In the wake of the current corona pandemic, Austrian scientists are gaining new insights into a specific gene that plays a key role in the body's own defense system.
German scientists have shown in a study that a genetic predisposition for the age-related form of Alzheimer's disease influences the brain at an early stage.
Scientists from the Wind Energy Institute at the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany are developing a technology that will help prevent any future damage to wind turbines.
In an international study, scientists have shown that allergic reactions can provide protection against infections with Staphylococcus aureus, one of the most feared hospital germs.
An international team of scientists from the University of Vienna is continuing research into vegan and CO2-neutral leather made from fungi in a biologically and environmentally friendly way.
Scientists at the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena in Germany are researching sustainable plastics that are capable of self-healing, have intelligent properties and can be recycled if required.
Isar Aerospace, a spin-off of the Technical University of Munich, starts production of launchers to bring small satellites quickly and cleanly into orbit.
Research carried out in Innsbruck, Austria has shown that patients suffering from the COVID-19 respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus can benefit from long-term targeted aftercare.
Scientists at the German University of Leipzig have developed a corona antibody test that should enable anyone to find out if they have already been infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Researchers at Frankfurt UAS are developing a 'smart hydrogen tank', which should make it possible to install it in home cellars or garages.
A new study has shown that the body's very strong immune response to the SARS CoV-2 virus can cause a severe case of COVID-19.
German researchers have succeeded in removing more than 99 % of steroid hormones from water using an improved filtration system made of polymer membrane with activated carbon.
Scientists at Jena University Hospital are also looking into whether those people who have not produced antibodies have built up any immunity.
British researchers have developed a new system that converts sunlight, carbon dioxide and water into a carbon-neutral fuel - without the need for additional components or electricity.
An international research team has developed an electrocatalyst for hydrogen fuel cells that does not require carbon carriers and is therefore much more stable.
Researchers at TU Berlin want to use shower water from the beach volleyball facility "Beach 61" at Gleisdreieck Park to grow salad varieties, edible flowers and herbs in a perfectly hygienic way.
An international team led by Dr. Cornelia Klein from the Institute for Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences at the University of Innsbruck has developed an early warning system for megastorms.
FAU scientists have found evidence that the disease progression of aggressive leukemia can be positively influenced by a special diet.
German researchers have analyzed what lessons we can learn from dealing with the corona pandemic that might help us get a grip on the climate crisis.
A researcher at the German Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and his partners have developed "porous liquids" that could replace energy-intensive distillation methods.