Dorothee Dormann, our Vice-Spokesperson, has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant. The grant, being one of the EU’s most highly endowed funding measures at a worth of €2 million, will be used to further her research on protein aggregates that are linked to neurodegenerative diseases.
Read the Johannes Gutenberg University Press Release here (in German): https://presse.uni-mainz.de/dorothee-dormann-erhaelt-erc-consolidator-grant-fuer-die-erforschung-neurodegenerativer-erkrankungen/
Read about the ERC Consolidator Grant here: https://erc.europa.eu/news-events/news/erc-2023-consolidator-grants-results
The protein TDP-43 (green) forms small assemblies with an important regulatory function in the cell nucleus. (Photo/©: Yelyzaveta Zadorozhna)