Dorothee Dormann Awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant

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):

Read about the ERC Consolidator Grant here:

The protein TDP-43 (green) forms small assemblies with an important regulatory function in the cell nucleus. (Photo/©: Yelyzaveta Zadorozhna)