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Funding / Support

SFB 829
  • 2009-2020: SFB829 grant Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Skin Homeostasis: Project leader A7 "UV-induced DNA damage in Photoaging and Skin Homeostasis" of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • 2016-2019: H2020 - FET Flagship GRAPHENE - acronym G-IMMUNOMICS; Characterization of graphene immune-impacts through omics approaches and genotoxic analysis 
  • 2015-2019: COST Action BM1408 - acronym GENiE; A collaborative European network of C. elegans early-stage researchers and young principal investigators
KFO286 CLL Research
  • 2013-2019: KFO286 grant Exploiting defects in the DNA damage response for the development of novel, targeted CLL therapy: Project leader RP1 "Targeting transcription-blocking DNA damage responses in CLL" of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • 2014-2018: SFB670 grant Cell-autonomous immunity: Project leader 31 “Mechanisms of innate immune responses to DNA damage" of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Previous research support

  • 2012-2016: FP7-PEOPLE-2012-ITN, Partner GA-n° 316390 - acronym aDDRess; Initial Training Network on "Chromatin Dynamics and the DNA Damage Response"
  • 2012-2016: FP7-PEOPLE-2012-ITN, Partner GA-n° 316964 - acronym MARRIAGE; Initial Training Network "MARie CuRIe AGEing Network"
Code Age Chronic DNA damage in Ageing
  • 2012-2016: FP7-PEOPLE-2012-ITN, Coordinator GA-n° 316354 - acronym CodeAge; Initial Training Network on "Chronic DNA damage responses in aging"
sybacol Systems Biology of Ageing Cologne
GIF German-Israel Foundation for Scientific Research and Development
GIF German-Israel Foundation for Scientific Research and Development
  • 2006-2009: Veni Grant, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)
  • 2005-2008: EMBO long-term postdoctoral Fellowship and Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (from 2006)
  • 1998-1999: DAAD scholarship for studying at the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology at SUNY Stony Brook