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Chatting coordinates heterogeneity

07/26/2017 | Bacterial communication

Chatting coordinates heterogeneity

Bacterial populations can, under certain conditions, react in a coordinated manner to chemical messages produced by a minority of their members, as a new theoretical study carried out by LMU biophysicists shows.

Butter for my honey

07/25/2017 | Symbiosis

Butter for my honey

Textbooks tell us that, in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbioses, the host plant supplies its fungal symbionts solely with sugars, in return for inorganic nutrients. New findings by LMU researchers now show that lipids are also on the menu.

Probing the pores in membrane vesicles

07/21/2017 | Pharmacology

Probing the pores in membrane vesicles

Ion channels in the membrane vesicles that mediate intracellular protein transport play a crucial role in cell physiology. A method developed by an LMU team now allows them to be studied with greater specificity than ever before.

The goldsmith’s tomb

07/21/2017 | New Kingdom Egypt

The goldsmith’s tomb

LMU Egyptologist Julia Budka is studying the impact of intercultural contacts in Ancient Egypt. Her excavations in Sudan have uncovered a tomb dating to around 1450 BC on the island of Sai in the Nile.

Simplifying surveillance Foto: ra2-studio / fotolia.com

07/20/2017 | Social media

Simplifying surveillance

The controversial Snap Map app enables Snapchat users to track their friends. This is the latest in a series of monitoring tools to be built on social media platforms. A new LMU study assesses the benefits and risks associated with their use.

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