New car: ISAS drives with electric power

ISAS has got itself an eco-friendly vehicle: Of late, an e-Golf eases the daily commute between the two ISAS buildings in Dortmund located near the stadium and on the university campus.

Annual Report 2016 online

The ISAS Annual Report 2016 is available for download now.

Long Night of Sciences in Berlin

On 24 June, the Long Night of Sciences took place in Berlin. This year, ISAS for the first time opened its own doors at the Schwarzschildstraße for visitors.

ISAS scientists help search for new lung cancer drugs

Scientists from the Protein Dynamics group at ISAS recently helped to identify two potential drugs for lung cancer.

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.