Press reviews

Press reviews

Press reviews

Mar 2020 | Corona Virus origin: doubts about bat and pangolin as carriers

Mar 2020 | Honeybees as drug investigators – FAZ reports on Andreas Vilcinskas (LOEWE-ZIB and LOEWE-TBG) and the versatile application possibilities of the insects

July 2020 | dpa-article on the current UN report on the illegal trade in wild animals and plants

August 2020 | Island of Methuselah. Researchers have deciphered the tuatara’s genetic makeup. These primordial animals once emerged from a catastrophe. Now they could help us understand why we age (article with quotations from Dr. Stefan Prost, TBG, in the print edition of “Der Spiegel”, No. 34 of 14.08.2020; in German)

August 2020 | The tuatara – a living fossil (article with quotations from Dr. Stefan Prost, TBG, at Wissenschaft.de under ” Picture of the week”; in German)

July 2020 | Article in the NZZ am Sonntag on the discussion about wild animal markets and their role in the corona pandemic (with comments by Dr. Stefan Prost, TBG; in German)

August 2020 | Why do you have eye color? (Interview with Dr. Carola Greve, LOEWE-TBG laboratory manager, on the occasion of the 100th birthday of the British biochemist and DNA specialist Rosalind Franklin – Die Sendung mit der Maus – Lach- und Sachgeschichten zum Hören. Under: Podcast 60 Min, starting at minute 41:33, in German)

July 2020 | Evolutionary geneticist and LOEWE-TBG speaker Prof. Axel Janke in the television programme “hallo hessen” of Hessischer Rundfunk about his research at the Senckenberg Institute and the biodiversity of mammals (starting at minute 39:48, in German)

July 2020 | dpa-article on the current UN report on the illegal trade in wild animals and plants (with quotation from Dr. Stefan Prost, TBG, published among others in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, in German)

July 2020 | With the backpack lab into the jungle – portable PCR and sequencing devices revolutionize genomic field studies (article by Dr. Stefan Prost, TBG, in “Laborjournal”, in German)

June 2020 | Honeybees as drug investigators – FAZ reports on Andreas Vilcinskas (LOEWE-ZIB and LOEWE-TBG) and the versatile application possibilities of the insects (summary of the article and link to the FAZ Plus page on the ProLOEWE website, in German) 

April 2020 | Corona Virus origin: doubts about bat and pangolin as carriers (Stefan Prost of LOEWE-TBG expresses himself in a contribution of science.ORF.at in German)

May 2018 | Tausende Genome entziffern (Bioökonomie.de)

March 2020 | Sequenziere, wer kann (transkript.de)