Priority Research Area Chronic Lung Diseases

Innate Immunity

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Ministry of Education and Science

Member of  Deutsches Zentrum für Lungenforschung (DZL), Airway Research Center North (ARCN): 1. Disease Area Asthma/Allergy (PI: Holger Heine)

NanoCOLT, TP4: Long term effects of modified carbon black nanoparticles on healthy and pre-marred lungs – airway epithelium and dendritic cells


German Research Foundation

He 2758/4-2: „Functional analysis of the molecular cross-talk between methanogenic archaea and the human immune system“ (Heine H)



Projekt 2013_A130 „Humanized in vivo lung cancer models in Drosophila melanogaster for the characterization of potential oncogenes and the analysis of the genetic origins for the development of lung cancer"