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RVZ scientists discover new control circuit of blood platelet synthesis. More details in RVZ news.

Understanding diseases

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

Promoting young scientists

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

Recognizing connections

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

Well equipped

Our scientists work with the most up-to-date technologies – a basis for excellent research.

Latest News

Regulation of blood coagulation: Molecular switches guide blood forming cells

Scientists from the University of Würzburg successfully elucidated new details about a circuit regulating platelet biogenesis. These important findings could contribute to a better understanding of the mechanism leading to bleeding disorders.

Appointment as Professor

Dr. Katrin Heinze, Bio-Imaging-Center, has been appointed as a Professor for Molecular Microscopy at the Rudolf Virchow Center for Experimental Biomedicine at the University of Würzburg as from 24.05.2017.

Pokalübergabe am Sanderring

Einen Pokal haben sie schon in sicherer Verwahrung – nach drei Siegen als schnellstes Uni-Team beim Residenzlauf: Die Läuferinnen und Läufer aus dem Rudolf-Virchow-Zentrum. In diesem Jahr haben sie den vierten Sieg in Folge geschafft und damit einen neuen Pokal erhalten.