Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine 2021: Learnings From Chili, Wasabi and Menthol
One sense is shared by all living organisms: Touch. David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian share the Nobel Prize in Medicine/Physiology 2021 for their discoveries of receptors for touch and temperature.
Open Source Hardware: The Benefit of Sharing Knowledge
The use of open source hardware, the publication of data on physical objects, is expanding. Lindau Alumnus Lukas Winter is very involved in this issue.
Incubator for Innovative Ideas
2018 Lindau Alumna Martine Abboud has founded a start-up that equips entrepreneurs with business skills.
When Support Replaces Competition
Crowdfight connects researchers worldwide for support to answer scientific questions.
How Auction Theory Could Help Distribute Vaccines Equitably Across the World
When auctions are well-designed, they benefit everyone, including the bidders and the auctioneers. Maybe a way to distribute vaccines worldwide?
The Nobel-Winning Research That Helped Us Mount an Effective Pandemic Response
Within a short period of time several vaccines against COVID-19 have been developed. Based on research that was awarded with the Nobel Prize.
The Intricate Workings of the Human Brain
The human brain is a enormously complex organ. Some of its functions were discussed during #LINO70 in two sessions.
Cancer and Infections
The connection between cancer and viruses, bacteria and parasites was discussed in two Agora Talks during #LINO70.
From Insects to Fighting Cancer: There’s More to Immunity Than Vaccines
Immunity became a hot topic within the last year. Two Nobel Laureates presented their research about this subject during #LINO70.
The Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine 2019 and 2020
Three of the Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine from the years 2019 and 2020 entered the Lindau stage for the first time.
Medicine of the 21st Century: Tailoring Treatment to Each Patient
With the advent of precision treatments and genome editing, we are on the brink of another revolution in medicine. Two Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Aaron Ciechanover and Ben L. Feringa, discussed the next wave of technologies for treating patients during their Agora Talk.
Science is Everywhere! #LINO70 Panel Discussion About Pandemics
The 70th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting got off to a great start with the “Corona and Emerging Pandemics” panel discussion.