Dr. Kerstin Mehnert
Dr. Kerstin Mehnert
Scientific Coordinator
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Double the stress slows down evolution

December 06, 2018
Bacteria evolve resistance to antibiotics more slowly if they also have to defend themselves against predators [more]

New training model supports research careers for doctors in evolutionary medicine

November 05, 2018
DFG funds programme for "Clinical Researchers in Evolutionary Medicine" at the Faculty of Medicine at Kiel University (CAU) with close to two million Euros. [more]
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A step towards biological warfare with insects?

October 04, 2018
A project by a research agency of the US Department of Defense could easily be misused for developing biological weapons [more]
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Egg cell seeks sperm

October 01, 2018
Female gametes prefer sperm with different immune genes [more]
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Climate change: those who wait pay more

July 02, 2018
The best protection against my unforeseeable small-scale disasters is to take immediate action [more]

In memory of Martin Kalbe

May 07, 2018
The Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology is mourning its longtime employee, colleague and friend Martin Kalbe. [more]
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Genetic predisposition for leprosy identified in Europeans

May 02, 2018
The first case-control study on medieval genetic material provides new insights into historical epidemics and their possible effects on current inflammatory diseases. [more]
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