alumni organization enables the more than 1800 former employees and students to keep in touch and to keep on sharing in the life at the Biozentrum. Joint in! More


Alumni: Irena & Björn Burmann
... are both researchers at the University of Gothenburg and a couple. In the interview, they talk about their time at the Biozentrum, their settling in Sweden, and the challenges of balancing family and career. More


Alumnus Marcel Weber: Interview 
The Professor of Philosophy of Science about scientific reasoning, how it works, its limits and objectivity and about which questions became acute during the pandemic. More