The institute was founded in October 2017 and is currently being established

Research groups

Prof. Dr. Dierk Niessing

For our research profile, please have a look at the
website of the Helmholtz Zentrum München


Annetraut Scheiffele - Phone: 0731-50-23161

Dr. Frank Rosenau

Coming soon...

DFG FOR2333 Research Unit

The DFG-funded Research Unit FOR2333 "Macromolecular complexes in mRNA localization"  aims at a mechanistic understanding of post-transcriptional gene regulation by mRNA localization and local control of translation. It consists of seven teams throughout Germany and is funded since 2016 (speaker: D. Niessing, vice-speaker: R.-P. Jansen, Uni Tübingen).


Prof. Dierk Niessing
James Franck Ring N27, D-89081 Ulm
Phone: +49 (0)731-50-23160