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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

Researchers uncover multiple adaptations to temperature in birds and mammals

15.01.2016 Understanding the different ways organisms can adapt to environmental temperatures is central to understanding how they will respond to climate change. ...Read more