A plant knows to grow towards the light, knows what is its main shoot, knows when and how to let lateral roots emerge – all these processes and many more are controlled by the plant hormone auxin. Indeed, various auxin...
From June 6 to 9, PhD students met to „Sow (their) future!" during the Plant Science Student Conference (PSSC). The annual conference organized by PhD students has a long tradition at the two Leibniz Institutes IPB...
Invitation to the 3rd international Leibniz Plant Biochemistry Symposium // Press relaease 15.06.2017
Central carbon and energy metabolism of trichomes illuminated / IPB Press release, 13.6.2017
Here we go again: The Plant Science Student Conference (PSSC) 2017 will take place next week, from 6th to 9th June, 2017. PhD students from the IPB and the IPK Gatersleben alternate in organizing and hosting this annual...
On April 10 and 11, 2017, scientists of the Leibniz Research Alliance Bioactive Compounds and Biotechnology met for the annual Leibniz Conference on Bioactive Compounds. This year's meeting took place at the German Research...
Molecular patterns on the surfaces of bacteria, viruses and fungi can trigger the plant's immune response. The corresponding receptors on the plant cell surface (Pattern Recognition Receptors, PRRs) recognize these patterns and...
IPB exhibition shows photos from 14 years of science outreach at the Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften
The 3rd international Leibniz Plant Biochemistry Symposium will be held on 22nd and 23rd of June 2017 at the Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry in Halle. All interested persons are cordially invited. Participation is free...
Zentraler Kohlenstoff- und Energiestoffwechsel von glandulären Trichomen aufgeklärt
Whenever the concentration of Calcium ions rises rapidly inside the cell, it functions as a universal signal. The signal's details are encoded in magnitude and time course of the concentration change. Thus, external stimuli...
Press release by the ScienceCampus Halle on 27.04.2017 (in German)
Press release by the Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg on 20. April 2017 (in German)
It is not by accident, how large a petal or a seed becomes, because organ growth in plants is a finely tuned process. At the beginning of organ development cells divide. But then division halts and cells transition into a phase...
Exciting topics and excellent conditions for a thesis -Tebbe de Vries recently proved that you can find both at the IPB. He won the Master's Award of the Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Gesellschaft für Biochemie...
Press release by the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg on 04.04.2017 (in German)
Shedding light on plant stress reactions when oxygen runs short. IPB Press Release 23.03.2017
Regionales Netzwerk für globale Herausforderungen: Leibniz-Präsident besucht WissenschaftsCampus Halle
Press release by ScienceCampus Halle on 20.03.2017 (in German)
What are the duties of an IT specialist? What does a biology laboratory actually look like? What are the skills required to become a gardener? On the “Day of Vocational Training”, the IPB foyer was teeming with students, parents...
Bioactive compounds interesting for diverse applications cannot only be found in plants. Fungi and also algae offer a rich treasure of natural products which are studied at the IPB. Prof. Wessjohann and researchers from the IPB’s...