Research Groups


Research Groups in the Database

Research Group

Principal Investigator

Location

Department of Philosophy

Prof. Dr. Frank Dietrich

Duesseldorf

 Embryo Protection  Transplantation  Genome Editing  Reproductive Medicine  Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis  Animal Welfare  Bioethics  Human Dignity  Gerechtigkeit

Chemical Biology

Prof. Dr. Dr. Herbert Waldmann

Dortmund

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Bone & Cartilage  Drug Screening/Discovery

Translational UroOncology

Prof. Dr. Daniel Nettersheim

Duesseldorf

 Cancer Stem Cells  Germ Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Epigenetics  Translational Research

AG Molecular Dynamics of Cell Fate Decisions

Dr. Christian Schröter

Dortmund

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Developmental Biology  Organoids  High Resolution Imaging  Genome Editing

Thiology

Research Group PD Dr. Carsten Berndt

Duesseldorf

 Neural Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Nervous System  Skin  Developmental Biology  Exosomes  Preclinical Trials  Epigenetics  Biomarker

Cell Biology

Prof. Dr. Christian Kaltschmidt

Bielefeld

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Nervous System  Bone & Cartilage  Liver  Lung  Intestine  Developmental Biology  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Aging  Drug Screening/Discovery  Translational Research  Biomarker  Cancer Stem Cells

Centre for the Law of Life Sciences, Institute of Public Law

Prof. Dr. Dr. Spranger

Bonn

 Embryonal Stem Cells  Biomaterials  Translational Research  Patents  Embryo Protection  Transplantation  Genome Editing  Reproductive Medicine  Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis  Governance  Bioethics  Human Dignity  Risk Assessment and Management  Laws and Regulations

Marga-and-Walter-Boll Laboratory for Cardiac Tissue Engineering

PD Dr. Kurt Pfannkuche

Cologne

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Heart  Bone & Cartilage  Reprogramming  Tissue Engineering  Organoids  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Transplantation  Translational Research

Experimental Ophthalmology

Prof. Dr. Volker Busskamp

Bonn

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Eye  Tissue Engineering  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Genome Editing

Molecular physiology and pathophysiology of mitochondria and energy metabolism

Prof. Dr. Rudolf J. Wiesner

Cologne

 Skin Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Skin  Muscle  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Aging

RG Intestinal Stem Cells in Physiology and Pathology

Dr. Tobias Reiff

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Intestine  Reprogramming  Stem Cell Niche

Department of the History, Philosophy and Ethics of Medicine

Prof. Dr. Heiner Fangerau

Duesseldorf

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Germ Stem Cells  Embryo Protection  Genome Editing  Reproductive Medicine  Gene Therapy  Bioethics  Human Dignity  Technology Assessement  Risk Assessment and Management

Experimental Pulmonology

Prof. Dr. Dr. Miguel A. Alejandre Alcazar

Cologne

 Lung  Kidney  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Exosomes  Aging

Genome Engineering and Model Development Unit (GEMD)

Dr. Andrea Rossi

Duesseldorf

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Skin  Lung  Reprogramming  Organoids  Genome Editing

Group of Sphere Models and Risk Assessment

Prof. Dr. Ellen Fritsche

Duesseldorf

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Heart  Developmental Biology  Organoids  Biomaterials  Translational Research

Institute of Reconstructive Neurobiology

Prof. Dr. Oliver Brüstle

Bonn

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Aging  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Transplantation  Translational Research

Production Metrology

Niels König

Aachen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Skin Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Bone & Cartilage  Eye  Organoids  Exosomes  Disease Modelling  High Resolution Imaging  Genome Editing

Molecular Cell Biology

Prof. Dr. Andreas Wodarz

Cologne

 Neural Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Germ Stem Cells  Nervous System  Intestine  Reproductive Organs  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Aging  High Resolution Imaging  Epigenetics

Molecular Gynecology

Dr. Jochen Maurer

Aachen

 Cancer Stem Cells  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Transplantation  Epigenetics  Biomarker

Tissue Regeneration and Disease Modeling Group

Dr. Dr. Tomo Šarić

Cologne

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Heart  Reprogramming  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Genome Editing  Transplantation  Biomarker

AG Nguemo

PD Filomain Nguemo

Cologne

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Heart  Developmental Biology  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Biomarker

AG Hanoun

Dr. Maher Hanoun

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Blood  Stem Cell Niche

Cardiac Cell Replacement- & Translational Heart Failure Therapy

Prof. Dr. Marcel Halbach

Cologne

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Heart  Preclinical Trials  Transplantation

NeuroScienceLab

Prof. Dr. Dirk M. Hermann

Essen

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Exosomes  Disease Modelling

Institute for Experimental Cellular Therapy

Prof. Dr. Katharina Fleischhauer

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Blood  Skin  Liver  Tissue Engineering  Bioinformatics  Clinical Trials  Genome Editing  Transplantation  Translational Research  Biomarker

Limbal Stem Cell Lab

Dr. Maria Notara

Cologne

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Eye  Stem Cell Niche  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Aging  Transplantation

Cellular Networks and Systems Biology

Prof. Dr. Andreas Beyer

Cologne

 Embryonal Stem Cells  Developmental Biology  Bioinformatics  Aging  Epigenetics

Pediatric Metabolic Medicine

Prof. Dr. Alessandro Prigione

Duesseldorf

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Muscle  Eye  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Translational Research

Embryonic Self-Organization Research Group

Dr. Ivan Bedzhov

Muenster

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Bioinformatics  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  High Resolution Imaging  Genome Editing  Biomarker

Cytoskeleton and Development

Dr. Hisham Bazzi

Cologne

 Skin Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Skin  Developmental Biology  Genome Editing

AG Giebel

Prof. Dr. Bernd Giebel

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Exosomes  Preclinical Trials  Transplantation  Translational Research  Biomarker

SG Immunological Factors and Stem Cell-Based Therapies of GvHD

Dr. Dr. Lambros Kordelas

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Blood  Exosomes  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Transplantation  Biomarker

Computational Hematology and Immunotherapy Workgroup

Dr. Dr. Amin Turki

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Blood  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Transplantation  Biomarker

Laboratory for Centrosome and Cytoskeleton Biology

Prof. Dr. Jay Gopalakrishnan

Duesseldorf

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Eye  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Tissue Engineering  Organoids  High Resolution Imaging  Drug Screening/Discovery  Translational Research

Institute for Medical Ethics, History, and Philosophy of Medicine

Prof. Dr. Bettina Schöne-Seifert

Muenster

 Embryonal Stem Cells  Embryo Protection  Genome Editing  Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis  Bioethics  Human Dignity  Gerechtigkeit

Institute for Medical Ethics, History and Philosophy of Medicine

PD Dr. Marco Stier

Muenster

 Embryo Protection  Bioethics  Human Dignity

Institute of Science and Ethics (IWE)

Prof. Dr. Bert Heinrichs

Bonn

 Bioethics  Human Dignity

Department of Social Ethics

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Kreß

Bonn

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Embryo Protection  Transplantation  Genome Editing  Reproductive Medicine  Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis  Healthcare System  Animal Welfare  Bioethics  Human Dignity  Gerechtigkeit  Laws and Regulations

Multiple Risks. Coping with Contingency in Stem Cell Research and its Applications

Prof. Dr. Renate Martinsen

Duisburg

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Skin Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Qualitative Research  Governance  Bioethics  Technology Assessement  Risk Assessment and Management

Experimental Stem Cell Therapies

PD Dr. Hannes Klump

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Blood  Eye  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Preclinical Trials  Transplantation

Polymer Hybrid Systems

Prof. Dr. Ralf Weberskirch

Dortmund

 Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials

Laboratory for Developmental and Regenerative RNA Biology

Dr. Leo Kurian

Cologne

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Heart  Kidney  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Bioinformatics  Organoids  Aging  High Resolution Imaging  Genome Editing  Epigenetics  Translational Research

Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine

Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Bloch

Cologne

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Heart  Bone & Cartilage  Muscle  Stem Cell Niche  Aging  Epigenetics  Biomarker

Vascular Stem Cells

Prof. Dr. Diana Klein

Essen

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Blood  Lung  Stem Cell Niche  Preclinical Trials

Neural Stem Cell Lab

Prof. Dr. Dr. Maria Adele Rüger

Cologne

 Neural Stem Cells  Nervous System  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  High Resolution Imaging

The Götte Laboratory

Prof. Dr. Martin Götte

Muenster

 Other Somatic Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Stem Cell Niche  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Epigenetics  Translational Research  Biomarker

Institute for Transfusion Medicine

Prof. Dr. Peter A. Horn

Essen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Blood  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Exosomes  Transplantation  Translational Research

Oligodendrocytes in Health and Disease

Prof. Dr. Tanja Kuhlmann

Muenster

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Translational Research

Translational Pain Research

Prof. Dr. Tim Hucho

Cologne

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Biomarker

Laboratory for experimental Ophthalmology (Tissue Engineering & Regeneration)

Prof. Dr. Gerd Geerling

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Eye  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Transplantation  Translational Research

Tissue Engineering & Stem Cell Lab

Prof. Dr. Edda Tobiasch

Bonn

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Blood  Bone & Cartilage  Tissue Engineering  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery

Cell Biology

Prof. Dr. Martin Zenke

Aachen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Blood  Reprogramming  Tissue Engineering  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Epigenetics

Radiobiology

Prof. Dr. Burkhard Greve

Muenster

 Cancer Stem Cells  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Epigenetics  Biomarker

Mesenchymal Stromal Cells in Bone Tissue Engineering

Prof. Dr. Pascal Jungbluth

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Skin Stem Cells  Bone & Cartilage  Tissue Engineering  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Aging  Transplantation

Preclinical and Translational Exploration of Testis Function

Prof. Dr. Stefan Schlatt

Muenster

 Germ Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Epigenetics  Translational Research

Cell and Molecular Biology of Testicular Stem Cells

PD Dr. Nina Neuhaus

Muenster

 Germ Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Epigenetics  Translational Research

Cellular Immunotherapy of Childhood Cancers

Prof. Dr. Claudia Rössig

Muenster

 Blood  Bone & Cartilage  Muscle  Reprogramming  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Epigenetics

Medizinische Klinik B für Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Schmidt

Muenster

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Liver  Intestine  Reprogramming  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Transplantation

Neurodevelopmental Genetics

Prof. Dr. Sandra Blaess

Bonn

 Neural Stem Cells  Nervous System  Developmental Biology

Surgical Research – Stem Cell Group

Prof. Dr. Christina Sengstock

Bochum

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Bone & Cartilage  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Transplantation  Translational Research

Cellular Electrophysiology and Molecular Biology

Prof. Dr. Guiscard Seebohm

Muenster

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Pancreas  Nervous System  Heart  Reproductive Organs  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Tissue Engineering  Bioinformatics  Organoids  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Translational Research  Biomarker

Stellate Cells and Liver Regeneration

Prof. Dr. Dieter Häussinger

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Pancreas  Liver  Reprogramming  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Aging  Genome Editing  Epigenetics

Oral Biology Laboratory

Prof. Dr. Werner Götz

Bonn

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Bone & Cartilage  Developmental Biology  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials

Translational Gynecooncology

Prof. Dr. Tanja Fehm

Duesseldorf

 Other Somatic Stem Cells  Blood  Bone & Cartilage  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Translational Research  Biomarker

Department Cell and Developmental Biology

Prof. Dr. Hans Schöler

Muenster

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Eye  Reproductive Organs  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Aging  High Resolution Imaging  Drug Screening/Discovery  Genome Editing  Epigenetics  Biomarker

Mesenchymal Stem Cells

PD Dr. Rüdiger Sorg

Duesseldorf

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Stem Cell Niche  Preclinical Trials  Translational Research

Stem Cell Research Group

Prof. Dr. Thomas Dittmar

Witten

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Cancer Stem Cells  Disease Modelling

José Carreras Cord Blood Bank

Prof. Dr. Gesine Kögler

Duesseldorf

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Blood  Bone & Cartilage  Preclinical Trials  Clinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Translational Research

AG Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering

Prof. Dr. Sabine Neuß-Stein

Aachen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Heart  Bone & Cartilage  Muscle  Tissue Engineering  Bioinformatics  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Preclinical Trials  Translational Research

Stem Cell Engineering

PD Dr. Holm Zaehres

Bochum

 Neural Stem Cells  Other Somatic Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Blood  Nervous System  Muscle  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Genome Editing

Molecular Stem Cell Biology

Prof. Dr. Frank Rosenbauer

Muenster

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Blood  Epigenetics

Cellular Models

PD Dr. Laura Steenpass

Essen

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Eye  Organoids  Disease Modelling  High Resolution Imaging  Genome Editing  Epigenetics

Research Division of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Prof. Dr. Sven Brandau

Essen

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Bone & Cartilage  Eye  Exosomes  Preclinical Trials

Stem Cell Biology and Cellular Engineering

Prof. Dr. Dr. Wolfgang Wagner

Aachen

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells  Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Blood  Bone & Cartilage  Reprogramming  Tissue Engineering  Bioinformatics  Stem Cell Niche  Biomaterials  Aging  Genome Editing  Epigenetics  Translational Research  Biomarker

Institute for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine

Prof. Dr. James Adjaye

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Nervous System  Bone & Cartilage  Liver  Kidney  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Bioinformatics  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Aging

Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology

Prof. Dr. Andreas Faissner

Bochum

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Eye  Developmental Biology  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  High Resolution Imaging  Biomarker

Neurophysiology

Prof. Dr. Angelika Lampert

Aachen

 Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Reprogramming  Biomaterials  Disease Modelling  Translational Research

Neuroregeneration

Prof. Dr. Patrick Küry

Duesseldorf

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Neural Stem Cells  Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Nervous System  Bone & Cartilage  Bioinformatics  Stem Cell Niche  Exosomes  Preclinical Trials  Drug Screening/Discovery  Transplantation  Epigenetics  Translational Research

Department of Developmental Pathology

Prof. Dr. Hubert Schorle

Bonn

 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells  Embryonal Stem Cells  Reproductive Organs  Reprogramming  Developmental Biology  Organoids  Disease Modelling  Genome Editing  Epigenetics

Department of Dental Materials and Biomaterials Research (ZWBF)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Horst Fischer

Aachen

 Mesenchymal Stem Cells  Skin Stem Cells  Skin  Bone & Cartilage  Tissue Engineering  Stem Cell Niche  Organoids  Biomaterials