Mathias Jäger

Articles by Mathias Jäger

  1. Skin of the zebra

    What look like dunes in the desert are actually muscles underneath the epidermis of a zebrafish embryo. The epidermis is patterned by…

  2. EMBL spins the Sleeping Beauty transposase

    New possibilities for gene therapies

  3. A perfect model

    Is it a fungus or a strange plant? Actually it’s the larval form of Platynereis – a group of marine ringed worms.…

  4. Bringing life science to you

    EMBL not only produces excellent science and innovative technologies; it also shares its knowledge and experience with partners from around the world…

  5. The zebrafish earned its stripes

    Despite missing the characteristic stripes one would expect from a zebra – or a zebrafish – the fractals in this Picture of…

  6. The end of a productive day

    It’s evening and the Sun is setting over the mountains surrounding the city of Grenoble – home to one of EMBL’s six…

  7. A robust allrounder

    This gorgeous image of a stained adult marine worm was created by former EMBL postdoc Hernando Martinez using structured microscopy. The worm…

  8. Where science meets art

    The most basic building blocks of life are the biological molecules in our cells. While these molecules are too small to see…

  9. Have fun, be protected

    Working in a lab very often requires some kind of protection: gloves, safety goggles, lab coat, hearing protection. Sandra – now at…

  10. Swiss day!

    The 1700 people working at EMBL’s six sites come from more than 80 different countries. Many of them haven’t come straight from…