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Agency-Funded Research

DFG Agency-Funded Research

The excellence initiative enabled us at the Universität zu Lübeck to establish a cluster of excellence and a graduate school. Furthermore, all departments house other research networks of DFG agencies.


Medicine

DFG Cluster of Excellence
"Inflammation at Interfaces" (since 2007)

DFG Graduate School
"Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences"
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Centre for Doctoral Studies Lübeck

GRK 1727
"Modulation of Autoimmunity" (since 2011)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Detlef Zillikens
,
Department of Dermatology, Allergology and Venerology

Internal GRK 1911
"Immunoregulation of Inflammation in Allergies and Infections " (since 2013)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Jörg Köhl
,
Institute for Systemic Inflammation Research

GRK 1957
"Adipocyte-Brain Crosstalk" (since 2015)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Hendrik Lehnert
,
Department of Internal Medicine I

GRK 1743
"Genes, Environment and Inflammation"
Representative university: University Medical Centre, Kiel
, PIs in Lübeck:
Prof. Dr. Saleh Ibrahim
&
Prof. Dr. Ralf Ludwig
,
LIED - Lübeck Institute for Experimental Dermatology
&
Prof. Dr. Jan Rupp
,
Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene

SFB-TR 134
"Eating Habits: Homeostasis and Reward Systems" (2014-2018)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Hendrik Lehnert
,
Department of Internal Medicine I

SFB-TR 654
"Plasticity and Sleep" (2005-2017)
Representative university: University Medical Centre, Tübingen, Prof. Dr. med. J. Born;
Spokesperson at Univ. zu Lübeck: Prof. Dr. Thomas Münte
,
Department of Neurology

SFB 936
"Multisite Communication in the Brain" (since 2011)
Representative university: University Medical Centre, Hamburg-Eppendorf, Prof. Dr. Andreas K. Engel & Prof. Dr. Christian Gerloff
; PIs in Lübeck (TP C5):
Prof. Dr. Christine Klein
,
Institute for Neurogenetics
&
Prof. Dr. Thomas Münte
,
Department of Neurology

FOR 2488
"Reduced Penetration Upon Severe Motion Disorders: Clarification of Endogenous Disease Protection Mechanisms" (since 2016)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. med. Christine Klein, Institute for Neurogenetics

FOR 2327
"VIROCARB: Glycans Controlling Non-Enveloped Virus Infections" (since 2016)
Spokesperson at:
Eberhard-Karls University of Tübingen, Inter-Faculty Institute for Biochemistry
; PIs in Lübeck:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Peters
,
Institute for Chemistry
&
Prof. Dr. Stefan Taube
,
Institute for Virology and Cell Biology

FOR 1120
"Ophelian Cultures (1870-1930). Threshold Phenomena in a Modern Urban Setting" (2008-2016), Spokesperson at: Charité – University Medical Centre of Berlin, Institute for the History of Medicine and Ethics in Medicine
; TP Lübeck:
Documents of Insanity: Scheherazadean Tales and Querulousness in Literature and Psychiatry
,
PI: Prof. Dr. Cornelius Borck
,
Institute for Medical History and Science Research (IMGWF)
(in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Armin Schäfer, Distant Learning University of Hagen)

KFO 303
"Pemphigoid Diseases - Molecular Pathways and their Therapeutic Potential" (since 2015)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Detlef Zillikens
,
Head: Prof. Dr. Christian Sadik
,
Department of Dermatology

KFO 170
"Early Pathogenesis of Wegener’s Granulomatosis" (2007-2015)
Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Peter Lamprecht
,
Department of Rheumatology

KFO 655
"Setting Priorities in Medicine: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis with Special Reference to the State Health Insurance Scheme" (2007-2015)
PI: Prof. Dr. Dr. Hans-Heinrich Raspe, Institute for Social Medicine

SPP 1629
"THYROID TRANS ACT - Translation of Thyroid Hormone Actions Beyond Classical Concepts" (since 2012), Spokesperson at: University Medical Centre of Essen, Prof. Dr. D. Führer-Sakel
; TP Lübeck:
Consequences of short-term hypo- and hyperthyroidism on brain structure and function in humans
, PIs:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Münte
,
Department of Neurology
&
Prof. Dr. Georg Brabant
,
Department of Internal Medicine I

SPP 1665
"Categorisation and Manipulation of Neuronal Networks in Mammalian Brains: correlative to causal analysis" (since 2013), Spokesperson at: UKE, Prof. Dr. I. L. Hanganu-Opatz
; TP Lübeck:
"Weak Electrical Stimulation and Optogenetics for Investigating Sleep-Dependent Memory Consolidation and Neuronal Ensembles"
, PI:
Prof. Dr. Lisa Marshall
,
Institute for Neuroendocrinology

Mathematics
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Informatics | Natural Sciences| Engineering

SPP 1313
"Biological Responses to Nanoscale Particles (Bio-Nano Responses)" (2008-2015), Spokesperson at: University of Duisburg-Essen, Prof. Dr. R. Zellner;
TP Lübeck:
How particles enter the body: investigating particle-barrier interactions in the digestive tract (PARENTRY)
, PI:
Dr. Gereon Hüttmann
,
Institute for Biomedical Optics

SPP 1629
"Polymer-Solid Body Contacts: Boundary Surfaces and Interphases" (since 2012), Spokesperson at: Technical University of Darmstadt, Prof. Dr. F. Müller-Plathe
; TP Lübeck:
Polymer Interphases in Self-Arranged Porous Aluminium Oxide: NMR study of chain dynamics
, PI:
Prof. Dr. Christian Hübner
,
Institute for Physics

DFG Grant for German-African Cooperation Programme
: "Development of recombinant ELISA for diagnosis of Lassa fever in Africa and structural and biochemical characterisation of the replication complex of Lassa virus"
PI: Prof. Dr. Dr. Rolf Hilgenfeld
,
Institute for Biochemistry

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