In addition to working closely with other departments within the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, we cooperate with external partners from hospitals, research, authorities and industry on a wide range of topics and projects.


Coordinator: Prof. Dr. med. Antje Körner/ Medical Faculty, Leipzig University

Leipziger Forschungszentrum für Zivilisationserkrankungen (LIFE),
Leipzig University

Sächsischer Inkubator für Klinische Translation (SIKT)


Spokesperson: Prof. Dr. Dr. Ulrike Köhl/ Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Leipzig

Clinic for Paediatrics of the Urban Clinic Dessau

Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. habil. Stefan Fest

Facultad de Bioquímica y Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina

Prof. Dr. Horacio A Rodríguez, Dr. rer. nat. Maria Laura Zenclussen, Dr. Laura Kas