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Mathias Jäger

Mathias Jäger has a PhD in astronomy and a passion for science communication. This brought him from the macro to the microworld.

mathias.jaeger@embl.de

Articles by Mathias Jäger

Ring of fire

This image has been composed from thousands of individual super-resolution microscopy images. It was created by Markus Mund in the Ries Group.

By Mathias Jäger

Picture of the week

Skittles for science

What might also be an artistic representation of a scattered bowl of Skittles is actually a 3D reconstruction of a high-pressure frozen HeLa cell.

By Mathias Jäger

Picture of the week

Tumour takeover

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women. It is so deadly because tumours often return after successful cancer treatment. This recurrence is caused by individual dormant cancer cells remaining inside the breast. These cells can develop into active cancer cells months or years after recovery.  To study breast cancer, researchers […]

By Mathias Jäger

Picture of the week

Launching proteins

What looks like a photo-series of an explosive eruption are actually uptaking proteins, captured by Markus Mund from the Ries Group at EMBL Heidelberg. The images were made in an attempt to learn how the different proteins that take up molecules into the cells via endocytosis – the cellular process in which substances are brought […]

By Mathias Jäger

Picture of the week

EMBL co-develops new method that could facilitate cancer diagnosis

Researchers have developed a cheaper and faster method to check for genetic differences in individual cells

By Mathias Jäger

Science

Innovative method delivers new insights into the stem cell microenvironment

Researchers have developed new methods to reveal the 3D-organisation of bone marrow at a single cell level

By Mathias Jäger

Science

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