• Cover Story

    Revolution in the Plant Kingdom

    Enormous harvest losses all over the world are caused by tiny pests – nematodes that often go unnoticed as they drain crop roots of essential nutrients and open the doors to other pathogens that damage those roots.

  • Cancer Research

    Tumor Screening in 3D

    The purpose of chemotherapy is to destroy all cancer cells in the body and heal the patient. Using a process known as 3D tumor screening, Bayer researchers are heading in a new direction in the hunt for active substances that may be able to supplement conventional therapies and make them more effective.

  • Bees

    Healthy Pollinators for High-Quality Harvests

    Many of nature’s workers help farmers around the globe to provide an adequate supply of food to the growing global population: honey bees and other pollinating insects are indispensable to agriculture, but they are impacted by a number of negative factors.


    Magic Materials

    Whether in a handbag, jacket or shoes, today’s textiles must be both durable and comfortable. Such demands can only be fulfilled with the help of innovative coatings. Specialists at Bayer MaterialScience have now developed a technology for manufacturing water-based synthetic leather.



May 4, 2015
Not intended for U.S. and UK Media - Antisense Approach for Clotting Disorders:

Bayer Licenses ISIS-FXI Rx from Isis Pharmaceuticals to Develop and Commercialize for the Prevention of Thrombosis more

April 23, 2015
Prestigious award from the Bayer Science & Education Foundation:

2015 Hansen Family Award goes to Prof. Emmanuelle Charpentier more

April 15, 2015
Not intended for U.S. and UK Media - 106th Annual Meeting of American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Bayer to Present New Data on Advancing Oncology Portfolio more

Healthy Pollinators for high-quality Harvests

Healthy Pollinators for high-quality Harvests

Healthy Pollinators for high-quality Harvests

The destruction of cells on the retina often leads to severe visual impairment and significant limitation quality of life. more


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The Protein Engineers

The Protein Engineers

Bayer scientists are working in interdisciplinary teams to search for new targets for active substances or diagnostic options. Synergies in medical and crop protection research result in completely new approaches, from the design of therapeutic antibodies to improved production of new crop protection products.