Research Area

Michael Bader Molecular Biology of Peptide Hormones
Carmen Birchmeier Developmental Biology and Signal Transduction
Walter Birchmeier Epithelial Differentiation, Invasion and Metastasis
Ralf Dechend Clinical Cardiovascular Research
Jens Fielitz Clinical Cardiovascular Research
Holger Gerhardt Integrative Vascular Biology
Michael Gotthardt Neuromuscular and Cardiovascular Cell Biology
Annette Grüters Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology
Volker Haucke Molecular Cell Biology
Norbert Hübner Experimental Genetics of Cardiovascular Diseases
Thomas Jentsch Physiology, Pathology and Cell Biology of Ion Transport
Enno Klussmann Anchored Signalling
Friedrich Luft Genetics and Pathophysiology
Thoralf Niendorf Experimental Ultrahigh Field NMR
Daniela Panakova Electrochemical Signaling in Development and Disease
Matthew Poy microRNA and Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Diseases
Axel Pries Circulatory Physiology and Microcirculation
Nikolaus Rajewsky Systems Biology of Gene Regulatory Elements
Harald Saumweber Cytogenetics
Claus Scheidereit Signal Transduction in Tumor Cells
Kai Schmidt-Ott Developmental Biology of the Kidney
Matthias Selbach Intracellular Signaling Pathways and Mass-Spectrometry
Salim Seyfried Zebrafish Cardiovascular Developmental Genetics
Francesca Spagnoli Molecular and Cellular Basis of Embryonic Development
Mathias Treier Genetics of Metabolic and Reproductive Disorders
Wolfgang Uckert Molecular Cell Biology and Gene Therapy
Thomas Willnow Molecular Cardiovascular Research



April 2016
New TransCard Student
Please welcome Laura M. Mueller (Spagnoli lab), who has joinded the TransCard program on April 18th, 2016.

February 2016
Research Highlight for Holger Gerhardt
It is blood pressure that drives the opening of small capillaries during angiogenesis. A team of researchers led by Holger Gerhardt observed the process for the first time and published their findings in Nature Cell Biology. If you are interested please click here to enter the research highlights.
New TransCard Students
Please welcome Valentin Schneider (Huebner lab), Judith Huettemeister (Gotthardt lab), and Marta Bastos de Oliveira (Gerhardt lab), who have joined the TransCard program in February 2016.

January 2016
New TransCard Student
Please welcome Kristin Kraeker (Dechend/Mueller lab), who has joined the TransCard program on January 28th, 2016.

Application Fall 2016


Dr. Inka Gotthardt
Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine
Robert-Rössle-Str 10
D-13125 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 9406 4258
Fax: +49 30 9406 2170