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August 08, 2019

Formation of the 3D structure and specific interaction between genes and enhancers represent independent layers of gene regulation


Recording embryonic development

May 13, 2019

Scientists develop a molecular recording tool that enables in vivo lineage tracing of embryonic cells


Molecular switch for the X chromosome

April 08, 2019

Scientists elucidate how the inactivation of X chromosomes is initiated in female organisms


Dahlem Colloquia

The Institute regularly invites internationally renowned researchers to give lectures as part of the Dahlem Colloquia series. All lectures are held in English. Everybody is welcome!



The International Max Planck Research School for Biology And Computation (IMPRS-BAC) is a graduate program at the interface of molecular life sciences and computational sciences.

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