Career service counselors

EMBL Fellows’ Career Service launched

EMBL career advisors discuss the new portfolio of activities…

By Fabian Oswald

Lab Matters

Hannah Currant and public engagement diploma

Use your coding superpowers for good

Setting up a kids coding club - where to start…

By Oana Stroe

Lab Matters

EIPOD4 logo banner showing the 4 available tracks, research, industrial, clinical and academic.

EIPOD4: 2019 applications are open

EIPOD4 will prepare researchers for the increasing interdisciplinarity of scientific career paths…

By Josh Tapley

Lab Matters

Stock image of computer code. Coloured text on black screen.

Top tips for teaching yourself to code!

Overwhelmed as a biologist getting to grips with computer programming? EMBLers are here to help!…

By Josh Tapley

Lab Matters

EIPOD postdocs work together as part of the Corporate Summer School.

Science in industry

EMBL postdocs discover industry-led research opportunities at the Corporate Summer School…

By Guest author(s)


Studying the molecular features of ageing in human blood stem cells showed that as blood stem cells age, their sugar metabolism increases. IMAGE: Campbell Medical Illustration

Ageing is visible in the way cells use glucose

Researchers from EMBL and Heidelberg University unveil the molecular mechanisms of ageing…

By Iris Kruijen


Architectural comparison of the Chlamydomonas reinhardtii NPC (left) and the human NPC (right). IMAGE: Shyamal Mosalaganti/EMBL

Algal nuclear pore complex revealed

EMBL scientists reveal NPC architecture of algae…

By Berta Carreño


Depressed person against window with double helix superimposed - Genetic risk factors for depression

The genetic risk factors for depression

Is depression in your genes?…

By Oana Stroe


New research reveals that without cohesin (pictured here), the chromosomes in mouse liver cells still folded on the mega-base scale but didn’t form large-scale compartments

Chromosomes don’t need key protein for all their folds

New research reveals that two different mechanisms are responsible for chromosome folding…

By Sarah B. Puschmann


An artist’s representation of the shrinking holes and expanding pores that form in the nuclear membrane of cells during mitosis

Cells grow pores from shrinking holes

New research shows how pores form in the membrane that surrounds a cell’s nucleus…

By Sarah B. Puschmann



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