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New 3D insights into bone marrow. More details in RVZ news

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Scientists at the Center investigate young megakaryocytes under the fluorescence microscope. They want to find out more about their role in stopping bleeding.

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With our Virchow School Lab and our own degree courses we contribute to creating tomorrow's top researchers.

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Our scientists want to explain molecular processes to better understand the causes of cardiovascular, cancer, or infectious diseases.

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RVZ Seminar Series WS 2017/2018

International scientists will visit the Rudolf Virchow Center in order to talk about their current research.

The dense vessel network regulates formation of thrombocytes in the bone marrow

Scientists from the University of Würzburg give fascinating 3D-insights into the bone marrow, and successfully elucidated new details about the process of thrombocyte generation. These important findings could contribute to optimized therapeutic approaches for patients with bleeding disorders.

Guardian of the genome: Structure of key enzyme decoded

Scientists from the University of Würzburg solved the structure of the human protein RecQ4 and gained insights into its unusual functional mechanisms, which could help towards the development of new therapeutic strategies against certain tumors.