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DFG Contacts

Stand: February 1, 2023

Dr. Stefan Thiel

Programme Director
Life Sciences 3: Medicine

E-Mail: stefan.thiel@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2977
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

Clinical Trials
Coordination - Cancer Research

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

Hinterzarten Circle on Cancer Research
Sektion 2

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

205-14   Hematology, Oncology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

205-06   Pathology
205-25   General and Visceral Surgery

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Clinical Research Units

344 Untangling and Targeting Mechanisms of Myelofibrosis in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN)
5010 CATCH ALL Towards a Cure for Adults and Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

Research Units

2033 The Hematopoietic Niches
2314 Targeting therapeutic windows in essential cellular processes for tumor therapy
2674 Aging-related epigenetic remodeling in acute myeloid leukemia
5433 RNA in focus (RIF): From mechanisms to novel therapeutic strategies in cancer treatment

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2180 Image-Guided and Functionally Instructed Tumor Therapies (iFIT)

Collaborative Research Centres

1399 Mechanisms of drug sensitivity and resistance in small cell lung cancer
1479 Oncogene-driven immune escape (OncoEscape)
1530 Elucidation and targeting of pathogenic mechanisms in B cell malignancies

Research Training Groups

2375 Tumor-Targeted Drug Delivery
2573 The inflammatory tumor secretome – from understanding to novel therapies