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What´s new at HITS? On this page you can find the latest news from and about HITS, including the latest scientific discoveries, personal achievements by our researchers or general changes at HITS.

Black holes turn up the heat for the Universe

15 05 2012

HITS astrophysicists discover a new heating source in cosmological structure formation So far, astrophysicists thought that super-massive black holes can only …

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No. 6 | 03-2012

01 03 2012

Turing and Abel award winners at HITS, the HITS SCO group participating in the 1KITE project to decipher the pylogenetic tree …

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New International Research Initiative on the Evolution of Insects officially started

03 02 2012

The 1KITE (1K Insect Transcriptome Evolution) project involves more than 50 scientists from all over the world. It will unravel the secrets …

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HITS Scientist Rebecca Wade receives professorship at the University of Heidelberg

30 01 2012

Today, Dr. Rebecca Wade, head of the “Molecular and Cellular Modelling” research group at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS), …

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No. 5 | 12-2011

01 12 2011

German astronomers honoring Klaus Tschira, the COMBINE workshop in the Studio Villa Bosch and a portrait of visiting scientist Anette Frank – …

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No. 4 | 09-2011

27 09 2011

HITS at the University of Heidelberg anniversary, new peptites fighting ovarian cancer drug resistance and a portrait of MBM group leader …

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Towards Better Standards for Systems Biology

25 08 2011

In the second COMBINE workshop (03.-07.09.2011 in Heidelberg), scientists aim at refining important description standards for systems biologySystems biology brings together …

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Blutgerinnung: Forschung mittels Computersimulation und medizinisch angewandter Nanotechnologie

04 08 2011

This content is only available in German. Naturwissenschaftler und Mediziner kooperieren in neuer DFG-Forschergruppe Wissenschaftler des Heidelberger Instituts für Theoretische …

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New peptides to fight ovarian cancer drug resistance

01 08 2011

Italian and German scientists have designed peptides to target the protein-protein interface of a key enzyme in DNA synthesis crucial for …

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One Year of HITS – HITS In the Year 2010

21 07 2011

The first Annual Report of the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) is now available. It covers computer-aided research, reaching from …

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