UniCat News - December 2016 & January 2017

New Chemistry Lab for Start-ups

Wed. 25 January 2017

The Inkulab – a laboratory container system, fully equipped with a ventilation system, and laboratory and safety facilities – was inaugurated at the TU Berlin’s Charlottenburg Campus. It provides tailor-made infrastructure for start-ups working in the natural sciences.

Vibrant insight

Thu. 12 January 2017

New joint paper by Driess and Hildebrandt in Angewandte Chemie. The first S-oxygenated [NiFe] complex is a structural and vibrational spectroscopic model for the S-oxygenated active site of the NAD+-reducing [NiFe] hydrogenase from Ralstonia eutropha.

Photo Gallery online

Fri. 06 January 2017

The photo gallery of UniCat’s New Year’s Reception and 10th BIG-NSE Workshop is online.

Nanomaterial-Based Biosensors for Health Care

Wed. 14 December 2016

Upon receiving grants from EU and Marie Curie Actions, Dr. Zeynep Altintas moved to Berlin University of Technology to conduct multidisciplinary projects in close collaboration with UniCat.

Leopoldina Medal of Merit for Bärbel Friedrich

Tue. 13 December 2016

Microbiologist Prof. Bärbel Friedrich and former member of UniCat has been awarded the Medal of Merit of the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina.

Research Highlight

Mon. 05 December 2016

Biosynthesis of the metal carbonyl in the catalytic center of ...

Research Highlight

Fri. 02 December 2016

A New Domain of Reactivity for High-Valent Dinuclear [M(µ-O)2M’] Complexes in Oxidation Reactions

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