Press and Public Relations Office

The Press and Public Relations team is not only the main point of contact for journalists. We also help the University’s staff devise media-friendly strategies to increase awareness and visibility of topics and events. These strategies can include press releases and conversations with the press as well as photos and videos.

  • Press releases

    We keep the national press informed about University news. Our press releases on recent scientific findings are distributed to both national and international media.

  • einBLICK online magazine

    Research topics, events, innovations, new appointments - read all the latest University news in einBLICK, our weekly online magazine.

  • Meet our experts

    We help journalists gather information and find experts on all disciplines.

  • Events

    Find information on talks, workshops, colloquia, guided tours and exhibitions offered by the University of Würzburg in our calendar of events.

News and Announcements

Wild bees are important pollinators of many crop plants – sometimes they are even more efficient than honeybees. Their numbers can be increased sustainably using simple means as a recent study has found.

Fanconi anemia is a rare genetic disease characterized by high cancer risk. Researchers of the University of Würzburg now have revealed a new Fanconi anemia gene that is involved in complex DNA repair processes and may also play a relevant role in...

The blood-brain barrier is a unique mechanism to shield the brain. Scientists from the University of Würzburg have now uncovered details of how it evolves. This finding offers new chances for modification and regulation.

Physicists from the University of Würzburg have discovered surprising properties of nickel. They could help unravel some mysteries about Earth's magnetic field.