Transregional Collaborative Research Centers (SFB-TRs)

The University of Tübingen participates in the following SFB-TRs:

The SFB-TRs are funded by the German Research Foundation, and are based in several locations. The goal of the SFB-TRs is to coordinate interdisciplinary research efforts and material resources on a nationwide basis.

Thrombocytes – molecular, cellular and systemic functions under physiological and pathological conditions (SFB-TR 240)

Tübingen Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Meinrad Gawaz – Medical Hospital, Internal Medicine III, Cardiology

Duration: July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2022

Liver Cancer – New Mechanistic and Therapeutic Concepts in a Solid Tumor Model (SFB-TR 209)

Tübingen Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Nisar Malek – Medical Hospital, Internal Medicine I, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Infectiology

Duration: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2021

The Skin as a Sensor and Effector Organ Orchestrating Local and Systemic Immune Responses (SFB-TR 156)

Tübingen Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Martin Röcken – University Department of Dermatology

Duration: July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2019

Homepage of SFB-TR 156

Biological Design and Integrative Structures. Analysis, Simulation and Implementation in Architecture (SFB-TR 141)

Tübingen Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Klaus G. Nickel – Geosciences – Applied Mineralogy

Duration: October 1, 2014 - June 30, 2018

Homepage of SFB-TR 141

Pathophysiology of Staphylococcus Bacteria in the Post-Genome Era (SFB-TR 34)

Tübingen Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Andreas Peschel – Interfaculty Institute of Microbiology and Infection Medicine

Duration: July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2018

Homepage of SFB-TR 34