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DFG Contacts

Stand: July 16, 2019

Dr. Andreas Strecker

Programme Director
Life Sciences 2: Microbiology, Immunology, Neurosciences

E-Mail: Andreas.Strecker@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2530
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

204-03 Medical Microbiology, Parasitology, Medical Mycology and Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

204-01 Metabolism, Biochemistry and Genetics of Microorganisms
204-02 Microbial Ecology and Applied Microbiology
204-04 Virology
204-05 Immunology

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1580 Intracellular compartments as places of pathogen-host-interactions
1923 Innate Sensing and Restriction of Retroviruses

Research Units

832 Regulators of the Humoral Immune Response
854 Post-genomic Strategies for New Antibiotic Drugs and Targets
2251 Adaptation and persistence of the emerging pathogen Acinetobacter baumannii

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


130 B cells: Immunity and autoimmunity

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2124 Controlling Microbes to Fight Infections (CMFI)
2155 RESIST - Resolving Infection Susceptibility

Collaborative Research Centres

1009 Breaking Barriers - Immune cells and pathogens at cell / matrix barriers
1021 RNA viruses: RNA metabolism, host response and pathogenesis
1129 Integrative Analysis of Pathogen – Replication and Spread

Graduate Schools

106 Graduate School for Life Sciences (GSLS)

International Research Training Groups

2290 Crossing Boundaries: Molecular Interactions in Malaria

Research Training Groups

2046 Parasite Infections: From Experimental Models to Natural Systems
2157 3D Tissue Models for Studying Microbial Infections by Human Pathogens