23/10/2020 | Guido Grossmann is the new head of the Institute for Cell and Interaction Biology at HHU. Read his interview!
22/10/2020 | CEPLAS members from UoC and MPIPZ published new insights into how plants protect themselves from microbial invaders.
21/10/2020 | Postdoctoral researcher Yugander Arra explains why he investigates SWEETs to fight rice diseases.
21/10/2020 | Alice Pajoro receives a CEPLAS external fellows grant to support the collaboration in a project in the context of research area 1.
30/10/2020, 14:00 | Event | Online event | Speaker: Dr. Alisandra Denton, Dr. Urte Schlüter, Dr. Marion Eisenhut
03/11/2020, 18:00 | Public Event | Organisiert vom Kompetenzfeld "Food Security"
10/11/2020, 18:00 | Public Event | Organisiert vom Kompetenzfeld "Food Security"
17/11/2020, 18:00 | Public Event | Organisiert vom Kompetenzfeld "Food Securing"
The Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences (CEPLAS) is a joint initiative of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf (HHU), University of Cologne (UoC), Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research Cologne (MPIPZ) and Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZJ). In CEPLAS scientists are developing innovative strategies for sustainable plant production and the promotion of early career researchers.
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