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DFG Contacts

Stand: June 28, 2022

Dr. Katarina Timofeev

Programme Director
Life Sciences 1: Molecular and Organismic Biology

E-Mail: katarina.timofeev@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2591
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

Joint Committee on Dual Use

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

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

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

201-03   Cell Biology

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1935 Deciphering the mRNP code: RNA-bound determinants of post-transcriptional gene regulation
2202 Spatial Genome Architecture in Development and Disease

Research Units

2333 Macromolecular Complexes in mRNA translocation
2682 Seasonal temperature acclimation in Drosophila

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


81 Chromatin Changes in Differentiation and Malignancies

Collaborative Research Centres

1064 Chromatin Dynamics
1324 Mechanisms and functions of Wnt signaling
1361 Regulation of DNA Repair and Genome Stability

International Research Training Groups

2403 Dissecting and Reengineering the Regulatory Genome

Research Training Groups

2344 MeInBio - BioInMe: Exploration of spatio-temporal dynamics of gene regulation using high-throughput and high-resolution methods
2355 Regulatory networks in the mRNA life cycle: from coding to non-coding RNAs