Leibniz Prizes 2016: DFG honors 10 researchers
EurekAlert (press release)
Seven past prizewinners have subsequently received the Nobel Prize: 1988 Professor Dr. Hartmut Michel (Chemistry), 1991 Pro-fessor Dr. Erwin Neher and Professor Dr. Bert Sakmann (Medicine), 1995 Professor Dr. Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (Medicine), ...
Chatting with a Neuron
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Developed by a group of researchers around Bert Sakmann and Erwin Neher (Göttingen/Germany 1976), the patch-clamp technique enables researchers to “chat” with neurons. It creates a connection between the neuron and the researcher, a pathway on ...
Two Nobel Prize gold medals sell within days of the other
... with colleagues Andrew Fielding Huxley and John Carew Eccles, hypothesized the existence of ion channels on cell membranes, a concept which took over 20 years to confirm; that confirmation earned Erwin Neher and Bert Sakmann the 1991 Nobel Prize.
Keller @ Large: Charleston Massacre An Act Of Terrorism
BOSTON (CBS) – I've been hearing some voices referring to the horrendous massacre in Charleston, South Carolina as an act of “terrorism,” and I think it fits just fine. Some think terrorism only applies to violence with a political or religious ...