Generous funding of our research has been granted by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) and the Tönjes-Vagt-Stiftung (TVS)

Currently running DFG grants:


HA3459/17 Do chemical modifications of tRNAs contribute to the aggregation resilience of the highly Q-rich proteome in D. discoideum?

HA3459/14  Biogenesis of ribosomal RNA in Dictyostelium discoideum

Currently running TVS grants: 

TVS-XXXV Dictyostelium discoideum: ein lenkbares Modellsystem zur Untersuchung von Mimiviren

TVS-XXXIV Wodurch ist Dictyostelium discoideum resistent gegen Viren?


Previous grants:


HA3459/18 Internationale wissenschaftliche Veranstaltung “RNA-vermittelte Kontrolle von Retrotransposons”
HA3459/10  Hammerhead Ribozyme: Funktionsanalyse pflanzlicher Motive und Etablierung einer Internet-basierten Datenbank
HA3459/7 Activity and function of RNA-dependent RNA polymerases of Dictyostelium discoideum
HA3459/6 RNA Biochemistry 2010 & Workshop “Deep Sequencing and Bioinformatics on RNA”
HA3459/5 Heisenberg-Programm für Molekulare Genetik und Biochemie
HA3459/3 Functional analysis of Hammerhead Ribozymes from plants

A personal Fellowship to Dr. Sandeep Ojha had been granted by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation


Further previous grants include a personal fellowship in the EU-Biotechnology program and the EU-Strep FOSRAK.