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.


To get to know us better, have a look at the our research network or use the Keyword search.


Posted August 26 2014
Young investigator award in the field of hepatocellular carcinoma research awarded to Sven Diederichs by the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases (DGVS) and supported by Bayer Health Care. READ MORE
Posted August 11 2014
Heidelberg scientists, among them a CellNetworks Member, develop new methods to measure intracellular protein movement. READ MORE
Posted August 07 2014
Scientists from EMBL Heidelberg and the University Clinic Heidelberg, among them two CellNetworks Members, shed new light on the molecular background of a rare form of the iron overload disorder haemochromatosis. This hereditary disease, which leads the body to store excessive amounts of iron, is among the most common genetic disorders in Northern Europe, affecting about 100,000 people in Germany alone. READ MORE
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