News and Positions
The Institute of Medical Psychology welcomes Prof. Dr. Luciana Besedovsky!
Prof. Dr. Besedovsky comes to us from the Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioural Neurobiology in Tübingen. Her work concerns the intersection of sleep and the immune system, thus strengthening our research in the area of the circadian clock and sleep. Welcome, Luciana!
Maria Robles named as new EMBO Young Investigator
Maria Robles wins manuscript competition at the HUPO Connect 2020
The 19th Human Proteome Organization World Congress "HUPO Connect 2020" took place on 19-22 October – this year in an online format. Part of the rich scientific program was the Early Career Researcher Manuscript Competition "Proteomics highlight of the year" offering young researchers a platform to present their work. In the finals, three scientists presented their publications and a committee of experts evaluated their talks. Institute of Medical Psychology and BMC scientist Maria Robles was awarded the first prize for her work on circadian rhythms (title of the publication in Science: Sleep-wake cycles drive daily dynamics of synaptic phosphorylation).