• Applications for the Rainer Rudolph Prize 2020 are to be submitted by April 30, 2020 to fx.schmid@uni-bayreuth.de or info@rainer-rudolph-stiftung.de.
  • Awardees of the Rainer Rudolph Prizes 2019 were the junior scientists Sabine Studer and Markus Schmid who achieved excellent results during their PhD work. In 2019, the prizes were awarded on August 20th, in Zürich during the conference "Trends in Structural Biology".

  • The Rainer Rudolph Prizes 2018 were endowed on August 27th, 2018 in Halle during the conference "Faltertage" (=Protein Folding Days). Junior scientists Franziska Heydenreich, Dominik Schumacher und David Niquille were awarded for their excellent results obtained during their PhD experimental work.

  • The 6th "Halle Conference on Recombinant Proteins" was held on March 8th - 9th, 2018 in Halle. More infomation on the conference can be retrieved via: http://www.biochemtech.uni-halle.de/halle_conference.


The 2014 Rainer Rudolph Awards were given to the young scientists:

Dr. Stephan Barden (Bielefeld University) "Structural and functional analysis of the Helicobacter pylori type IV secretion system pilus protein CagL"

Dr. Adrian Drazic (TU Munich) "Characterization of the HOCl-specific transcription factor HypT and the effects of HOCl on the metabolism of E. coli"

Dr. Bernd Reisinger (University of Regensburg) "Mechanistic investigation of artificially designed, light regulation of naturally occurring, and characterization of ancestral (βα) 8-barrel enzymes"