Piezo1 mechanosensitive ion channels: What are they and why are they important

ME3T Lectures

Thursday, 12 September 2019, at 9.15 a.m. Prof. Dr. Boris Martinac Head of Mechanosensory Biophysics Laboratory Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Sydney, Australia


Under Pressure: Mechanobiology in Response to Confinement

ME3T Lectures

Thursday, 08 August 2019, at 10.15 a.m. Dr. Andrew Holle Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg

Seminar Room 304, MTI-1 Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy...

Hans-Richard-Winz-Award for Andreas Prescher

Congratulation to Andreas Prescher for obtaining the prestigious Hans-Richard-Winz-Award together with Paul Wagner for their landmark publication on "Aachen, Melaten. Der Friedhof des...

Optical Clearing and Imaging of Murine Tissue

ALMA Lectures on Advanced Microscopy

Team MOCA excels in the baseball tournament at Dukes Field in Barmen.

Campuslauf 2019

The victorious "ME3T your friends" team setting a difficult-to-beat standard for future ME3T contestants with first, second and third placings in the respective age categories.


Scouting for possible cooperation of ME3T with the Institut für Textiltechnik provides fascinating insights and delicious ice cream.

Digital Holographic Microscopy

ALMA Lectures on Advanced Microscopy

Discussion forum on "Cell stretcher: Design and applications"

30 experts from the UK, France, Finland and Germany with backgrounds in diverse life science disciplines and engineering convened at MOCA for two days of intense discussions on the latest developments...

Retirement of Ursula Wilhelm

It was with bags of gratitude that we said farewell to our highly esteemed co-worker Ursula Wilhelm who embarks on her new and exciting life as a retiree. We wish her all the best and will miss her.

Measuring Forces in Cell Monolayers

ALMA Lectures on Advanced Microscopy

„Fit im Job“

The jogging team at the MOCA also this year keep being very persistence to have a good work-health balance. Every Thursday, 11:30 sharp, members of the department meet to go jogging together and clear...