26/07/2021 | In the new Planter's Punch, Postdoc Jan Buchmann (HHU) explains what family business has in common with genes, genomes and genetics.
12/07/2021 | Three CEPLAS members received awards for their creative concepts at the Ideas Competition of the Center for Entrepreneurship Düsseldorf (CEDUS).
01/07/2021 | CEPLAS member Maria von Korff Schmising has been elected as a member of the ‘Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften’ Leopoldina.
21/08/2021 | Public Event | Women scientists talk to the general public about their work.
28/10/2021 | Public Event | Presentation with following discussion, Speaker: Urs Niggli, Petra Kluger, Matias Zurbriggen
11/11/2021 - 12/11/2021 | Save the Date!
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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