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Helmholtz Munich | Petra Neymeyer

Functional Genetics

About Our Group

The characterization of mutants represents a valuable instrument for functional genome analysis. Novel mouse models for metabolic diseases are in the center of our projects. By unraveling the molecular pathways and pathophysiological events leading, in particular, to diabetes we also transfer the basic research results into the development of novel strategies for diagnosis, prevention and therapy.
As a service platform we offer to interested scientific groups the ENU DNA F1 Archive with 16,800 paralleled DNA and sperm samples of ENU mutagenesis derived F1 mice for the screening of genes of interest.

Group Members

Martin Hrabě De Angelis

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Martin Hrabě De Angelis

Research Director Helmholtz Munich, Full Professor and Chair of Experimental Genetics Technical University Munich, Director of the Institute of Experimental Genetics Helmholtz Munich View profile

Dr. Gerhard Przemeck

Group Leader, Research Group ‘Functional Genetics’ View profile

Aliona Harten

Porträt Maximilian Schmidtke

Maximilian Schmidtke

Porträt Andreas Mayer

Andreas Mayer

Porträt Michael Schulz

Michael Schulz

Selected Publications

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2023 Scientific Article in Kidney International

Riedhammer, K.M. ; Nguyen, T.T. ; Koşukcu, C. ; Calzada-Wack, J. ; Li, Y. ; ... ; Kraiger, M. ; Sanz-Moreno, A. ; Amarie, O.V. ; Rathkolb, B. ; Klein-Rodewald, T. ; Garrett, L. ; Hölter, S.M. ; Seisenberger, C. ; Marschall, S. ; Wurst, W. ; Fuchs, H. ; Gailus-Durner, V. ; Hrabě de Angelis, M. ; Hoefele, J.

Implication of transcription factor FOXD2 dysfunction in syndromic congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT).

2021 Scientific Article in EMBO Molecular Medicine

Vidali, S. ; Gerlini, R. ; Thompson, K. ; Urquhart, J.E. ; Meisterknecht, J. ; Aguilar-Pimentel, J.A. ; Amarie, O.V. ; Becker, L. ; Breen, C. ; Calzada-Wack, J. ; Chhabra, N.F. ; Cho, Y.-L. ; da Silva Buttkus, P. ; ... ; Gampe, K. ; Garrett, L. ; Hoefig, K.P. ; Hölter, S.M. ; Klein-Rodewald, T. ; Leuchtenberger, S. ; Marschall, S. ; Mayer-Kuckuk, P. ; Miller, G. ; Oestereicher, M.A. ; Pfannes, K. ; Rathkolb, B. ; Rozman, J. ; Spielmann, N. ; Stoeger, C. ; Treise, I. ; Wurst, W. ; Fuchs, H. ; Prokisch, H. ; Gailus-Durner, V. ; Hrabě de Angelis, M.

Characterising a homozygous two-exon deletion in UQCRH: Comparing human and mouse phenotypes.


Dr. Gerhard Przemeck

Group Leader, Research Group ‘Functional Genetics’