The garlic group, the foundation of GENAWIF, and the farewell from the RWTH Aachen

April 27, 2022
The founding of GENAWIF is tightly linked to the history of the so called „garlic group“ which did its research in the plant physiology department at the RWTH Aachen university. Recently, the garlic group said good bye due to the


April 1, 2022
The course „Symbiotecture“ is offered by the Institute of Building Technology at RWTH Aachen University and is aimed at students of architecture and biology. The aim is to design building concepts that use plants as an integral part of the

A Marketplace to rent or borrow laboratory infrastructure?

März 17, 2022
Our Association ist still quite young, however, it was important for us to have the opportunity to workin our own labs to lettheory and practice do the trick inevaluating new ideas. But what if we weremissing special equipment that we

Review of the participation at the WFMG – Branchentreffpunkt für Getränke und Lebensmittelwirtschaft 

Februar 10, 2022
On January 27th we participated at the Branchentreffpunkt für Getränke und Lebensmittelwirtschaft, which was organized by the Wirtschaftsförderung Mönchengladbach (WFMG). Simplified, the WFMG is a limited liability company whose primary goal is to secure or create new jobs in the

Cooperation with Landgard

Februar 2, 2022
Climate change is one of the central challenges of our time. In the future, long periods of drought inparticular will negatively affect agricultural yields in the long term. With the kind support of theLandgard Foundation, we are working on a

Microbial coliseum and new natural products 

Dezember 6, 2021
In my function  as a scientist at RWTH Aachen University, I participated in the second Bio Natural Conference, which dealt with diverse topics related to natural products. At the conference I gave a presentation on the work of Dr. Jana


August 19, 2021
In order to present our association online to a larger audience we contacted Mrs. Elena Reinders from the city of Aachen. She found our association so interesting that she suggested to publish an article in the online magazine „FUTURE LAB

Review of eight months with BioBoosteRR

Juli 1, 2021
In October 2020, we began our cooperation with BioBoosteRR, which was initially planned to run until June 2021. We would like to take this opportunity to look back on this time together. To put it all in context, we still