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  • Leopoldina news 06|2017

    Content: Climate change and raw materials Further Topics: Leopoldina’s Class IV presentation and symposium: trust in sciencePartnership with South Korean academyNew German-Russian roadmap...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2017

    Content: Leopoldina’s annual assembly: New molecular genetic methods discussedFurther Topics: Symposium in science and society in dialogueDiscussion paper on drug development and our future...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2017

    Content: Leopoldina’s annual assembly to focus on genome editing Further Topics: Position paper on social media and science communicationLeopoldina Lecture and Class III Symposium explore...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2017

    Content: Evolution in schools and universities –  Leopoldina publishes statement on the principle of biological knowledge Further Topics: G7 and G20 Summits – Intense debate on statements...

  • Leopoldina news 02|2017

    Content: Global Health – G20 academies hand over recommendations to Chancellor Angela Merkel Further Topics: Leopoldina sparks public debate on human genome editing – new paper and...

  • Leopoldina news 01|2017

    Content: Future Prize goes to carbon concrete – German president Joachim Gauck honours Leopoldina member Manfred Curbach Further Topics: Innovation and risk-taking culture – Experts meet...

  • Leopoldina news 06|2016

    Content: The challenges posed by Agenda 2030 – the role of science in sustainable development Further Topics: Research for a peaceful society – Honours for Maggie Schauer and Thomas...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2016

    Content: The Sciences in Intercultural Dialogue ‒ Annual Assembly at the Leopoldina in Halle (Saale) Further Topics: Genome editing in Germany and Korea ‒ Joint symposium with partner...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2016

    Content: Current achievements in life sciences ‒ Lecture and Symposium in Class I Further Topics: Population-based longitudinal studies ‒ Academies publish recommendationsThe Sciences in...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2016

    Content: Digitisation in focus ‒ Research summit: Experts from science, politics and business discuss the challenges of the digital revolution Further Topics: European academies celebrate...

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    Content: Tracking down memory ‒ Interview with Nobel laureate Eric Kandel ML about prions, the Aplysia sea slug and more, Lecture on 27 May in Berlin Further Topics: How much outside help...

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    Content: Overview of the coming year at the Leopoldina  ─ 2016: Intercultural dialogue in the spotlight at the Annual Assembly; second research summit; advice on handling security-relevant...

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    Content: Looking into living cells - Chemistry Nobel laureate Stefan Hell gives this year’s Leopoldina Christmas Lecture Further Topics: Healthcare for asylum seekers: Academies publish...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2015

     

     

    Content: Symmetry and Asymmetry in Science and Art ─ Leopoldina Annual Assembly focuses on an interdisciplinary topic The opportunities and limits of genome editing ─ How to approach a new...

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    Content: Symmetry and asymmetry in science and art. The Leopoldina 2015 Annual Assembly in Halle in september Detect – understand – treat? Class III symposium – MedicineHow are environment...

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    Content: G7 academies advise the summit. Statements on the future of the oceans, neglected tropical diseases and antimicrobial resistance are handed to Chancellor Angela Merkel Statement by...

  • Leopoldina news 02|2015

     

     

    Content: Science academies advise the G7 summit in Elmau on the future of the oceans, antibiotic resistance and tropical diseases Interview: “We must continue promoting our topics”,...

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    Content: Synthetic Biology ─ Leopoldina and Allensbach publish study about the formation of public opinion on new research fields Policy Advice – Academies present statement on palliative...

  • Leopoldina news 06|2014

     

     

    Content: Personalised medicine - Academies present statement on the opportunities and challenges of new treatments and diagnosis methods Weizsäcker Award goes to Ferdi Schüth – Chemist will...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2014

     

     

    Content: Sensory systems in biology and engineering - Leopoldina 2014 Annual Assembly Report on tomorrow’s life science – Leopoldina discusses the challenges of OMICSBrain-machine...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2014

     

     

    Content: The ideal learning environment – Academies present statement on early childhood development Perception and control – Leopoldina Annual Assembly takes place in Rostock“The...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2014

     

     

    Content: The digital society in focus. On July 4, the Leopoldina invites visitors to the Long Night of Sciences How to deal with resistant pathogens. Workshops and conferences on antibiotic...

  • Leopoldina news 02|2014

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    Content: What does tomorrow’s research need? Interview with DFG President Peter Strohschneider An important part of the switch to renewables - Symposium on energy storageJournalists immerse...

  • Leopoldina news 01|2014

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    Content: Scientific advice for global challenges – Inaugural meeting of UN Scientific Advisory Board Colloquium in honour of former President Volker ter Meulen Lecture at Schloss...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2013

     

     

    Content: Federal President stresses importance of policy advice at Leopoldina’s Annual Assembly Four sessions with an interdisciplinary perspective and a very wide range of topics at the...

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    Content: Five years of advice for policymakers and society: President Jörg Hacker on the Leopoldina’s five-year jubilee as the German National Academy of Sciences Preview of Annual Assembly...

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    Content: G8 should put its weight behind research for new antibiotics - Fight against resistant pathogens is crucial / G-Science-Academies send recommendations to G8 summit in Lough Erne ...

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    Content: Resistance to antibiotics calls for new strategies - Publication of a joint statement by the Leopoldina and the Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg “I am not the only...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2012

     

     

    Content: Annual assembly focuses on global change Communicating risks: Statement of the Leopoldina and the French Académie des sciencesThe statement critical of bioenergy under discussion -...

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    Content: Leopoldina issues statement on the opportunities and limits of bioenergy New findings from the life sciences - The Leopoldina's Class II discussed a wide range of research topics...

  • Leopoldina news 02|2012

     

     

    Content: Leopoldina celebrates inauguration of new headquarters Leopoldina sponsor Berthold Beitz awarded the Emperor Leopold I MedalCooperation agreements signed with India and South...

  • Leopoldina news 01|2012

     

     

    Content: The Leopoldina has moved into its new headquarters Jules Hoffmann appointed member of the Académie françaiseArchive of digitalised tapesCooperation between the Leopoldina and the...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2011

     

     

    Content: Handover ceremony of the Leopoldina’s new headquarters Global exchange at the STS forum in Kyoto - High-profile meeting defined key areas for action on energy and world healthNew...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2011

     

     

    Special edition: Annual Assembly 2011 Content: Leopoldina Annual Assembly 2011 explored questions about life“There are plenty of topics on which policymakers need expert advice.” - In her...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2011

     

     

    Content: Leopoldina’s Goethe edition is now complete Energy- and research-policy recommendations following the events in Fukushima now available in EnglishPGD statement assists political...

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    Content: Topping-out ceremony for new headquarters - Refurbishment work on the distinguished building on the Jägerberg is due to be completed by the end of this year. Recommendations to the...

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    Content: Recommendations on preimplantation genetic diagnosis - Ad-hoc statement by the Leopoldina favours allowing this diagnostic procedure subject to strict conditions Ernst-Ludwig...

  • Leopoldina news 05|2010

     

     

    Content: Paper on genetic diagnostics examines the future of medicine - Academies’ recommendation met with a vigorous response and caused lively discussion on its presentation to the public...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2010

     

     

    Content: Millions towards the new Leopoldina headquarters Visit by Princess Sirindhorn - The heir to the Thai throne learned about science and policy consultancy at the LeopoldinaIPCC...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2010

     

     

    Content: Energy research as a lesson for policy advice Leopoldina President congratulates Chancellor on King Charles II MedalEASAC office based at the Leopoldina in HalleG8 + 5 Academies...

  • Leopoldina news 02|2010

     

     

    Content: Ceremonial handover of the office of President from Volker ter Meulen to Jörg Hacker, 26 February 2010, Halle

  • Leopoldina news 01|2010

     

     

    Content: Opening of Leopoldina's office with public debate, 16 December 2009 5th Annual Meeting of ASADI in Accra, Ghana, 9 - 11 November 2009IAP Conference on Biodiversity and IAP General...

  • Leopoldina news 08|2009

     

     

    Content: Leopoldina payed tribute to Svante Pääbo, evolutionary researcher and founder of molecular archaeology  20th General Meeting of “The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World”...

  • Leopoldina news 07|2009

     

     

    Content: The Leopoldina Senate elects Jörg Hacker as the new President of the Academy and selects further members for the Presidium Biennial Assembly of the Leopoldina, Halle (Saale), 2-4...

  • Leopoldina news 06|2009

     

     

    Content: Leopoldina and Stifterverband pay tribute to Jens Reich Second Sino-German Symposium on Nanotechnology, Münster 28-29 July 2009

  • Leopoldina news 05|2009

     

     

    Content: „Climate Change and Infectious Diseases“ , a joint symposium held on 26 – 28 May 2009 by the Leopoldina together with the Indian National Science Academy, the Alfried Krupp...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2009

     

     

    Content: 315 days of being the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina to receive 15,7 million euro out of the Konjunkturpaket II ( Economic Stimulus Package II)

  • Leopoldina news 03|2009

     

     

    Content: G8+5 Academies’ Meeting in Italy Joint Academy Initiative on Ageing in Germany presents its recommendations to the President of the Federal Republic of GermanyLeopoldina’s...

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    Content: Leopoldina’s international activities

  • Leopoldina news 01|2009

     

     

    Content: Members’ General Assembly on December 9, 2008 Joint Academy Initiative on Fertility and Social DevelopmentLeopoldina’s international activitiesNew Vice-Senators 2008

  • Leopoldina news 08|2008

     

     

    Content: Nobel Prize in Medicine 2008 awarded to Harald zur Hausen Leopoldina-Meeting “From Nanoscience to Biomedicine”New Vice-Senators 2008

  • Leopoldina news 07|2008

     

     

    Content: Human Rights Committee der Leopoldina and new senators 2008

  • Leopoldina news 06|2008

     

     

    Content: Ceremony on July 14, 2008 in Halle and Membership of the Leopoldina in the German Commission for UNESCO

  • Leopoldina news 05|2008

     

     

    Content: Extraordinary Meeting of the Senate on June 4, 2008 in Halle and Meeting of the Presidia of the Académie des sciences and the Leopoldina in Strasbourg

  • Leopoldina news 04|2008

     

     

    Content: Combating the threat of zoonotic infections

  • Leopoldina news 02|2008

     

     

    Content: The Leopoldina is Germany's National Academy of Sciences and The Leopoldina became member of the InterAcademy Panel

  • Leopoldina news 01|2008

     

     

    Content: Spokesperson ballot 2008

  • Leopoldina news 05|2007

     

     

    Content: “Germany sets up national academy of sciences” − News in Brief aus Nature 450, p. 470 “Better late than never” − Editorial aus Nature 450, p. 458 (2007)“Germany Finally Picks a...

  • Leopoldina news 04|2007

     

     

    Content (German): Wissenschaftler und Politiker verstärken in Brüssel ihre Zusammenarbeit auf europäischer Ebene Besuch des Leopoldina-Präsidenten Volker ter Meulen ML beim Präsidenten des...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2007

     

     

    Content: Impact of migration on infectious diseases in Europe (Statement)

  • Leopoldina news 02|2007

    Content: Statement on tackling antibacterial resistance in Europe

     

     

  • Leopoldina news 01|2007

     

     

    Content: Statement on Stem Cell Research in Germany by the Presidium of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina Joint science academies’ statement on growth and responsibility:...

  • Leopoldina news 03|2008

     

     

    Content: Opportunities and Challenges of Vaccination. Recommendations of the Presidium of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina

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