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Science Academies submit three statements for G7 Summit

How can biodiversity decline be reversed, how can greenhouse gas emissions be reduced to net zero, and how can health data be internationally ... More

Leopoldina advocates free access to gene databases for researchers

Genetic information can be rapidly decoded using high-throughput methods and made available in openly accessible Digital Sequence Information (DSI)... More
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Coronavirus: National holidays and turn of the year offer chance to contain the pandemic

The current situation is highly precarious and threatens to deteriorate further. Despite the partial lockdown, which ... More

Recommendations for fair and regulated access to a COVID-19 vaccine

The first COVID-19 vaccines could be authorised as early as the start of 2021. ... More

Pandemics: Emergence, Spread, Containment

There have always been pandemics: The plague and the Spanish flu with millions of deaths, later AIDS… More about the topic
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Leopoldina appeals to federal and state governments

Since the end of July, the number of new infections with the coronavirus has been on the rise again in Germany.... More

Academies call for prompt action to protect and increase biodiversity in the agricultural landscape

The biodiversity in Germany's agricultural landscape has declined considerably in recent years, even in nature reserves. In their ... More
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