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26
Aug 2020
  • Paper

Making enzymes fit for industrial applications

Ang.Chem.: Bacterial enzymes are often powerful but also very sensitive catalysts. To call up their performance, they therefore need a special...

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25
Aug 2020
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Challenges in the development of electrocatalysts

Ang.Chem.: Efficient catalysts are crucial for energy conversion. However, findings from basic research rarely make it into practice at present.

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19
Aug 2020
  • Event

RESOLV presents business incubator

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Ruhr-Konferenz exchanged views - the RUB was present with the new incubator for chemical start-ups Start4Chem...

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17
Aug 2020
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New kind of interaction discovered in hydrogen-producing enzymes

PNAS: In hydrogenase enzymes, the transports of protons and electrons have been considered to be separate events until now. However, coupling is the...

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17
Aug 2020
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#ASKTHEAUTHOR: HOW DRIVING FORCE, SUBSTITUENTS, AND ENVIRONMENT INFLUENCE THE TUNNELING RATES IN SEMIBULLVALENES

'Chemistry - A European Journal' asked 3 questions to solvation scientists Elsa Sanchez-Garcia (University of Duisburg-Essen) and Wolfram Sander (RUB)...

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12
Aug 2020
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Selective conversion of reactive lithium compounds made possible

Ang.Chem.: Until now, unwanted by-products have always been produced during the reactions. The catalyst opens up new applications.

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28
Jul 2020
  • Award

Continuous biomarker monitoring for personalised medicine

Tiny drops of blood are expected to provide millions of data points for big-data analysis in personalised medicine. In order to expand this concept,...

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27
Jul 2020
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Water molecules are gold for nanocatalysis

ACS Cat.: Some catalysts show remarkable high activity. Thanks to water.

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