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Map showing institutes involved with EMBL in Twinning projects

EMBL shares expertise with four European institutes

Three international teams involving EMBL Heidelberg have been granted funding from the European Commission for three Twinning projects with institutes in Portugal and the Czech Republic.

By Marius Bruer

Lab Matters

annual-reception-2020

Annual Reception 2020: An evening with friends

Annual Reception celebrates EMBL’s achievements in 2019 and explores its way ahead

By Marius Bruer

Events

Edith Heard wins L’Oréal–UNESCO Award

EMBL Director General recognised alongside four other exceptional women in the life sciences

By Edward Dadswell

Lab Matters

SPEN protein (green) in living cells. Credit: François Dossin

How females shut off their second X chromosome

Scientists provide important new insights into the molecular basis of X-inactivation

By Mehdi Khadraoui

Science

Edith’s inauguration

Edith Heard is inaugurated as EMBL Director General

By Guest author(s)

Events

Edith Heard and Jean-Eric Paquet

Diverse and united: Science in Europe

Edith Heard and Jean-Eric Paquet discuss the future of European science

By Edward Dadswell

Lab Matters

Edith and Iain in conversation

The current and previous Directors General discuss what it means to lead an organisation like EMBL

By Edward Dadswell

Lab Matters

Guest looking at a panel at the REMIX exhibition produced for the European Researchers’ Night 2018

Advancing science and new perspectives

On 20 February, over 250 local supporters and friends met Edith Heard to celebrate a successful year

By Patrick Mueller

Events

EMBL's new Director General, Edith Heard.

Edith Heard starts as Director General of EMBL

On January 1 2019, Edith Heard takes up the position of EMBL’s Director General

By Emma Steer

Lab Matters

In this image of developing cells, fluorescent molecules reveal DNA (blue), part of the X chromosomes (red), and the Xist RNA (white). The green colour shows a region of the cells’ nuclei called the nuclear lamina. IMAGE: Mikael Attia and Edith Heard/Institut Curie

The scientific origins of Edith Heard

EMBL’s next Director General reflects on the questions that drive her research

By Guest author(s)

Science

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