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Bridging artificial intelligence and the life sciences – launch of ELLIS Heidelberg

Researchers from all life science disciplines – from fundamental biological research to medical applications – generate immense datasets.…

By Mathias Jäger

Lab Matters

The image shows a larva of Platynereis dumerilii, a marine worm. The body of the worm is shown in grey. Muscle strands are coloured in red. The muscles of one individual strand are highlighted in different, brighter colours.

Muscular worm larva

The image shows a larva of Platynereis dumerilii, a marine worm. The image here was produced by Constantin Pape, a visiting predoctoral fellow in the…

By Mathias Jäger

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Finding your way around Platynereis dumerilii

EMBL researchers combine multiple datasets to develop expandable atlas of an entire…

By Marius Bruer



Annual Reception 2020: An evening with friends

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

By Marius Bruer


An in silico hope for biology: machine learning

How EMBL scientists are using machine learning to advance…

By Berta Carreño

Lab Matters

Anna Kreshuk

Welcome: Anna Kreshuk

New Heidelberg group leader creates tools to help biologists work faster and…

By Berta Carreño



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