News from the Research Groups

New paper out:

Insect Antimicrobial Defences: A Brief History, Recent Findings, Biases, and a Way Forward in Evolutionary Studies.

News from Apr 05, 2017 | Rolff Group


Janne Swaegers from Leuven

joined as a postdoc funded by the Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation

News from Mar 24, 2017 | Rolff Group


Angelique Hardert joined our group

as M.Sc. student. She is being supervised by Melanie Dammhahn (U Potsdam) and me. Welcome!

News from Mar 23, 2017 | Knörnschild Group


- new paper -

Early-life inflammation, immune response and ageing

News from Mar 15, 2017 | Rolff Group


Wer ist klüger – Biene oder Schwarm?

Diskussion mit Prof. Dr. Randolf Menzel (Institut für Neurobiologie, Freie Universität Berlin), Prof. Dr. Andrea Möller (Biologie und ihre Didaktik, Universität Trier), Ralph Dutli (Freier Autor, Lyriker und Übersetzer, Heidelberg) und Dr. Matthias Eckoldt (Wissenschaftsjournalist und Autor, ...

News from Mar 10, 2017 | Menzel Group


Ahana co-authored a paper

on reproductive tactics in the bat Carollia perspicillata.

News from Mar 03, 2017 | Knörnschild Group


Science Diffusion article featuring our research

Check it out!

News from Feb 21, 2017 | Knörnschild Group


Lara Burchardt joined our group

as M.Sc. student. Welcome!

News from Feb 01, 2017 | Knörnschild Group


Colloquium Animal Behavior

News from Jan 27, 2017 | Animal Behavior


Nora received a PROMOS scholarship

for studying bats in Panama. Way to go, Nora!

News from Dec 02, 2016 | Knörnschild Group


Thomas Naujoks joined our group

as B.Sc. student. Welcome!

News from Dec 01, 2016 | Knörnschild Group


Nora Serve & Juliane Störmer joined our group

as M.Sc. students. Welcome!

News from Nov 01, 2016 | Knörnschild Group


Move of the Division of Neurobiology

with the labs Hassan, Hiesinger and Wernet to our new building: Königin-Luise-Str. 1-3

News from Oct 01, 2016 | Neurobiology


New in May: Theme issue

‘Evolutionary ecology of arthropod antimicrobial peptides’

News from May 24, 2016 | Rolff Group


Fernsehinterview in der Sendung "DAS!" des NDR

Bienenforscher Professor Randolf Menzel hat sich auf die Gehirne von Bienen spezialisiert und herausgefunden, dass die Pflanzenschutzmittel das Nervensystem der Tiere vergiften.

News from May 13, 2016 | Menzel Group


- new paper -

Genomic Signatures of Experimental Adaptation to Antimicrobial Peptides in Staphylococcus aureus.

News from Apr 06, 2016 | Rolff Group


Die Intelligenz der Bienen

Was sie denken, planen, fühlen und was wir daraus lernen können.

News from Mar 29, 2016 | Menzel Group


Mathias Wernet sets up his Laboratory

 in the Division of Neurobiology at the Free University Berlin

News from Mar 01, 2016 | Neurobiology


- new paper -

Intracellular survival of Staphylococcus aureus during persistent infection in the insect Tenebrio molitor.

News from Jan 09, 2016 | Rolff Group


- new paper -

Combination Effects of Antimicrobial Peptides.

News from Jan 04, 2016 | Rolff Group