A single roof at Berlin-Buch for scientists, doctors and patients

A joint press release by the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, and the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) From 2017, a new building will be constructed on the Berlin-Buch research campus that will unite several institutions under one roof. The Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) and Charité […]


Anyone who has tried to put a left glove on their right hand will not only have noticed that it doesn’t fit, they will also have encountered one of nature’s basic principles: chirality. It occurs all around us in the natural world and describes bodies, or even molecules, that cannot be superimposed on their mirror […]

New animal lab at the MDC

Construction on a new animal facility, the so-called In vivo Pathophysiology Laboratory (IPL) at the MDC, have started. The construction site is now being cleared of trees. The actual excavation will start most probably in March. In the IPL, we will be able to use cutting-edge technologies with a main focus on non-invasive or minimally […]

BIMSB construction site handed over

What seems to be only a small step in a construction project marks a giant leap for the Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology (BIMSB): The piece of land for the new 7-story building for the BIMSB on the central historical campus of the Humboldt University was handed over to the MDC officially on Monday, […]