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Coronavirus: Current measures for students, teachers and staff  10

Access to the campus 

The access via Satzinger Weg will remain closed until the end of May. From now on, entry by car is only possible with a valid...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/11/2020)

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STAT5 transcription factors activate brown adipose tissue thermogenesis as a way to counteract obesity  11

It sounds like an alternate version of Star Wars in which the dark side wins: brown fat defeats white fat. Specifically, the activation of brown...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/08/2020)

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P. plecoglossicidia Biofilm (grüne Färbung durch Syto®9 - lebende Bakterien, rote Färbung durch Propidiumiodid - tote Bakterien), Foto © Eva M. Wagner/Vetmeduni Vienna  12

Biofilms - an invisible threat to food safety  12

Biofilms are potential sources of contamination in the food industry. A recent study by the FFoQSI Competence Center at the Vetmeduni Vienna...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/06/2020)

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Bulle (Weißblauer Belgier), Foto © P. Van den Bossche  13

Adaptive architecture: a new concept for understanding adaptation processes  13

Most animal and plant traits are polygenic, meaning they are encoded by more than one gene, as genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have shown. A...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/02/2020)

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Siebenschläfer (Glis glis), Foto © Claudia Bieber/Vetmeduni Vienna  14

Lone rangers – why dormice are not as cuddly as they look  14

Animals may aggregate for various reasons, such as spatial resource distribution, for reasons of sexual selection and mating opportunities, or to...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/01/2020)

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