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DFG Contacts

Stand: September 12, 2018

Dr. Georg Munz

Programme Director
Life Sciences 3: Medicine

E-Mail: Georg.Munz@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2243
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

Permanent Senate Commission on Food Safety

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

205-05 Nutritional Sciences
205-17 Endocrinology, Diabetology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

205-15 Gastroenterology, Metabolism
205-16 Nephrology

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programme

1629 THYROID TRANS ACT - Translation of Thyroid Hormone Actions beyond Classical Concepts
1656 INTESTINAL MICROBIOTA - a microbial ecosystem at the edge between immune homeostasis and inflammation

Research Units

2558 Interactions of essential trace elements in healthy and diseased elderly (TraceAge)

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


127 Biology of xenogeneic cell, tissue and organ transplantation - from bench to bedside
134 Ingestive Behaviour: Homeostasis and Reward
205 The Adrenal: Central Relay in Health and Disease

Collaborative Research Centre

1052 Obesity Mechanisms
1118 Reactive metabolites as a cause of diabetic complications

Research Training Group

1874 Diabetische Mikroangiopathie
1957 Adipocyte - Brain - Crosstalk
2251 Immunological and Cellular Strategies in Metabolic Disease (ICSMD)