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Institute of Neurogenetics

The Institute of Neurogenetics Lübeck  (Head: Prof. Christine Klein) focuses its clinical and research activities on hereditary forms of movement disorders, mainly Parkinson disease and dystonia.

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Career development and teaching are an important and integral part of the Institute’s work. Neurology residents participate in structured movement disorders and neurogenetics fellowships; Bachelor, Master, and PhD students in the field of Molecular Life Sciences are trained at the Institute.

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We are engaged in a large network of national and international collaborations and actively participates in data and sample exchange. With visiting scientists and students from many different countries and members of the Institute gaining experience abroad, the Institute of Neurogenetics is well connected on the world map.


Distinguished Movement Disorder Specialist and Neurogeneticist Prof. Katerina Markopoulou to Deliver Lectures at the Institute of Neurogenetics


Max Borsche receives a research grant from the Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung to investigate biomarkers in Parkinson’s disease


Dr. habil. Marija Dulovic Mahlow's Inaugural Lecture at the Institute of Neurogenetics