Welcome to the website of the Cluster of Excellence Cellular Networks - CellNetworks.


CellNetworks is an interdisciplinary research cluster centered around Heidelberg´s life sciences. The Heidelberg life science community features an unparalleled number of internationally well-noted institutions. CellNetworks assembles excellent groups focusing on research in molecular life science and computational sciences, chemistry and physics to tackle fundamental questions in cell biology, its network structure and architecture, dynamics and regulation.


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Posted June 21 2017
The Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 873 at Heidelberg University cordially invites you to the 2nd Conference on "Maintenance and Differentiation of Stem Cells in Development and Disease". READ MORE
Posted June 21 2017
The CellNetworks Postdoc Program was established to provide young scientists with options for further qualification after their PhD. Selected candidates are able to develop their own research project in one of the many CellNetworks member labs at Heidelberg University or its partner institutions. Postdoc fellowships are offered twice a year. The minimum requirement to participate in the program is a PhD degree and one first-author publication. READ MORE
Posted June 14 2017
Scientists from Heidelberg and Chicago use optogenetics and mathematical modelling to identify a central molecule in cell mechanics. READ MORE
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