Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen

LMU is the leading teaching and research university in Germany, ranking 1st in Germany in the latest Times Higher Education World University Ranking. With the neighbouring Max-Planck, Helmholtz, and Technical University institutions, it can be regarded as a major European science hub.

LMU is a large beneficiary of the German excellence initiative, and has hosted more than 40 ERC grants. In total, under the Seventh EU Framework Program the LMU was recipient of 225 projects, in 22 of which it is/was the coordinating institution. In the first Health call in Horizon2020 the LMU received 7 grants, 6 of them based at the University Hospital (KUM).

Lead PI - Ulrich von Both, M.D.

Main tasks under the Project:

  • LMU involvement will mainly be regarding the clinical studies in WP1, but will also carry out tasks within WPs 2, 5, 7, 9 and 10