Statement on the
amendment WissZeitVG

Statement by the undersigned professional societies in the natural and life sciences on the planned amendment to the law on temporary contracts in the sciences
(Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz- WissZeitVG)

Otto-Warburg-Medaille for Johannes Buchner

In recognition of his fundamental contributions to protein structure formation and the role of chaperones, Prof Dr Johannes Buchner was awarded the 2024 Otto Warburg Medal of the GBM.

Katharina Höfer received Otto Mayerhof Prize

Dr Katharina Höfer from the Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology received the Otto Meyerhof Prize of the Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM e.V.) at the 75th Mosbach Kolloquium of the GBM.