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Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F) 

Biodiversity loss and climate change are among today's great challenges. To understand them and their close and numerous interactions, science has to address and bridge both processes. This interdisciplinary scientific research is the aim of the Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F).
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5.-7.10. Recomb Comparative Genomics 2015 (Review)

01.10.2015 The increasing amount of genome-related data is a fruitful source for biological research, but requires efficient computational tools and a close cooperation between the contributing disciplines. Leading researchers in the mathematical, computational and life sciences me at the BiK-F institute to discuss cutting edge research in comparative genomics. ...Read more

Mountain uplift explains differences in Palaeogene patterns of mammalian evolution and extinction between North America and Europe

30.07.2015 See here for english Press release: ...Read more