PositionEmeritus Professor, Developmental Biology
Organ Engineering: Our lab was one of the first, which could show the replacement of the heart anlage by a in cell culture grown heart in frog embryos. The embryo developed into a normal larva. Our earlier research contributions and recent activities: Formation of the body plan during early embryonic development; Molecular mechanisms of early embryonic induction and differentiation Pluripotent cells (Stem cells); Mesodermal and neural induction .
Lab MembershipsGrunz Lab (Principal Investigator/Director)
University GH Essen