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DFG Contacts

Stand: January 18, 2022

Dr. Britta Mädge

Programme Director
Life Sciences 1: Molecular and Organismic Biology

E-Mail: Britta.Maedge@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2453
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

201-03   Cell Biology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

201-05   General Genetics and Functional Genome Biology
201-06   Developmental Biology

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1782 Epithelial intercellular junctions as dynamic hubs to integrate forces, signals and cell behaviour
1926 Next Generation Optogenetics: Tool Development and Application
2306 Ferroptosis: from Molecular Basics to Clinical Applications

Research Units

2625 Mechanisms of Lysosomal Homeostasis
2743 Mechanical Stress Protection
2800 Chromosome Instability: Cross-talk of DNA replication stress and mitotic dysfunction
2848 Nanoscale Architecture and Heterogeneity of the Mitochondrial Inner Membrane
2953 Sialic Acid as Regulator in Development and Immunity

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2067 Multiscale Bioimaging: from Molecular Machines to Networks of Excitable Cells (MBExC)

Collaborative Research Centres

944 Physiology and Dynamics of Cellular Microcompartments
958 Scaffolding of Membranes: Molecular Mechanisms and Cellular Functions
1078 Protonation Dynamics in Protein Function
1177 Molecular and Functional Characterization of Selective Autophagy
1190 Compartmental Gates and Contact Sites in Cells
1218 Mitochondrial regulation of cellular function
1328 Adenine Nucleotides in Immunity and Inflammation
1348 Dynamic cellular interfaces: formation and function

Research Training Groups

2243 Understanding Ubiquitylation: From Molecular Mechanisms To Disease
2364 MOMbrane: The multifaceted functions and dynamics of the mitochondrial outer membrane (MOM)
2737 STRESSistance: Molecular Mechanisms to Preserve the Functionality of Membranes and Compartments during Stress Conditions