Stumbling stones – for scientists who suffered from the atrocities of the NS regime: Georg-Speyer-Haus and Paul-Ehrlich-Institut remember their Jewish members of staff
On June, 23, 2014, at 5:00 p.m., Gunter Demnig, the initiator of the project "Stumbling Stones" will lay more stumbling stones before the Georg-Speyer-Haus at Frankfurt in memory of former members of staff of the Georg-Speyer-Haus and the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut. Prior to this, a public commemorative event will take place in the lecture hall of the Georg-Speyer-Haus at 4:30 p.m.
Measles – new inhibitor found effective in large animal model may help control local outbreaks
A newly developed candidate drug against measles virus is effective in an animal model. During measles outbreaks, this compound may protect contacts of infected individuals from clinical signs and prevent virus dissemination.
Sleeping Beauty Goes Germline – A New Technology for Gene Transfer
Scientists at the Paul Ehrlich Institute report on an efficient method to move genes into the germline of experimental animals in three publications appearing in the current issue of Nature Protocols.