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

The Venus flytrap digests its prey using enzymes produced by special glands. For the first time, a research team has measured and meticulously analysed the glands' activity.

Top research pays off: After 2011, Professor of Physics Laurens Molenkamp from the University of Würzburg has been awarded a second Advanced Grant from the European Research Council worth 2.5 million euros.

Many tumors are thought to depend on glutamine, suggesting glutamine deprivation as therapeutic approach, but a new study shows that this effect might have been overestimated.

Ants operate a unique rescue system: When an insect is injured during a fight, it calls for help. Its mates will then carry it back to the nest for recovery.