ZMB Research
Consortia

Collaborative Research Centre, since 2020:CRC/TRR 296: Local Control of Thyroid Hormone Action (LOCOTACT)

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel, University Hospital Essen

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/crctr296/

Project ZMB Member
Local TH transport and action in ischaemic brain injuryMore Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel
Prof. Dr. Christoph Kleinschnitz
Research Data Management (INF)More Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel

Research unit, since 2019:FOR 2879:  ImmunoStroke: From immune cells to stroke recovery

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Christoph Kleinschnitz, University Hospital Essen

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/405358801

Project ZMB Member
ImmunoStroke: From Immune cells to stroke recovery Kallikrein-kinin system-mediated thrombo-inflammation as a novel target to improve long-term stroke recoveryMore Prof. Dr. Dirk M. Hermann
ImmunoStroke: From Immune Cells to Stroke Recovery Immune responses controlling post-stroke angiogenesis and microvascular integrityMore Prof. Dr. Matthias Gunzer
Prof. Dr. Dirk M. Hermann
The role of T cells in exercise-induced recovery after stroke More Prof. Dr. Wiebke Hansen

Clinical Research Unit, since 2019:KFO 337:  Phenotypic Therapy and Immune Escape in Cancer (PhenoTImE)

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Dirk Schadendorf, University Hospital Essen

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/phenotime

Project ZMB Member
Epigenetic-metabolic (‘epi-metabolic’) reprograming as a universal survival strategy in therapy-resistant tumor cell phenotypes More Prof. Dr. Alexander Rösch
Unraveling the phenotypic coevolution of melanoma cells and neutrophils fostering metastasis and therapy resistance More Prof. Dr. Matthias Gunzer
Prof. Dr. Iris Helfrich
Translational validation of genetic and gene expression networks determining the phenotypic switch and therapy resistance of tumor cells More Prof. Dr. Dirk Schadendorf
Defining the role of CIITA in tumor cell-intrinsic and CD4+ T cell-induced phenotype switching and therapy resistance More Prof. Dr. Annette Paschen
Identification of regulators of therapy-induced epithelial mesenchymal plasticity in pancreatic cancer More Prof. Dr. Jens Siveke
Impact of the PI3K/AKT signaling pathway on epigenetic circuitry to generate immune and targeted therapy resistant melanoma phenotypes More Prof. Dr. Jürgen C. Becker

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra), since 2012/2019:EXC 2033: RESOLV (Ruhr Explores Solvation)

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith-Newen

Website: https://solvation.de

Project ZMB Member
Research Area I: Local Solvent Fluctuations in Heterogeneous Systems More Prof. Dr. Elsa Sánchez-García

CRC/Transregios, since 2018:CRC/TRR 247: Heterogeneous Oxidation Catalysis in the Liquid Phase – Mechanisms and Materials in Thermal, Electro-, and Photocatalysis

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens, University of Duisburg-Essen

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/sfbtrr247/

Project ZMB Member
Pulsed Laser Post Processing of Transition Metal Oxide Nanocatalysts with Defined Defect Structure (C05) More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski

Priority Programme, since 2018:SPP 2122: Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski, University of Duisburg-Essen

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/matframe/

Project ZMB Member
Dispersion effects of nanocomposites to improve melting and resolidification behavior during SLS with CO2 and diode lasers More Prof. Dr. Stepahn Barcikowski

Priority Programme, since 2018:SPP 1926: Next Generation Optogenetics: Tool Development and Application

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Alexander Gottschalk, University of Frankfurt

Website: http://www.spp1926.org/

Project ZMB Member
Optogenetic manipulation of cell contraction signal network dynamics in tumors More Prof. Dr. Perihan Nalbant

Research Unit, since 2018:FOR 2816: The Autotrophy-Heterotrophy Switch in Cyanobacteria: Coherent Decision-Making at Multiple Regulatory Layers

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Jörg Karl Forchhammer, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/397695561

Project ZMB Member
Unraveling the cyanobacterial carbon switch and its regulation using enzyme kinetic analyses and mathematical modeling More Prof. Dr. Bettina Siebers

Clinical Research Unit, since 2017:KFO 326: Male Germ Cells: from Genes to Function

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Jörg Gromoll, University Hospital Münster

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/329621271

Project ZMB Member
P4: The germ cell epigenome and transcriptome in normal and impaired spermatogenesis More Prof. Dr. Bernhard Horsthemke
CP: Coordination and integrated analysis of OMICs data More Prof. Dr. Bernhard Horsthemke

Collaborative Research Centre, since 2017:CRC 1279: Exploiting the Human Peptidome for Novel Antimicrobial and Anticancer Agents

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Frank Kirchhoff, University of Ulm

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/316249678

Project ZMB Member
Characterization and optimization of the CXCR4 antagonist EPI- (A06) More Prof. Dr. Elsa Sánchez-García

Collaborative Research Centre, since 2016:CRC 1242: Non-equilibrium dynamics of condensed matter in the time domain

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Uwe Bovensiepen, University of Duisburg-Essen

Website: http://www.sfb1242.de/

Project ZMB Member
Photoinduced non-equilibrium dynamics in molecular adsorbates: From ensemble to single-molecule experiments (A04) More Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schlücker

Priority Program, since 2016:SPP 1923: Innate Sensing and Restriction of Retroviruses

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Oliver Fackler, University Hospital Heidelberg

Website: https://spp1923.de/

Project ZMB Member
Regulation of the induction of IFNα subtypes during HIV infection More Prof. Dr. Ulf Dittmer
Dr. Kathrin Sutter

Research Unit, since 2016:FOR 2407: Exploring Articular Cartilage and Subchondral Bone Degeneration and Regeneration in Osteoarthritis (ExCarBon)

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Susanne Grässel, University of Regensburg

Website: https://www.excarbon.com/

Project ZMB Member
Interaction of heparan sulfate and integrin signaling in maintaining the articular cartilageMore Prof. Dr. Andrea Vortkamp
Prof. Dr. Daniel Hoffmann
Prof. Dr. Perihan Nalbant

Collaborative Research Center, since 2014:CRC 1093:  Supramolecular Chemistry on Proteins

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Thomas Schrader, University of Duisburg-Essen

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/crc1093

Project ZMB Member
Protein-recognition by supramolecular ligands from focused combinatorial libraries (A01) More Prof. Dr. Thomas Schrader
Chemical tools from protein class-specific supramolecular ligands (A02) More Prof. Dr. Markus Kaiser
Designed copolymers and molecular tweezers for protein surface recognition (A03) More Prof. Dr. Thomas Schrader
Ultra-small nanoparticles for protein-specific targeting (A05) More Prof. Dr. Matthias Epple
DNA origami nanoarchitectures for predesigned spatial confinement of proteins (A06) More Prof. Dr. Barbara Saccà
Computational design of supramolecular ligands for specific tweaking of protein interactions (A07) More Prof. Dr. Daniel Hoffmann
Exploring protein-recognition by supramolecular binders with MD and QM/MM methods (A08) More Prof. Dr. Elsa Sánchez-García
Raman spectroscopic monitoring of protein recognition by supramolecular ligands (A09) More Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schlücker
Supramolecular ligands modulate assembly and function of HtrA proteases (B01) More Prof. Dr. Michael Ehrmann
Probing mechanisms of the Cdc48/p97 segregase with supramolecular ligands (B02) More Prof. Dr. Hemmo Meyer
Rational targeting of intracellular protein transport signals by supramolecular ligands (B05) More Prof. Dr. Shirley Knauer
Targeting centromere recruitment of mitotic regulators by supramolecular ligands (B06) More Prof. Dr. Andrea Musacchio
Manipulation of the kinetochore-microtubule interface by supramolecular ligands (B07) More Prof. Dr. Stefan Westermann
NMR Spectroscopy (Z03) More Prof. Dr. Peter Bayer

Research Unit, since 2014:FOR 2123: Sphingolipid Dynamics in Infection Control

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Sibylle Schneider-Schaulies, University of Würzburg

Website: http://www.virologie.uni-wuerzburg.de/for2123/home0/

Project ZMB Member
Role of neutral sphingomyelinase in mycobacterial infections More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins

Research Unit, since 2013:FOR 1961: Mature T-Cell Lymphomas - Mechanisms of Perturbed Clonal T-Cell Homeostasis

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Martin-Leo Hansmann, Goethe-University Frankfurt

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/225165194

Project ZMB Member
Pathogenesis of angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma More Prof. Dr. Ralf Küppers

Research Unit, since 2013:FOR 1905: Structure and Function of the Peroxisomal Translocon (PerTrans)

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Ralf Erdmann, Ruhr University Bochum

Website: http://www.pertrans.org

Project ZMB Member
Structure of the peroxisomal Protein Import Pore: High-Resolution Electron Microscopy More Prof. Dr. Stefan Raunser

Priority Program, since 2012:SPP 1629: THYROID TRANS ACT - Translation of Thyroid Hormone Actions beyond Classical

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel, University Hospital Essen

Website: https://gepris.dfg.de/gepris/projekt/198800877

Project ZMB Member
The tissue-specific role of the murine thyroid hormone transporters Mct8 and Mct10 More Prof. Dr. Heike Heuer
Molecular mechanisms of age-dependent thyroid hormone action on target tissues More Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel
Oral thyroxine resistance revisited - how thyroxine transpasses the gut-blood barrier More Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel
Role of the murine thyroid hormone transporters Mct8 and Oatp1c1 in skeletal muscle, cardiovascular and metabolic system More Prof. Dr. Heike Heuer

Collaborative Research Centre, since 2011:CRC 876: Providing Information by Resource-Constrained Data Analysis

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Katharina Morik, TU Dortmund

Website: http://sfb876.tu-dortmund.de/index.html

Project ZMB Member
Feature selection in high dimensional data for risk prognosis in oncology (C01) More Prof. Dr. Sven Rahmann
Prof. Dr. Alexander Schramm

Collaborative Research Centre, since 2009:CRC 824: Imaging for Selection, Monitoring and Individualisation of Cancer Therapies

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Markus Schwaiger, TU München

Website: http://www.sfb824.de

Project ZMB Member
Molecular and metabolic imaging and targeting of tumor heterogeneity in pancreatic cancer (C04) More Prof. Dr. Jens Siveke

Research Training Group, since 2015:RTG 2098: Biomedicine of the acid sphingomyelinase/acid ceramidase system

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins, University Hospital Essen

Website: http://www.uni-due.de/grk2098

Project ZMB Member
P01: The role of acid sphingomyelinase (Asm) in T cell responses during tumor development and radiation treatment More Prof. Dr. Jan Buer
P02: Sphingolipid signals regulate hypoxia inducible factor 1 in endothelial cells and macrophages after single-dose radiation therapy More Prof. Dr. Joachim Fandrey
P04: Role of acid sphingomyelinase in experimental inflammatory bowel disease More Prof. Dr. Astrid Westendorf
P06: Role of acid sphingomyelinase in mycobacterial infections More Prof. Dr. Karl S. Lang
P07: Preventing infection in cystic fibrosis with acid ceramidase More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins
P08: Role of ceramide-rich macrodomains in regulating ABC transporters post ischemia More Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann
P10: Sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P) as a causal factor for impaired function of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) More Prof. Dr. Bodo Levkau

Research Training Group, since 2014:RTG 1949: Immune Response in Infectious Diseases - Regulation between Innate and Adaptive Immunity

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Astrid Westendorf, University Hospital Essen

Website: http://www.uni-due.de/grk1949

Project ZMB Member
Analysis of rapid IFNγ production of NK cells towards adaptive immunity and anti-bacterial activities of macrophages early upon bacterial infection More Prof. Dr. Carsten Kirschning
The impact of CD47 signaling on the immune response during influenza virus infection More Prof. Dr. Jan Buer
Antigen-independent activation of T cells during polymicrobial sepsis and its impact on the differentiation and function of myeloid cells More Prof. Dr. Stefanie Flohè
Impact of different macrophage subsets on T cell responses and pathogen clearance during Plasmodium yoelii infection More Prof. Dr. Wiebke Hansen
The role of FXR signaling during infection with persistent prone virus More Prof. Dr. Karl Sebastian Lang
Modulation of anti-retroviral T cell responses by different IFNα subtypes More Prof. Dr. Ulf Dittmer
PD Dr. Kathrin Sutter
Interleukin-33-mediated dysbiosis and the consequences for enteric bacterial infection More Prof. Dr. Astrid Westendorf
 

Research Training Group, since 2012:RTG 1739: Molecular Determinants of the Cellular Radiation Response and their Potential for Response Modulation

Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Verena Jendrossek, University Hospital Essen

Website: http://www.uni-due.de/med/forschung/grk1739/

Project ZMB Member
Molecular mechanisms linking repair of DNA double strand breaks by alternative end joining to growth factor signaling R More Prof. Dr. George Iliakis
Mechanisms of the p97- and ubiquitin-governed radiation response More Prof. Dr. Hemmo Meyer
Functions and regulations of the replication initiation regulator TopBP1 upon exposure to IR More Prof. Dr. Dominik Boos
An old passenger as a new driver: Defining Survivin’s role as a link between replication fork dynamics and radiation response More Prof. Dr. Shirley Knauer
Role of the protein kinase B/AKT pathway for the cellular radiation response More Prof. Dr. Verena Jendrossek
Role of the tyrosine kinase TrkA and TrkB in checkpoint activation and DSB repair More Prof. Dr. Alexander Schramm
Identification of novel targets for rational chemoradiotherapy strategies in non-small-cell lung cancer More Prof. Dr. Martin Schuler
Role of the acid sphingomyelinase in immune and endothelial cells for anti-tumor effects of irradiation More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins
Importance of Caveolin-1 for modulating the radiation response in the context of tumor-stroma interactions More Prof. Dr. Diana Klein
Identifying and targeting resistance mechanisms to 177Lu-PSMA radioligand therapy of metastatic prostate cancer More Prof. Dr. Ken Herrmann

Emmi Noether Group, since 2018:Molecular Tumor Pathology

Junior Research Group Leader: Dr. Barbara Grüner, University Hospital Essen

Website: Molecular Tumor Pathology

DFG funded research grants

Project ZMB Member Applicant/Co-Applicant
Correlation between surface charge density and fluorescence of colloidal coinage metal and alloy nanoclusters More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Parak
University of Hamburg
Selectively Antibacterial Silver-Gold Alloy Nanoparticles Conjugated with Target Specific Aptamer Sequences More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Prof. Dr. Meike Stiesch
Hannover Medical School
Advanced X-Ray Imaging Study on the Mechanism of Nanoparticle Formation during Laser Ablation in Liquid More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Prof. Dr. Anton Plech
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Impedance optimization by electrophoretic deposition of laser-generated colloidal nanoparticles on the surface of platinum-iridium macroelectrodes for deep brain stimulation and platinum-tungsten microelectrodes for recording of neural activity More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Prof. Dr. Joachim Kraus
Hannover Medical School
Sub-nanosecond pump-probe analysis of metal targets during nanoparticle generation by laser ablation in liquid and air – First experimental testing of recent theories of nanoparticle genesis in the early time phase More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski PD Dr. Bilal Gökce
University of Duisburg-Essen
Prof. Dr. Heinz Paul Huber
Munich University of Applied Sciences
Experimental and numerical investigation of interacting cavitation bubbles in nanoparticle production using a novel laser pulse matrix method More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Andreas Adams
TU Munich

PD Dr. Bilal Gökce
University of Duisburg-Essen
Understanding the diffusion-driven colloidal deposition of laser-generated ligand-free nanoparticles on dispersed catalyst supports More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski
Development of novel inhibitors targeting oncogenic signaling in TKI-resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumors More Prof. Dr. Sebastian Bauer Prof. Dr. Daniel Rau
TU Dortmund
Supramolecular Entrapment of PTMs and Modulation of Epigenetic Control More Prof. Dr. Peter Bayer
Prof. Dr. Thomas Schrader
Preclinical development of a NK cell-based immunotherapy for ovarian cancer by anti-EGFR-agents and immune-nanoparticles More Prof. Dr. Sven Brandau Dr. Nina Mallmann-Gottschalk
University Hospital Essen
Immune modulatory effects of commensal and probiotic microbiota on multidrug resistance to chemotherapy More Prof. Dr. Elke Cario
Virus-induced regulatory T cells in retroviral infection: new targets for immunotherapy of chronic infectious diseases. More Prof. Dr. Ulf Dittmer
Prof. Dr. Matthias Gunzer
Regulation of intracellular HTRA1 protease More Prof. Dr. Michael Ehrmann
Cellular factors implicated in amyloid fibril homeostasis More Prof. Dr. Michael Ehrmann
Preparation of a bioactive cochlea implant electrode by electrophoretic deposition of DNA-functionalized nanoparticles More Prof. Dr. Matthias Epple
Nanoparticle-induced gene-silencing for the suppression of inflammation in mouse models (edema, scleroderma, sepsis) More Prof. Dr. Matthias Epple Prof. Dr. Ingrid Hilger
University Hospital Jena
Multimodal nanoparticles (gold in polylactide) and their effect on three-dimensional cell cultures as organ models More Prof. Dr. Matthias Epple
Prof. Dr. Astrid Westendorf
Multifunctional calcium phosphate nanoparticles as novel HIV-1 vaccine platform More Prof. Dr. Matthias Epple Prof. Dr. Vladimir Temchura
University Hospital Erlangen

Prof. Dr. Klaus Überla
University Hospital Erlangen
Human cytomegalovirus-mediated modulation of leukemia and its immune control by donor T cell alloreactivity to HLA-DPB1 after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation More Prof. Dr. Katharina Fleischhauer Prof. Dr. Mirko Trilling
University Hospital Essen
Promoting Excellence in Medicine: The University Medicine Essen Clinician Scientist Academy (UMEA) More Prof. Dr. Dagmar Führer-Sakel
Prof. Dr. Peter Horn
Prof. Dr. Tienush Rassaf
Prof. Dr. Dirk Schadendorf
Prof. Dr. Christoph Kleinschnitz,
Prof. Dr. Andreas Stang,
Prof. Dr. Heiner Wedemeyer
University Hospital Essen
De novo Formation and Expansion of Multipotent Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells, directed by HOX Transcription Factors More Prof. Dr. Bernd Giebel PD Dr. Hannes Klump
University Hospital Essen
Role of ceramide and sphingosine in acute pulmonary infections with Pseudomonas aeruginosa More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins
Mechanisms and personalized treatment of depression-induced alcoholism More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins Prof. Dr. Johannes Kornhuber
Prof. Dr. Christian P. Müller
University Hospital Erlangen
Regulation of the effects of antidepressants by sphingomyelin- and ceramide-controlled autophagy More Prof. Dr. Erich Gulbins Prof. Dr. Johannes Kornhuber
University Hospital Erlangen
Role of neutrophil granulocytes after stroke: mechanisms of brain entry, neutrophil-induced disturbed brain recovery and remodeling More Prof. Dr. Matthias Gunzer
Prof. Dr. Dirk M. Hermann
Nitrite protects mitochondria in myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury More PD Dr. Ulrike Hendgen-Cotta
Prof. Dr. Tienush Rassaf
Hybrid MR-PET for whole-body staging in breast cancer More Prof. Dr. Ken Herrmann Dr. Christian Buchbender
Prof. Dr. Juliane Kirchner
University Hospital Düsseldorf
Immune escape driven evolution of HIV-1 probed by circulating recombinant forms More Prof. Dr. Daniel Hoffmann
B cell differentiation in the germinal center reaction and the resulting memory B cell compartment in humans More Prof. Dr. Daniel Hoffmann
Prof. Dr. Ralf Küppers
Dr. Anja Lange
Dr. Marc Seifert
Dr. Marc Weniger
University of Duisburg-Essen
Identification of the MYBL2-mediated tumor suppression pathway and the essential cooperating mutations in myeloid malignancies More Prof. Dr. Peter Horn Dr. Stefan Heinrichs
University Hospital Essen
Artificial human imprints More Prof. Dr. Bernhard Horsthemke Prof. Dr. Laura Steenpaß
University Hospital Essen
The foundations of specific radiobiological effects generated by laser-accelerated protons More Prof. Dr. George Iliakis Prof. Dr. Friedrich Böge
Prof. Dr. Christoph V. Suschek
University Hospital Düsseldorf
Prof. Dr. Oswald Willi
Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Studies on the mechanism of pathway choice during repair of ionizing radiation induced DNA double strand breaks More Prof. Dr. George Iliakis
Exploration of carbohydrate metabolism in hyperthermophilic archaea: novel approaches, enzymes and metabolic pathways More Prof. Dr. Markus Kaiser
Prof. Dr. Bettina Siebers
Callyaerins as lead structures and chemical probes for antitubercular drug discovery More Prof. Dr. Markus Kaiser Prof. Dr. Rainer Kalscheuer
Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Enforced viral replication as a mechanism for immune activation: Relevance for viral persistence and vaccination strategies More Prof. Dr. Karl Sebastian Lang
Exploring function and dynamics in the human VCP/p97-cofactor network More Prof. Dr. Hemmo Meyer
Regulation of PP1 holoenzyme dynamics by p97-mediated structural remodelling More Prof. Dr. Hemmo Meyer
Functional interlocked molecules: A systematic study regarding the synthesis and application of [2]catenanes as receptors and catalysts More Dr. Jochen Niemeyer
Development of receptors for N-methylated lysine- and arginine-derivatives More Dr. Jochen Niemeyer
A semisynthetic protease DNA-nanomachine More Prof. Dr. Barbara Saccà Prof. Dr. Victoria Birkedal
Aarhus University, Denmark
In situ label-free monitoring of noble metal nanoparticle-catalyzed reactions using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy: correlative single particle studies and mechanistic investigations More Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schlücker
Characterization of MYCN effects in retinoblastoma progression and targeting MYCN for personalized retinoblastoma treatment (MYtargetRB) More Prof. Dr. Alexander Schramm
Radiomics and machine learning assessment of multiparametric FDG-PET/MRI for evaluation of prediction of early treatment response to immune checkpoint therapy in patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) More Prof. Dr. Martin Schuler
Prof. Dr. Ken Herrmann
Prof. Dr. Gerald Antoch
University Hospital Düsseldorf
Dr. Simon Bogner
PD Dr. Felix Nensa
PD Dr. Axel Wetter
University Hospital Essen
Prof. Dr. Harald Quick
Erwin L. Hahn Institute Essen
Archaeal biofilms: Composition of extracellular polymeric substances, exopolysaccharide synthesis and transport in Sulfolobus acidocaldarius More Prof. Dr. Bettina Siebers Prof. Dr. Oliver Schmitz
Dr. Jost Wingender
University of Duisburg-Essen
Employment of CEA-related cell adhesion molecules (CEACAMs) by Helicobacter pylori More PD Dr. Bernhard Singer Prof. Dr. Markus Gerhard
TU Munich
Metabolic and mitochondrial heterogeneity in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma - impact on therapy and resistance mechanisms More Prof. Dr. Jens Siveke Dr. Michaela Aichler
Helmholtz Center Munich
IFNα subtype-specific susceptibility of HBV in the course of infection More Dr. Kathrin Sutter Prof. Dr. Jia Liu
Huazhong University Wuhan, China
Deciphering the biophysical basis by which Glycosaminoglycans CONtrol growth factor signaling during development: a biomimetic approach (GlyCON) More Prof. Dr. Andrea Vortkamp
Dual emitters as reporter luminophores for the use in biomedical imaging More Jun.-Prof. Dr. Jens Voskuhl
4-dimensional analysis of chiral movement and waveform of sperm flagella during fertilization with digital-holographic microscopy More Prof. Dr. Gunther Wennemuth
Mechanism and Regulation of Kinetochore assembly in budding yeast More Prof. Dr. Stefan Westermann

German centers for health research

DKTK Essen

Website: https://dktk.dkfz.de/de/standorte/essen-duesseldorf

Professorship ZMB Member
Translational oncology (focus on skin cancer research)More Prof. Dr. Jürgen Becker
Translational oncology (focus on solid tumors)More Prof. Dr. Jens Siveke

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Sofja Kovalevskaja Award

Website: https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/kovalevskaja-award.html

Professorship ZMB Member
Mechanistic Cell BiologyMore Prof. Dr. Doris Hellerschmied-Jelinek

BMBF joint research projects

Project ZMB Member
SECOVIT: Computer-aided modeling and analysis of SARS-CoV-2 More Prof. Dr. Daniel Hoffmann
Microbial bio factories: HotAcidFACTORY- Sulfolobus acidocaldarius as a novel thermoacidophile bio factory More Prof. Dr. Bettina Siebers
VERCHROMT II: Detection, processing and biological consequences of chromatin damage after particle irradiation II, subproject B More Prof. Dr. Georg Iliakis
ZiSStrans: Target structures of individual radiation sensitivity, subproject D More Prof. Dr. Verena Jendrossek
PD Dr. Diana Klein
TertNF: Optimized nanofiltration for tertiary desalination (German-Israeli water technology cooperation) More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski
Polinom - Polyvalent separation through flexible integration of active surfaces in membranes More Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski
ERA-NET TRANSCAN: Analysis of tumor evolution and identification of relapse-initiating tumor cells in non-small cell lung cancer More Prof. Dr. Martin-Schuler
ERA-NET TRANSCAN: Studies on the evolution and dynamics of tumor heterogeneity and resistance mechanisms in esophagogastral adenocarcinoma More Prof. Dr. Jens Siveke
Bioeconomy International 2015: MeioCheck - New ways to modulate meiotic recombination and the progression of meiosis More Prof. Dr. Stefan Westermann
Technology and process for the separation of freely circulating tumor cells from patient blood - CTCelect, Subproject: Validation of the demonstrator for its suitability for the preparation of circulating tumor cells More German consortium for translational cancer research(DKTK), University Hospital Essen

EU funded projects

HORIZON 2020

Website: https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/

Project ZMB Member
Fighting-off Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) with Broad-Spectrum Antivirals
Establishing Animal Viral Challenge Model
More Prof. Dr. Thomas Schrader

European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)

Website: https://www.cost.eu/

Project ZMB Member
Mye- EUNITER: European Network of Investigators Triggering Exploratory Research on Myeloid Regulatory CellsMore Prof. Dr. Sven Brandau

NRW Funding

NRW Returnee Program

Website: https://www.uni-due.de/de/forschung/nrw-rueckkehr-programm.php

Professorship ZMB Member
Junior Group: Molecular Genetics IIMore Prof. Dr. Dominik Boos

EFRE NRW

Website: https://www.efre.nrw.de/

Project ZMB Member
Inhibitors of the serin protease HTRA1 for the treatment of age-related blindnessMore Prof. Dr. Michael Ehrmann
Prof. Dr. Markus Kaiser
Prof. Dr. Elsa Sánchez-García
SYNGOPRO: Synergistic effects of gold nanoparticles and proton radiation in the treatment of childhood brain tumorsMore Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski
Prof. Dr. Alexander Schramm

Cooperation