Stem cell research permits insight into early brain development disorders in Zika virus infections

20.02.2017 | Jay Gopalakrishnan, Olaf Utermöhlen and Martin Krönke from the CMMC, the Inst. of Med. Microbiology, Immunology & Hygiene and the DZIF reprogrammed...


Neurocalcin delta (NCALD) suppression protects against spinal muscular atrophy in humans and across species

27.01.2017 | The research team of Brunhilde Wirth, Director of the Institute for Human Genetics at the University Hospital of Cologne leading a CMMC resarch group...


Epithelial polarity protein PAR3 identified as non-cell autonomous suppressor of malignant melanoma -

23.01.2017 | the fastest-growing type of cancer and the most fatal skin disease. Sandra Iden and her team at CECAD Cologne supported by the CMMC and the CRC 829...


Looking beyond genes: A bioinformatic toolkit to etiologically

12.01.2017 | connect complex diseases and cell type-specific enhancer maps. The team of Rada-Iglesias has recently implemented a bioinformatic toolkit called...


The first Cologne Symposium on Ageing Medicine - January 11, 2017

10.01.2017 | aims to demonstrate the potential of interdisciplinarity and multidimensionality with the ultimate scope of defining new perspectives in the...


A new way of looking at how the human genome folds to fit into the cell nucleus

22.12.2016 | was developed by the Chromatin Systems Biology research Group of Dr. Argyris Papantonis at the CMMC, that allows for a new understanding of its...


Epigenomic-based identification of major cell identity regulators: an innovative approach

16.12.2016 | to dissect cellular heterogeneity based on a highly sensitive and specific strategy. The research team of Alvaro Rada-Iglesias, leading a Junior...


Successful Completion of the IPMM Program (2016) - Congratulations to all IPMM-PhD Graduates

14.12.2016 | The Interdisciplinary Program Molecular Medicine (IPMM) at the University is aimed at outstanding research-oriented medical and life science...


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