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Dresden, Germany

Obscura Day 2015: Inside the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Join us for a very special behind-the-scenes tour!

Unnaturally-colored neon fish. A room filled with rows upon rows of deep blue tanks. Miniscule worms crawling under the gaze of a microscope lens. Fancy pipetting robots in action and impressive electron microscopes. And a beautiful rooftop view of the castles along the Elbe River Valley.

Look behind the scenes of modern research in a guided tour through the labs of the MPI-CBG. Take this opportunity to learn more about what scientific research really means. Over 50 nations are working here under one roof, in an architecturally-significant building that fosters communication and echoes our flat organizational structure. Come watch scientists at work at the institute that was voted the number one place in the world to do a postdoc in the "Best Place to Work" survey.


Saturday, May 30; 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cost: FREE, but space is limited - please remember to RSVP!
Max Planck Institute of
Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
Pfotenhauerstr. 108
01307 Dresden