Press Releases

25.08.2020 -

Blocking cellular communication stops SARS-CoV-2 - Patent on signaling inhibitor for COVID-19 treatment.


Press Release in English | Press Release in German | Goethe-Universität Frankfurt

29.07.2020 -

COVID-19 research: Anti-viral strategy with double effect - Possible Achilles’ heel of SARS-CoV-2 virus identified


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04.12.2019 -

"Detailed insight into stressed cells". Publication in Molecular Cell by Klann et al.


Press Release in English | Press Release in German | Full article in Mol Cell.

05.12.2016 -

"Wie Zellen sich gegen Salmonellen verteidigen", Publication in PLoS Computational Biology by Scheidel et al.


Press Release in German | Full article in PloS Comput Biol

01.12.2016 -

"Goethe-Universität im DFG-Ideenwettbewerb erfolgreich", Award for UBAUT international marketing concept


Goethe University Press Release (German) | Press Release by DFG | Press release in English

01.12.2016 -

"New chemistry of life", Publication in Cell by Bhogaraju et al.


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03.06.2015 -

"Controller in the cell", Publication in Nature by Khaminets et al.


Press Release in English | Press Release in German | Full article in Nature

08.01.2013 -

Professor Ivan Dikic receives Ernst Jung Prize for Medicine 


Press Release in English | Press Release in German | Link to Video

06.12.2012 -

Leibniz Prize 2013 for Frankfurt professor Ivan Dikic 


Press Release in English | Press Release in German | Ivan Dikic im Porträt auf den Seiten der DFG

01.08.2012 -

Ivan Dikic to receive the William C. Rose Award 2013 


Press Release in English | Link to ASBMB

13.10.2011 -

"Räuber und Gendarm: Wie die Zelle Bakterien einfängt", Christian Behrends receives ERC Starting Grant


Press Release in German

14.06.2011 -

"A new Emmy Noether Fellow at the IBCII", Christian Behrends starts in Frankfurt 


Press Release in German

27.05.2011 -

"New defense mechanism against Salmonella elucidated", Publication in Science by Wild et al.


Press Release in English

29.09.2010 -

 Ivan Dikic admitted to the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina 


Press Release in German | Press Release in English

30.06.2009 -

"Neural stem cell differentiation factor discovered", Publication in Nature Cell Biology by Schmidt et al.


Press Release in English

13.03.2009 -

"A paradigm shift in immune response regulation", Publication in Cell by Rahighi et al.


Press Release in English