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 LOEWE Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F). Read more ...
Prof Thines elected member of Nomenclature Committee for Fungi
15.11.2014 Prof Thines is a new member of the highest-standing international institution which discusses the international rules applied to fungi.
On a safari through the genome – genes offer new insights into the distribution of giraffes
12.11.2014 A team from the LOEWE Biodiversity and Climate Research Center (BiK-F), in conjunction with the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, conducted a detailed analysis of these animals’ spatial distribution based on their genetic profile.