Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

CMMC Researchers

Overview - Principal Investigators and Co-Principal Investigators

Prof. Dr. Dr. Miguel A Alejandre Alcazar CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dr. Miguel A Alejandre Alcazar

Clinic and Polyclinic for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

CMMC - PI - C 01 | CAP 10

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Alessandro Annibaldi CMMC Cologne
Dr. Alessandro Annibaldi

Laboratory of Cell Death, Inflammation and Immunity / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - JRG 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Maria Anokhina CMMC Cologne
Dr. Maria Anokhina

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - Co-PI - A 01

 

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Philipp Antczak CMMC Cologne
Dr. Philipp Antczak

CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 06

Prof. Dr. Stephan Baldus CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Stephan Baldus

Clinic III of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 01

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Hisham Bazzi CMMC Cologne
Dr. Hisham Bazzi

Clinic and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Bodo Beck CMMC Cologne
Dr. Bodo Beck

Institute of Human Genetics / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Thomas Benzing CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Thomas Benzing

Clinic II of Internal Medicine

CMMC - Chair

CMMC - PI - C 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Matteo Bergami CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Matteo Bergami

CECAD Cologne

CMMC - PI - C 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Beyer CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Andreas Beyer

CECAD Cologne

CMMC - PI - C 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Felix Bock CMMC Cologne
Dr. Felix Bock

Clinic of General Ophthalmology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Julia Boix Tarin CMMC Cologne
Dr. Julia Boix Tarin

Institute of Vegetative Physiology

CMMC - Co-PI - C 17

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. rer. nat. Katarzyna Bozek CMMC Cologne
Dr. rer. nat. Katarzyna Bozek

CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 04

Dr. med. Johannes Brägelmann CMMC Cologne
Dr. med. Johannes Brägelmann

Mildred Scheel School of Oncology Cologne / Dept. of Translational Genomics / Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - PI - CAP 18

Dr. med. Sebastian Brähler CMMC Cologne
Dr. med. Sebastian Brähler

Clinic II of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - CAP 17

CMMC - Co-PI - B 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Paul T Brinkkötter CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Paul T Brinkkötter

Clinic II of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - B 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Jens C Brüning CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Jens C Brüning

Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Preventive Medicine

CMMC - PI - C 06 

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Büttner CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Büttner

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - PI - A 01

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Markus Chmielewski CMMC Cologne
Dr. Markus Chmielewski

Laboratory for Tumor Genetics and Cellular Immunotherapy / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 29

Dr. Sebahattin Cirak CMMC Cologne
Dr. Sebahattin Cirak

Clinic and Polyclinic for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Thomas Clahsen CMMC Cologne
Dr. Thomas Clahsen

Clinic of General Ophthalmology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 05

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Oliver A Cornely CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Oliver A Cornely

CECAD / Clinical Trials Center Cologne

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Claus Cursiefen CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Claus Cursiefen

Clinic of General Ophthalmology

CMMC - Co-PI - A 09

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Martin S Denzel CMMC Cologne
Dr. Martin S Denzel

Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Alexander Drzezga CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Alexander Drzezga

Clinic and Polyclinic of Nuclear Medicine

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 07

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Sabine Eming CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Sabine Eming

Clinic and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology

CMMC - Vice Chair

CMMC - PI - C 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Mafalda Escobar-Henriques CMMC Cologne
Dr. Mafalda Escobar-Henriques

CECAD / Institute for Genetics

CMMC - PI - A 02

CMMC - PI - CAP 14

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Mario Fabri CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Mario Fabri

Clinic and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 08

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Matthias Fischer CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Matthias Fischer

Department of Experimental Pediatric Oncology | Clinic and Polyclinic for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

CMMC - PI - A 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Niels Gehring CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Niels Gehring

Institute for Genetics - Center of Molecular Biosciences

CMMC - PI - C 07

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Debora Grosskopf-Kroiher CMMC Cologne
Dr. Debora Grosskopf-Kroiher

Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

Managing Director | Scientific Coordinator

Head - Skin Cancer Prev. Project - PP 1

Dr. Matthias Hackl CMMC Cologne
Dr. Matthias Hackl

Clinic II of Internal Medicine

CMMC - Co-PI - C 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Michael Hallek CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Michael Hallek

Clinic I of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - A 04

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Matthias Hammerschmidt CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Matthias Hammerschmidt

Institute for Zoology

CMMC - PI - A 05

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Robert Hänsel-Hertsch CMMC Cologne
Dr. Robert Hänsel-Hertsch

Laboratory for Genome Biology / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - JRG 10

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Axel Heidenreich CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Axel Heidenreich

Clinic and Polyclinic of Urology and Uro-Oncology

CMMC - Co-PI - assoc. RG 15

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Marco Herling CMMC Cologne
Dr. Marco Herling

Clinic I of Internal Medicine

CMMC assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Jan Herter CMMC Cologne
Dr. Jan Herter

Dept. of Radiation Therapy, Radiooncology & Cyberknife / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - CAP 13

CMMC - Co-PI - B 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. med. Grit Herter-Sprie CMMC Cologne
Dr. med. Grit Herter-Sprie

Clinic I of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - B 02

CMMC - PI - CAP 16

Dr. Paul Higgins CMMC Cologne
Dr. Paul Higgins

Inst. for Med. Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene (IMMIH)

CMMC - Co-PI - B 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Axel Hillmer CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Axel Hillmer

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 09

 

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. med. Andreas Hombach CMMC Cologne
Dr. med. Andreas Hombach

Laboratory for Tumor Genetics and Cellular Immunotherapy / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - Co-PI - assoc. RG 29

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Thorsten Hoppe CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Thorsten Hoppe

CECAD - Institute for Genetics, Lab for Proteostasis in Development and Aging

CMMC - PI - C 08

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PD Dr. Dr. Deniz Hos CMMC Cologne
PD Dr. Dr. Deniz Hos

Clinic of General Ophthalmology

CMMC - PI - CAP 11

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Muhammad Sajid Hussain CMMC Cologne
Dr. Muhammad Sajid Hussain

Institute for Biochemistry I

CMMC - Co-PI - C 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Dirk Isbrandt CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dirk Isbrandt

Institute for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience

CMMC - PI - C 09

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Ron Jachimowicz CMMC Cologne
Dr. Ron Jachimowicz

Clinic I of Internal Medicine & MPI of Ageing

CMMC - PI - A 10

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Hamid Kashkar CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Hamid Kashkar

Inst. for Med. Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene (IMMIH)

CMMC - PI - B 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Florian Klein CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Florian Klein

Institute of Virology / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 10

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Peter Kloppenburg CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Peter Kloppenburg

Institute for Zoology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 11

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Jens P Klussmann CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Jens P Klussmann

Clinic and Polyclinic of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

CMMC - Co-PI - A 12

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Manuel Koch CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Manuel Koch

Institute for Dental Research and Musculoskeletal Biology

CMMC - Co-PI - C 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Vangelis Kondylis CMMC Cologne
Dr. Vangelis Kondylis

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Tatiana Korotkova CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Tatiana Korotkova

Institute of Vegetative Physiology

CMMC - PI - C 10

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Thomas Krieg CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Thomas Krieg

Translational Matrix Biology

CMMC - PI - SRG 02

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Marcus Krüger CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Marcus Krüger

Institute for Genetics | CECAD / CMMC Proteomics Facility

CMMC - PI - C 11

Head - CECAD / CMMC Proteomics Facility

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Leo Kurian CMMC Cologne
Dr. Leo Kurian

Institute for Neurophysiology / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - A 07

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Thomas Langmann CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Thomas Langmann

Clinic of General Ophthalmology | Lab. for Experimental Immunology of the Eye

CMMC - PI - B 05

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Clara Lehmann

Clinic I of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

PD Dr. Max C Liebau CMMC Cologne
PD Dr. Max C Liebau

Clinic and Polyclinic for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

CMMC - Co-PI - C 14

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Esther Mahabir-Brenner CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Esther Mahabir-Brenner

CMMC | Comparative Medicine

Head - Comparative Medicine/CMMC Animal Facility

Prof. Dr. Berenike Maier CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Berenike Maier

Institute for Biological Physics / Center of Molecular Biosciences

CMMC - PI - B 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Cornelia Mauch CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dr. Cornelia Mauch

Dept. of Dermatology

Head - Skin Cancer Prevention Project - PP 1
"Die Sonne und Wir"

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Andrea Merseburg CMMC Cologne
Dr. Andrea Merseburg

Institute for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience

CMMC - Co-PI - C 09

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Roman-Ulrich Müller CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Roman-Ulrich Müller

Clinic II of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 13

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Stefan Müller CMMC Cologne
Dr. Stefan Müller

Head - CECAD/CMMC Proteomics Facility

Deputy Head - CMMC Isotope Lab Unit

Dr. Tim Nestler CMMC Cologne
Dr. Tim Nestler

Clinic and Polyclinic of Urology and Uro-Oncology

CMMC - Co-PI - assoc. RG 15

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Phuong-Hien Nguyen CMMC Cologne
Dr. Phuong-Hien Nguyen

Clinic I for Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - CAP 19

CMMC - Co-PI - A 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PD Dr. Catherin Niemann CMMC Cologne
PD Dr. Catherin Niemann

Institute for Biochemistry and CMMC

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 14
IPMM Program I Head - In-House Services: Tissue Embedding and Histology I Mircroscopy

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Carien M Niessen CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Carien M Niessen

Department Cell Biology of the Skin / CECAD

CMMC - PI - A 08

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Maria Notara CMMC Cologne
Dr. Maria Notara

Clinic of General Ophthalmology

CMMC - PI - A 09

CMMC - PI - CAP 15

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Peter Nürnberg CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Peter Nürnberg

Cologne Center for Genomics

CMMC - PI - C 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Margarete Odenthal CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Margarete Odenthal

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy

CMMC - Co-PI -  A 01

CMMC - Co-PI - A 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Christian P Pallasch CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Christian P Pallasch

Clinic I of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 15

 

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Argyris Papantonis CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Argyris Papantonis

Institute of Pathology

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Manolis Pasparakis CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Manolis Pasparakis

Institute for Genetics / CECAD

CMMC - PI - B 07

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Martin Peifer CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Martin Peifer

Dept. for Translational Genomics / RG location - CMMC Building

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Nieves Peltzer CMMC Cologne
Dr. Nieves Peltzer

Department for Translational Genomics / CECAD

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 03

 

Dr. Kurt P Pfannkuche CMMC Cologne
Dr. Kurt P Pfannkuche

Institute of Neurophysiology

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 17

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Simon Pöpsel CMMC Cologne
Dr. Simon Pöpsel

Laboratory of Structure and Biochemistry of Epigenetic Regulators / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - JRG 11

CMMC - Co-PI - A 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Alvaro Rada-Iglesias CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Alvaro Rada-Iglesias

Institute of Biomedicine and Biotechnology of Cantabria

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Rocio Rebollido-Rios CMMC Cologne
Dr. Rocio Rebollido-Rios

Clinic I for Internal Medicine

CMMC - Co-PI - A 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Stephan Rosenkranz CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Stephan Rosenkranz

Clinic III of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. Research Group 19

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Elena Rugarli CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Elena Rugarli

CECAD Cologne & Institute for Genetics

CMMC - PI - C 13

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Dr. Jan Rybniker CMMC Cologne
Dr. Dr. Jan Rybniker

Clinic I of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - CAP 8

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schermer CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schermer

Clinic II of Internal Medicine

CMMC - PI - C 14
Executive Board Member

Dr. Hans A Schlößer CMMC Cologne
Dr. Hans A Schlößer

Clinic of General, Visceral, Tumor and Transplantation Surgery / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - CAP 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. med. Rita Schmutzler CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. med. Rita Schmutzler

Center for Familial Breast- and Ovarian Cancer

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 20

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Björn Schumacher CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Björn Schumacher

Institute for Genome Stability in Ageing and Disease, CECAD Cologne

CMMC - PI - A 11

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Michal-Ruth Schweiger CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dr. Michal-Ruth Schweiger

Institute for Translational Epigenomics

CMMC - PI - A 12

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Sengle CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Sengle

Institute for Biochemistry II

CMMC - assoc. RG 21

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Martin Sos CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Martin Sos

Institute for General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy / Dept. of Translational Genomics

CMMC - PI - A 13

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Dres. h.c. Wilhelm Stoffel CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Dr. Dres. h.c. Wilhelm Stoffel

Lab. of Mol. Neuroscience, Inst. for Biochemistry

CMMC - PI - SRG 01

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Karolina Szczepanowska CMMC Cologne
Dr. Karolina Szczepanowska

Inst. for Mitochondrial Diseases and Ageing / CECAD Building

CMMC - Co-PI -  C 15

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Roman Thomas CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Roman Thomas

Department for Translational Genomics

CMMC - assoc. RG 22

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. rer. nat. Débora B Trentini Schmidt CMMC Cologne
Dr. rer. nat. Débora B Trentini Schmidt

CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - assoc. JRG 05

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Trifunovic CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Trifunovic

Inst. for Mitochondrial Diseases and Ageing / CECAD Building

CMMC - PI - C 15

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. nat. med. Roland Ullrich CMMC Cologne
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. nat. med. Roland Ullrich

Clinic I of Internal Medicine / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - Co-PI - B 02

CMMC - assoc. RG 23

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. David Vilchez CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. David Vilchez

CECAD Research Center

CMMC - PI - C 16

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Johannes Vogt CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Johannes Vogt

Department of Molecular and Translational Neuroscience | Institute II of Anatomy

CMMC - PI - assoc. RG 27

Prof. Dr. Silvia von Karstedt CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Silvia von Karstedt

Department for Translational Genomics

CMMC - PI - A 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Esther von Stebut-Borschitz CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Esther von Stebut-Borschitz

Clinic and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology

CMMC - PI -  B 08

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Wiesner CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Rudolf Wiesner

Institute of Vegetative Physiology

CMMC - PI - C 17

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. Brunhilde Wirth CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Brunhilde Wirth

Institute of Human Genetics / Location: CMMC Building

CMMC - PI - C 16

CMMC - Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. F Thomas Wunderlich CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. F Thomas Wunderlich

Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Preventive Medicine / Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research

CMMC - PI - C 19

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Nir Yogev CMMC Cologne
Dr. Nir Yogev

Clinic and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology

CMMC - Co-PI -  B 08