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Training Centre for Laboratory Assistants
Training Centre for Laboratory Assistants



Homesteads in smallholder agriculture at the Kavango river

Bacteria for Sustainable Use of Teak in Africa

A team from the University of Bremen has discovered bacteria whilst carrying out research in Africa that may help to cultivate the popular teak tree. That is an important contribution to more sustainable local use of the valuable timber.

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RESBIOS - new project under Horizon 2020 programme

The activities within the project will result in institutional changes in five key areas of RRI, e.g. social engagement, education, gender equality, open access, ethics.

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Home countries of the master students

Master Welcome Event

Freshers of all international master programs in the Faculty 2 Biology/ Chemistry 2 were given a warm welcome on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.

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ICYMARE 24.-27.09.2019 in Bremen

From 24 to 27 September 2019, the University of Bremen is hosting the first ICYMARE - International Conference for Young MArine REsearchers. The new international conference will bring together up to 300 participants and is a great opportunity to hear about as well as to discuss the latest research

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[Translate to English:] Foto Giglio Island (Italien)

Marine Biology Excursion to Giglio Island (Italy) in August/ September 2019

Students from Bremen University join an excursion to Isola del Giglio, Italy, to study the marine ecology of the Mediterranean. Read the daily posts written by the participants of the course!

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Open Campus 2019

Considerable interest in Biology and Chemistry

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Studierende mit Kindern| Beschäftigte mit Kindern|

First researcher, then mother - and what happens afterwards?

Special offer on the occasion of the International Women's Day on 8th March 2019: Exchange of experiences at the university for mothers (and fathers), organized by the team members of Starbios

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