1. Origin of and change to fundamental concepts in modern informational and structural biology (e.g. biological specificity, information, hierarchy, genomic regulation, epigenetics).
2. Researchers' philosophies and epistemologies in modern biology, with special emphasis on cell theory, genetics, development, synthetic biology, and genomics.
3. Oral history project: Conversations with pioneers of modern informational and structural biology on science, scientists, and philosophy.
4. Beginnings and development of the Israeli-German science collaboration: Political and scientific rationales, collaborative research, different research traditions and complementary research in the two countries.