The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is a young international institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in the natural and mathematical sciences, located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna.

IST Austria is committed to conducting world-class research. By 2026, up to 90 research groups will perform research in an international state-of-the-art environment.

March 26, 2019

New gene potentially involved in metastasis identified

Gene named after Minerva as immune cells get stuck in fruit fly’s head

February 25, 2019

Memories of movement replayed randomly during sleep

Study published in Neuron

February 14, 2019

New mechanism for lateral inhibition of cells discovered

Study published in Cell

March 27, 2019

Science Education Day 2019

Event for teachers, scientists and all those interested in communicating science.