Press Releases

Tuberculosis vaccine passes safety test
The tuberculosis vaccine candidate VPM1002, developed by Max Planck researcher Stefan Kaufmann and his team, is equally safe in newborns with and without HIV exposure, according to the results of a new clinical trial.

Stefan Hell elected to the Order Pour le mérite
The association recognizes the Nobel laureate in chemistry and director of the institute for his special services to science. Admission to the order is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed on researchers or artists in Germany. (in German)

Founding Ceremony of the Max Planck Institute for Multidisciplinary Sciences
On January 1, 2022, the former Max Planck Institutes (MPI) for Biophysical Chemistry and of Experimental Medicine in Göttingen merged to form our new institute. Last Friday, we celebrated the foundation with high-ranking guests from politics, industry, and science. (in German)

News & Multimedia

We are creating a biotope
Landscaper Ulrich Küneke explains the idea behind the BioDiversum and presents three of the measures: a renaturalized central area, the flowering meadows, and the pond.

Corona research at the institute
Several groups have launched projects to help manage the corona pandemic.

The MPI-NAT - Understanding the world with basic research
The MPI-NAT brings the disciplines of physics, chemistry, biology, and biomedicine together under the same roof. This way, we link basic research in the natural sciences with medical research. With such a broad setup, we can address the most urgent scientific questions of the 21st century. (in German)

Upcoming Seminars

Scientific Seminar: Towards molecular complexity in interstellar ices; marrying laboratory and computational astrochemistry

Prof. Thanja Lamberts
Aug 17, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
Max-Planck-Institut für Multidisziplinäre Naturwissenschaften (MPI-NAT, Faßberg-Campus), Room: Large seminar room, Fassberg Campus

MPI-Nat Seminar Series: Nanofluidics - seeing is believing

Aleksandra Radenovic
Nov 22, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
Max-Planck-Institut für Multidisziplinäre Naturwissenschaften (MPI-NAT, Faßberg-Campus), Room: Large seminar room

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