FMS Research Center

Dr. Gerard Roelfes has been awarded a NWO award VICI grant

Dr. Gerard Roelfes, associate professor in the University of Groningen and member of the FMS, has been awarded a VICI grant of EUR 1.5 milion by The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO). The VICI grants are individual grants awarded to ‘outstanding senior researchers who have successfully demonstrated the ability to develop their own innovative lines of research, […]

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The research of Gerard Roelfes in Kennislink

The research of Gerard Roelfes, associate professor in the University of Groningen and member of the FMS Research Center, is highlighted this week in an article in Kennislink (in Dutch). The article entitled ‘What nature can not do with DNA, but we can’ describes the research performed in Roelfes group with DNA-based catalysis. […]

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Publication in Angewandte Chemie for Jan van Hest group

Researchers in Jan van Hest group, in collaboration with colleagues from the University of Bordeaux, have developed an artificial cell containing organelles that perform different steps of a chemical reaction. More information in Dutch can be found here and in the article ‘Plastic komt tot leven’ in the Kennislink website. Link to the article in Angewandte […]

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Interview with Prof. Ben Feringa in Kennislink

Ben Feringa, profesor at the University of Groningen and member of the FMS Research Center, talks about his passion for chemistry in the Kennislink website. This interview is part of the theme page ‘Leven bouwen met moleculen‘ (‘Build life with molecules’), page dedicated to functional molecular systems. You can read the interview here (only in […]

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