6th December 2012 – Leibniz Prize 2013 for BMLS director Ivan Dikic.In recognition of his fundamental contribution to decrypting the Ubiquitin code, Ivan Dikic is to receive the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2013, Germany`s most prestigious scientific award. The award is funded and presented by the German Research Foundation (DFG). It is the research price with the highest endowment worldwide and comes with a grant of 2.5 M €. Read German Press Release or English Press Release.
27th August 2012 - Renaming of the Institute is celebrated in a festive ceremony. As a sign of gratitude to the Frankfurt businessmann and patron Dr. h.c. Josef Buchmann, the Institute has been named Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences. Download German press release or fact sheet. For photos, please contact the BMLS office.