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

Dept. of Children and Adolescent Medicine

Principal Investigator - C 01 | CAP 10

Dr. Alessandro Annibaldi CMMC Cologne
Dr. Alessandro Annibaldi

Laboratory of Cell Death, Inflammation and Immunity - JRG location CMMC

Principal Investigator - CMMC JRG 12

Dr. Maria Anokhina CMMC Cologne
Dr. Maria Anokhina

Institute for Pathology

Co-Principal Investigator - A 01

 

Dr. Philipp Antczak CMMC Cologne
Dr. Philipp Antczak

RG location - CMMC Building

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 06

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

Dept. III of Internal Medicine / RG location - LFI Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Hisham Bazzi CMMC Cologne
Dr. Hisham Bazzi

Department of Dermatology / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Dr. Bodo Beck CMMC Cologne
Dr. Bodo Beck

Institute for Human Genetics / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator C 1

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

Chair - CMMC | Dept. II of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD

Principal Investigator - C 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

CECAD Cologne

Principal Investigator - C 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

CECAD Cologne / RG location

Principal Investigator - C 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Felix Bock CMMC Cologne
Dr. Felix Bock

Dept. of Ophthalmology / RG location - LFI Building

assoc. CMMC Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Vegetative Physiology

Co - Principal Investigator - C 17

 

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

RG location - CMMC Building

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 04

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

Department II of Internal Medicine

Co-Principal Investigator - B 01

RG location - CMMC Building

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. II of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator B 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Center for Endocrinology, Diabetology and Prev. Medicine

Principal Investigator - C 06 

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Pathology

Principal Investigator - A 01

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Sebahattin Cirak CMMC Cologne
Dr. Sebahattin Cirak

Dept. for Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine / RG location - CMMC Building

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Thomas Clahsen CMMC Cologne
Dr. Thomas Clahsen

Department of Ophthalmology

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

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

Dept. of Ophthalmology / RG location - LFI Building

Co-Principal Investigator -  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 - assoc. Research Group

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

Dept. of Nuclear Medicine / RG location - Nuclear Medicine Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Dermatology and Venerology

CMMC - Vice Chair

Principal Investigator - C

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Genetics / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - A 02 | CAP 14

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Dermatology / RG location - LFI Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Children and Adolescent Medicine

Principal Investigator - A 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Genetics

Principal Investigator - C 07

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

Dept. II of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Co-Principal Investigator - C 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Robert Haensel-Hertsch CMMC Cologne
Dr. Robert Haensel-Hertsch

CMMC - Laboratory for Genome Biology

Principal Investigator - CMMC JRG 10

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

Dept. I of Internal Medicine

Principal Investigator - A 04

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Zoology

Principal Investigator - A 05

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Urology / RG location - LFI Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Dr. Marco Herling CMMC Cologne
Dr. Marco Herling

Dept. I of Internal Medicine

CMMC assoc. Research Group

Dr. Jan Herter CMMC Cologne
Dr. Jan Herter

Dept. of Radiation Oncology and CyberKnife Center / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator - CAP 13

Co-Principal Investigator - B 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. I of Internal Medicine / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator - B 02 | CAP 16

Dr. Paul Higgins CMMC Cologne
Dr. Paul Higgins

Institute for Medical Mircobiology, Immunology and Hygiene

Co-Principal Investigator - B 06

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

Institute for Pathology / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

 

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

Institute for Genetics, Lab for Proteostasis in Development and Aging

Principal Investigator - C 08

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

Dept. of Ophthalmology / RG location - LFI Building

Principal Investigator - CAP 11

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Biochemistry I | University of Cologne

Co-Principal Investigator - C 12

 

Prof. Dr. Sandra Iden CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. Sandra Iden

CECAD Cologne

Principal Investigator - B 03

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Inst. for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience / RG location - LFI Building

Principal Investigator - C 09

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Ron Jachimowicz CMMC Cologne
Dr. Ron Jachimowicz

Department I of Internal Medicine

Co-Principial Investigator - A 10

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

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

Principal Investigator - B 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Virology / RG location - CMMC Building

assoc. CMMC Research Group

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Zoology

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

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

Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Co-Principal Investigator -  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

Co - Principal Investigator - C 01

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Vangelis Kondylis CMMC Cologne
Dr. Vangelis Kondylis

Institute for Pathology / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

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

Institute for Vegetative Physiology

Principal Investigator - 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

Principal Investigator SRG 1

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Genetics / RG location - CECAD Building | CECAD / CMMC Proteomics Facility

Principal Investigator - C 11

Head - CECAD / CMMC Proteomics Facility

 

Dr. Leo Kurian CMMC Cologne
Dr. Leo Kurian

Institute for Neurophysiology / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator - A 07

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 01

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

Dept. of Ophthalmology / RG location - Anatomy Building

Principal Investigator - B 05

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Children and Adolescent Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Co-Principal Investigator - C 14

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

Center for Molecular Medicine | Animal Facility

Head - Comparative Medicine/CMMC Animal Facility

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

Institute for Biological Physics

Principal Investigator - 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

Co-Principal Investigator - C 09

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

Dept. II of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Stefan Müller CMMC Cologne
Dr. Stefan Müller

Head - CECAD/CMMC Proteomics Facility

Head - CMMC Isotope Lab Unit

Dr. Tim Nestler CMMC Cologne
Dr. Tim Nestler

Dept. of Urology / RG location - LFI Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Dr. Hien Nguyen CMMC Cologne
Dr. Hien Nguyen

Dept. I for Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Co-Principal Investigator - A 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Biochemistry / RG location - CMMC Building | Microscopy Facility |Tissue Embedding and Histology Facility

IPMM Program Head - Tissue Embedding and Histology Facility

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

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

Department Cell Biology of the Skin / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - A 08

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Maria Notara CMMC Cologne
Dr. Maria Notara

Dept. of Ophthalmology

Principal Investigator - A 09 | CAP 15

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

Cologne Center for Genomics (CCG)

Principal Investigator - C 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Pathology

Co-Principal Investigator -  A 01 | A 02

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. I of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

 

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 / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - B 07

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Nieves Peltzer CMMC Cologne
Dr. Nieves Peltzer

Department of Translational Genomics / RG location - CECAD Building

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 03

 

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

Institute of Neurophysiology

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Dr. Simon Pöpsel CMMC Cologne
Dr. Simon Pöpsel

Laboratory of Structure and Biochemistry of Epigenetic Regulators - JRG location CMMC

Principal Investigator - CMMC JRG 11

Co-Principal Investigator -  A 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute of Biomedicine and Biotechnology of Cantabria

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Khalid Rashid CMMC Cologne
Dr. Khalid Rashid

Dept. of Ophthalmology / RG location - Anatomy Building

Co-Principal Investigator B 05

 

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

Dept. I for Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Co-Principal Investigator - A 04

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Prof. Dr. H Christian Reinhardt CMMC Cologne
Prof. Dr. H Christian Reinhardt

Clinic for Hematology - Uniklinik Essen

Principal Investigator - A 10

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. III of Internal Medicine / RG location - CMMC Building

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

 

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

CECAD Cologne and Institute for Genetics / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - C 13

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

Dept. I of Internal Medicine / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator CAP 8

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. II of Internal Medicine / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - C 14
Executive Board Member

 

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

Dept. of General, Visceral and Cancer Surgery / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator CAP 12

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Center for Familial Breast- and Ovarian Cancer

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

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

Institute for Genome Stability in Ageing and Disease, CECAD Cologne

Principal Investigator - A 11

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Translational Epigenomics

Principal Investigator - A 12

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Biochemistry II

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Pathology / Dept. of Translational Genomics

Principal Investigator - 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

Principal Investigator SRG 01

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. Karolina Szczepanowska CMMC Cologne
Dr. Karolina Szczepanowska

Institute for Mitochondrial Diseases

Co-Principal Investigator -  C 15

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

Dept. of Translational Genomics

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

RG location - CMMC Building

CMMC - assoc. Junior Research Group 05

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

Inst. for Mitochondrial Diseases and Ageing / RG location - CECAD Building

Principal Investigator - 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

Dept. I of Internal Medicine / RG location - CMMC Building

Co-Principal Investigator - B 02

CMMC - assoc. Research Group

 

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr. David Vilchez CMMC Cologne
Dr. David Vilchez

CECAD Research Center

Principal Investigator - C 16

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

Department of Translational Genomics

Principal Investigator - A 06

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Dept. of Dermatology / RG location - LFI Building

Principal Investigator -  B 08

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Center of Physiology, Institute for Vegetative Physiology

Principal Investigator - C 17

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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

Institute for Human Genetics / RG location - CMMC Building

Principal Investigator - C 16

Executive Board Member

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PD Dr. F Thomas Wunderlich CMMC Cologne
PD Dr. F Thomas Wunderlich

Center for Clinical Endocrinology, Diabetology and Preventive Medicine

Principal Investigator - C 19

Dr. Nir Yogev CMMC Cologne
Dr. Nir Yogev

Department of Dermatology

Co-Principal Investigator -  B 08