ERC Starting Grant awarded to Greifswalder Biochemist

Junior Professor Matthias Höhne from the University of Greifswald has been awarded a “Starting Grant” from the European Research Council (ERC). He teaches and researches at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences’ Institute of Biochemistry. Together with his research group, he discovers and improves new proteins, which are used as biocatalysts for chemical reactions. […]

Biocat Poster Prize 2016

Congratulations to our very own Laura Leemans (ESR1) and Nicolás Ríos-Lombardía of Entrechem for bagging the Biocat Poster Prize 2016 during the Biocat 2016 Conference in Hamburg, Germany! More about the Biocat 2016 conference and the Poster Prize here. Image source:

Recruitment Event

Out of the 460 job applications that the Biocascades project received, we were able to narrow the best candidates and invited 15 candidates to vie for the ESR positions. The candidates were invite to participate in the Biocascades recruiting event at TU Hamburg-Harburg in Germany last March 3, 2015. We conducted parallel sessions, where the […]

Biocascades Kick-off Meeting

The Biocascades Project started the project with a Kick-off meeting in sunny Barcelona, Spain, last January 25, 2015. This is the first time where all the project partners would be meeting the whole consortium, so it is very important to have an informal (spontaneous) gathering the night before the meeting proper. All principal investigators of […]