Professor Altevogt's research team at the DKFZ
developed the antibodies against L1 and demonstrated their anti-tumor activities in an animal model.
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Olaf Witt, who heads a research department at DKFZ
and is pediatrician at the Center for Child and Adolescent Medicine of Heidelberg University Hospital.
The object security at the German Cancer Research Center includes the guard service, the paramedic service, partial alarm and intervention services as well as visual inspections at first aid facilities and measuring devices for the service buildings of the DKFZ
Viktor Umansky, immunologist at DKFZ
and University Medical Centre Mannheim and his team studied chronic inflammation caused by malignant melanoma.
From 2002 to 2005, the DKFZ
researchers headed by Prof.
Now, an international research consortium along with DKFZ
scientists have discovered seven DNA regions for which an association with an increased prostate cancer risk has now been established for the first time.
The center will operate 10 SOLiD[TM] 4 hq systems acquired by DKFZ
and will initially sequence 1000 whole human cancer genomes for Germany's national contribution to the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC).
Through this project, I will not only acquire new skills but also establish a scientific network, which is expected to intensify the collaboration between DKFZ
and Harvard Medical School.
The effects of a particular gene can depend on what other genes a person carries, and the new method developed by the teams of Wolfgang Huber at EMBL and Michael Boutros at DKFZ
enables scientists to uncover and measure those combined effects.
Heike Allgayer, head of a Clinical Cooperation Unit of DKFZ
and UMM, is an expert for those cellular processes that lead to metastasis in cancer.
Kari Hemminki of DKFZ
collaborated with colleagues in Sweden and the United States to carry out the largest study ever on cancer risks of people with type 2 diabetes.