Interdisciplinary Neuromuscular Symposium

On 9 and 10 June, the first Interdisciplinary Neuromuscular Symposium (NMS) took place at ISAS Campus.

iF Design Award for the ISAS Annual Report

After winning prizes for our Corporate Design and our new website in 2016, ISAS has now been awarded another prize for the Annual Report 2015. The report gets the renowned iF Design Award 2017, one of the most important international design prizes.

Researchers find new gene for hereditary muscle weakness

Together with colleagues from Newcastle and Munich, ISAS researchers have identified a gene that might be responsible for a muscle disease (congenital muscle dystrophy, CMD). The results of this work have recently been published in the „American Journal for Human Genetics“ (online).

New insights into platelet activation

In a new study in the journal "Blood", ISAS scientists again looked into the process of platelet activation. This time they focused on the dynamic signalling cascades that take place during the first seconds after activation.

Kickoff meeting of the Smart Data & Data Analytics group

On 23 November the Smart Data & Data Analytics group of the CPS.Hub NRW met at ISAS Campus in Dortmund.

6th Symposium on Structural Proteomics (6SSP)

On 17 and 18 November, the 6th Symposium on Structural Proteomics (6SSP) took place in Dortmund.

2nd Lipidomics Forum at ISAS

From November 13 to 15 the second Lipidomics Forum took place at ISAS Campus in Dortmund.

Falling Walls in Berlin

After the Falling Walls Conference, the DFG organised a visit to Berlin Adlershof for some of the participants on 10 November. Two of the groups visited ISAS Berlin.

Second award for ISAS design

After the Red Dot Award, ISAS has now won a second prize for its design: This time, we received the "Annual Multimedia Award 2017" in silver for the institute’s website.

„Cancer Moonshot‘‘: ISAS extends its international research network

In the scope of the "Cancer Moonshot" initiative launched by US Vice President Joe Biden, ISAS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with several leading research institutions in North America.