New promising target for diabetes treatment

One hundred years after the discovery of insulin and fifty years after that of the insulin receptor, researchers have now discovered a novel - and druggable - insulin inhibitory receptor, named inceptor.

Size of helium nucleus measured more precisely than ever before

Joint press release of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and Paul Scherrer Institute PSI In experiments at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI, an international research collaboration has measured the radius of the atomic nucleus of helium five times more precisely than ever before.

How do human behaviours impact wildlife movements?

In a Perspective piece published today in One Earth journal, an international team including Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin researchers Arash Ghoddousi and Tobias Kuemmerle introduce the term ‘anthropogenic resistance’ to better recognize and estimate the impacts of human behaviors on wildlife movem

Change of course on the journey to the island of stability

Joint press release of GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung, Helmholtz Institut Mainz, and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz in Collaboration with Lund University An international research team succeeded in gaining new insights into the artificially produced superheavy element flerovium,