The focus of the research group is cardiac cell replacement therapy & cardiac tissue engineering. The group leader Kurt Pfannkuche, born 1976 in Germany, studied biology with a focus on ecology, genetics, animal physiology and pharmacology at the University of Cologne. His scientific career started in the laboratory of the renowned immunologist Klaus Rajewsky with a project on genetically engineered cell-permeable Cre-recombinase. He continued his scientific work at the Institute for Neurophysiology at the University of Colognespecializing in the cardiac development of stem cells.
Dr. rer. medic. Kurt Pfannkuche
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