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DFG Contacts

Stand: December 12, 2018

Dr. Andrea Rothballer

Programme Officer
Life Sciences 1: Molecular and Organismic Biology

E-Mail: andrea.rothballer@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2174
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

201-02 Basic Research in Biology and Medicine
206-07 Neurosciences

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

201-01 Basic Research in Biology and Medicine
201-04 Basic Research in Biology and Medicine
201-07 Basic Research in Biology and Medicine

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1738 Emerging roles of non-coding RNAs in nervous system development, plasticity and disease
1926 Next Generation Optogenetics: Tool Development and Application

Research Units

1228 Molecular Pathogenesis of Myofibrillar Myopathies
1279 "Protein-based Photoswitches" as optogenetic tools
1336 From monocytes to brain macrophages - conditions influencing the fate of myeloid cells in the brain
2289 Calcium homeostasis in neuroinflammation and -degeneration: New targets for therapy of multiple sclerosis?
2488 Reduced penetrance in hereditary movement disorders: Elucidating mechanisms of endogenous disease protection
2715 Epileptogenesis of genetic epilepsies

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


128 Initiating/Effector versus Regulatory Mechanisms in Multiple Sclerosis - Progress towards Tackling the Disease
166 High-end light microscopy elucidates membrane receptor function - Receptor Light
167 Development, function and potential of myeloid cells in the central nervous system (NeuroMac)