Wolfgang Wurst
Genome Engineering
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wurst
Group Leader (provisional)
Ingolstädter Landstr. 1
85764  Oberschleißheim-Neuherberg

 +49 89 3187-4111

Curriculum Vitae



PhD thesis (s. c. l.), Univ. of Göttingen / MPI of Immunobiology (Freiburg)


State Examination in Biology and Chemistry, University of Freiburg

Major previous appointments
since 2009

Member of the DZNE, Site Munich, and Helmholtz Center Munich

since 2002

Director of the Institute of Developmental Genetics, Helmholtz Center Munich

since 2002

Professor/Chair of Developmental Genetics, Technische Universität München


Head of Clinical Cooperation Group ‘Molecular Neurogenetics’ Max-Planck-Institute of Psychiatry (MPI), Munich, and Helmholtz Center Munich

Activities in the Scientific Community / Professional Memberships
since 2015

External Expert for the ERC grant evaluations

since 2011

Member of SAB of Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim



Honors and Awards

since 2012

Spokesperson of the GEnCode-program, POF III (“Programmorientierte Förderung”, Helmholtz Center Munich)


President of the International Mouse Mutagenesis Consortium (IKMC)

since 2008

Member of the International Mouse Mutagenesis Consortium (IKMC)


Thursdays 1:30-4:30 pm

Patients +49 800-7799001

(free of charge)

Professionals +49 180-779900

(9 Cent/Min. German landline, mobile and out of Germany possibly more expensive)

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