Coordinated Programs funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)

Collaborative Research Center:

  • SFB 1074 – Experimental Models and Clinical Translation in Leukemia (Speaker: Prof. Dr. H. Döhner, Department of Internal Medicine III)

Clinical Research Units:

Transregional Research Units:

  • Transregio FOR 793Mechanisms of Fracture Healing and Bone Regeneration in Osteoporosis (Speaker: alternating, currently Prof. Dr. M. Amling, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf)

Graduate School (Funded by the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments):

  • GSC 270 – International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine Ulm (Board of Directors: Prof. Dr. M. Kühl [Chairman, Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology], PD Dr. D. Brockmann [Managing Director, Medical Faculty], Prof. Dr. B. Knöll [Vice-Chairman, Institute of Physiological Chemistry], Prof. Dr. A. Groß [Vice-Chairman, Institute of Theoretical Chemistry], Prof. Dr. T. Weil [Vice-Chairman, Institute of Organic Chemistry III])

Research Training Group:

Project Cluster:

  • PAK 270Neuro-Cognitive Mechanisms of Conscious and Unconscious Visual Preception (Speaker: PD Dr. M. Kiefer, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy III)

Coordinated Programs funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Coordinated Programs funded by the State of Baden-Württemberg

Research Center in Public-Private Partnership:

Research Centers:

Coordinated Programs funded by the Helmholtz Association 

Helmholtz Virtual Institutes:


  • Preclinical Comprehensive Cancer Center (PCCC) (Speaker Ulm: Prof. Dr. T. Wirth, Institute of Physiological Chemistry)

Research Networks funded by the European Union (FP6 and FP7)

  • CEDARClinical decision making and outcome in routine care for people with severe mental illness (Speakers: Dr. B. PuschnerProf. Dr. T. Becker, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy II) – successfully concluded on September 30, 2012

Research Networks funded by foundations and others

Center of Excellence in Oncology funded by the German Cancer Aid:

Research Center funded by the Charcot Foundation:

Research Training Group funded by the Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung:

Research Consortium funded by the Carl Zeiss Foundation:

  • Infection Biology of Macrophages (Speaker: Dr. G. van Zandbergen, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene)

Research Consortium funded by the German Cancer Aid:

Research Network funded by the CHDI Foundation:

NIH-funded consortium:

  • European Type 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium of the NIH (Speaker: Prof. Dr. B. Böhm, Department of Internal Medicine I)

Additional Information

A selection of these research networks is described in greater detail in our biannual report Research and Teaching 2010:

Chapter Research Centers (PDF)
Chapter Promotion of Young Scientists (PDF) (Graduate School, Research Training Group, Marie Curie Network)

Please address questions and additions to: Nicolas Marschall — Selection criterion: consortium coordinated in Ulm