The CRC/TRR 156 "The skin as sensor and effector organ orchestrating local and systemic immunity" investigates different functions of the skin as components of the immune system. Institutions from Heidelberg (spokesperson: Prof. A. Enk), Tübingen and Mainz cooperate within this CRC.
since: July 2015
Prof. Dr. S. Grabbe (co-coordinator)
Department of Dermatology
Prof. Dr. H. Schild (co-coordinator)
Institute of Immunology
The members of this CRC/TRR aim to understand pathological processes leading to Multiple Sclerosis in order to develop new therapies to fight the most common chronic inflammatory disease of the central nervous system. Several institutions from Mainz, Frankfurt, Bad Nauheim, Munich and Muenster (spokesperson: Prof. Dr. H. Wiendl) cooperate within this consortium.
since: July 2012
Prof. Dr. F. Zipp (co-coordinator)
Department of Neurology