Johannes Gutenberg


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Johannes Gutenberg
Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden Gutenberg
BirthplaceMainz, Electorate of Mainz
Died
NationalityGerman
Occupation
Engraver, inventor, and printer
Known for The invention of the movable-type printing press

Gutenberg, Johannes

(1397–1468) German printer, supposedly the first European to print with movable type (c. 1436). [Ger. Hist.: NCE, 1166]
See: Firsts
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Johannes Gutenberg, bible printer, sobbed as he lay there pounding his fists on the floor.
The University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz is the only institution of its kind in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate.
A team led by Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz anthropologist Guido Brandt--working independently of Bollongino--concludes that Central European farmers remained genetically distinct until about 5,000 years ago.
Stephen Foley, professor at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
Ralf Kiesslich of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz (Germany), and his colleagues.
Wilfried Wagner, of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Department for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Germany.
Franz Rothlauf of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) on the current interoperability of e-book formats emphasizes on the fact that the format standard proposal EPUB3 supports all features needed for multimedia and interactive e-books, which both the leading e-book sellers fail to comply with.
For the first time, a direct method is now available that uses conventional blood samples to detect doping via gene transfer and is still effective if the actual doping took place up to 56 days before," Professor Perikles Simon, MD, PhD from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany explained.
Online social networks are so popular and so likely to reveal people's actual personalities because they allow for social interactions that feel real in many ways," says psychologist Mitja Back of Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.
Kahaly of Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany.
Barbara Bramanti of the Palaeogenetics Group at the Institute of Anthropology at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU).