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Press releases 2014

Here, the English press releases are posted. You find further press releases (in German) on the German version of this page.

Press releases 2014

12/18/2014: Press release 221, RUB

RUB researchers discover protein protecting against chlorine
RidA protects intestinal bacteria from immune activity
Protein researchers report in Nature Communications

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11/26/2014: Press release 210, RUB

Classical enzymatic theory revised by including water motions
RESOLV probes real-time changes in water dynamics during enzymatic reactions

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11/20/2014: Press release 201, RUB

Bunsentagung 2015 will take place at RUB
Organiser is the Cluster of Excellence RESOLV
600 guests expected to participate in Germany’s leading conference for physical chemistry

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10/17/2014: Press release 176, RUB

What squeezes atoms
Longuet-Higgins Young Author's Prize for RUB researcher
A glimpse into the world of the smallest particles

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09/24/2014: Press release 158, RUB

"Funnel" attracts bonding partners to biomolecule
Water movement as detection aid for molecules
RESOLV combines terahertz spectroscopy and simulation

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08/20/2014: Press release 132, RUB

Proteins that replace silicon
A semi-artificial leaf faster than “natural” photosynthesis
RUB-Scientists publish “very important paper”

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08/04/2014: Press release 121, RUB

A protecting umbrella against oxygen
Toward fuel cells built from renewable and abundant components
Scientists from Bochum und Mülheim report in NATURE Chemistry

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07/09/2014: Press release 108, RUB

RUB chemists develop novel catalyst with two functions
Carbon compound can facilitate water electrolysis and hydrogen combustion
Hope for more cost-efficient metal-air batteries and fuel cells

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07/03/2014: Press release 105, RUB

“Work environment” affects protein properties
RESOLV: Hydration water as mediator between protein and its environment
Understanding the influence of the cellular environment with simple models

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April 2014: RUBENS international

LET’S CATCH UP WITH... RESOLV
The Excellence Cluster has been up and running since November 2012

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03/28/2014: Press release 43, RUB

Terahertz dance of amino acids
RUB chemists explain the fingerprint of dissolved glycine in the Terahertz range
Combination of molecular-dynamics simulations and spectroscopy is key to success




Other Article on this Topic:
03/28/2014: Article in "Science Daily"

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03/25/2014: Press release 41, RUB

Small peptides as potential antibiotics
Research team decodes the effects of an antimicrobial peptide on bacterial cells
The peptide MP196 attacks bacterial metabolism on several levels


Other Article on this Topic:
03/25/2014: Article in "Laborpraxis" (German Language)

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