News from the priority research area KLS

Press Releases & News

A lung in graphic form

Bacterial colonisation of the lung also depends on the host genome

Researchers at Kiel University and the Research Center Borstel implicate the role of known disease genes in lung microbiota composition.

a white shark

Jaw shapes of various shark species provide insight into evolutionary biology

3D comparison of the mandibles shows: Hotspot for new species is especially the deep sea.

Wheat field

Fungal infections of crops threaten global food security

In the journal Nature, Eva Stukenbrock from Kiel University and Sarah Gurr from University of Exeter warn of the devastating consequences of fungal…




6 July and 7 July 2023

October 4 – 6, Kiel University

KLS connected - the newsletter of Kiel Life Science

Issue 01/2021