• World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2021

    Antibiotics are the heart of health

    Antibiotics have revolutionised medicine and saved millions of lives in the past 8 decades.…

  • "Den körpereigenen Schutzschild aktivieren" — Prof. H. Brötz-Oesterhelt was a guest of the regional newspaper

    Our TRR261-CellMAP Spokesperson, Prof. Heike Brötz-Oesterhelt, was a guest of the week in the Newspaper Schwäbisches Tagblatt .

    The interview concerned following topics: how we deal…

  • Nadine Ziemert elected as VAAM Division Spokesperson. Congratulations!

    Nadine Ziemert has been elected as Division Spokesperson of the VAAM division “Biology of Bacterial Natural Product Producers.”


  • New paper! Activation and Identification of a Griseusin Cluster in Streptomyces sp. CA-256286 by Employing Transcriptional Regulators and Multi-Omics Methods

    Streptomyces are well-known producers of a range of different secondary metabolites, including antibiotics and other bioactive compounds. Recently, it has been demonstrated…

  • New publication! Contribution of the Clp Protease to Bacterial Survival and Mitochondrial Homoeostasis.

    Fast adaptation to environmental changes ensures bacterial survival, and proteolysis represents a key cellular process in adaptation. The Clp protease system is a multi-component machinery responsible…

  • New paper! Host Defense Peptides: Dual Antimicrobial and Immunomodulatory Action

    The rapid rise of multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacteria has once again caused bacterial infections to become a global health concern. Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs), also known as host defense peptides…

  • New publication! An Integrated Workflow for Enhanced Taxonomic and Functional Coverage of the Mouse Faecal Metaproteome

    The intestinal microbiota plays a key role in shaping host homeostasis by regulating metabolism, immune responses and behaviour. Its dysregulation has been associated with metabolic, immune and neuropsychiatric…

  • International Antibiotic CellMAP Symposium in Bensberg 4.-6. October 2021

    TRR-members and TRR-guests enjoyed to meet in person in the Kardinal-Schulte-Haus in Bensberg, Bergisch Gladbach.  Over eighty participants at the conference venue and over thirty online-participants…

  • Science Day 2021

    Science Day 2021

    Our TRR261-Speaker Prof. Dr. Heike Brötz-Oesterhelt and Prof. Dr. Andreas Peschel (also TRR261-Member) held a great talk "The microbiome, antibiotic…

  • Workshop on RNA-seq Data Analysis (20. September, 2021, zoom)

    We would like to thank Prof. Dr. Kay Nieselt and Theresa Harbig for the very interesting Workshop on RNA-seq Data Analysis. The analysis of the cellular transcriptome, which is continously changing,…