Biologie

Department of Biology

Welcome to the Department of Biology at the TU Darmstadt.

The Department of Biology stands out for its focus on technology-driven biological research and education. Our research groups are active in a wide range of areas including Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Ecology, Neurosciences and Computational Biology. Close collaborations with other research institutions, nationally as well as internationally, and industry partners exist.

Research

Our research groups are active in many different fields of biology with a focus on three major areas:
- Biology of stress response
- Synthetic Biology
- Molecular and cellular responses to ionizing radiation

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Education

We provide a modern education with a focus on training students in state-of-the-art biological technologies to best prepare them for their professional career.

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News

  • 2019/01/15

    Promotion

    Freitag, 25.01.2019, 14:15 Uhr,

    B2|61 102 Schnittspahnstraße 11

    Florian Hastert

    Characterization of the cancer-associated short isoform of Tet1 in DNA replication

  • 2019/01/14

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    Donnerstag, 24.01.2019, 10:00 Uhr,

    B108/1 Mobi-Office

    Johannes Braun

    Identification of regulatory RNA elements based on structural conservation

  • 2019/01/07

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    Freitag, 18.01.2019, 14:15 Uhr,

    B2|03 109 Schnittspahnstraße 10

    Andreas Larem

    Diversity and Host Interaction of Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus

  • 2019/01/07

    Promotion

    Freitag, 11.01.2019, 14:15 Uhr,

    B2|03 109 Schnittspahnstraße 1

    Jascha Volk:

    Identification and characterization of esterases involved in the conversion of oleosides in Olea europaea

  • 2019/01/06

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    Donnerstag, 10.01.2019, 10:00 Uhr,

    B2|61 102 Schnittspahnstraße 11

    Norbert Jüttner:

    Struktur und Funktion von Proteasen und Proteaseinhibitoren des Transglutaminaseproduzenten Streptomyces mobaraensis

  • 2018/12/20

    Pressebreicht zur Projektwoche „Menschenrecht Nahrung“

    Studierende entwickeln genetischen Pflanzenschutz mit CRISPR/Cas

    Nach der Abschlussveranstaltung der diesjährigen interdisziplinären Projektwoche mit Studierenden der Biologie und der Soziologie können Sie nun alle Details zur Aufgabenstellung und den besten Gruppen nachlesen.

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