Dr. Regina Nickel Programme Director

Life Sciences 2: Microbiology, Immunology, Neurosciences
E-mail: Regina.Nickel@dfg.de Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2032 Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320

Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

Main Contact
2.21-01 Metabolism, Biochemistry and Genetics of Microorganisms
2.21-02 Microbial Ecology and Applied Microbiology
Deputy Contact
2.21-03 Medical Microbiology and Mycology, Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology
2.21-06 Parasitology and Biology of Tropical Infectious Disease Pathogens

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

2051 Balance of the Microverse
2151 ImmunoSensation2 - the immune sensory system
2341 Microbial Substrate Conversion (MiCon)
2937 Nucleotide Metabolism in Microbes
1127 Chemical Mediators in Complex Biosystems (ChemBioSys)
1454 Metaflammation and Cellular Programming
1535 Microbial networking – from organelles to cross-kingdom communities

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

2406 Proteogenomics of Marine Polysaccharide Utilization (POMPU)
2599 Tissue type 2 responses: Mechanisms of induction and regulation
2816 The Autotrophy-Heterotrophy Switch in Cyanobacteria: Coherent Decision-Making at Multiple Regulatory Layers
5560 Crosstalk between B cell metabolism and signaling
1879 Nucleotide Second Messenger Signaling in Bacteria
2002 Small Proteins in Prokaryotes, an Unexplored World
2141 Much more than defence: the multiple functions and facets of CRISPR-Cas
2330 New concepts in prokaryotic virus-host interactions - from single cells to microbial communities
2389 Emergent Functions of Bacterial Multicellularity