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Sarah Hailer
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Jürgen Apfelbacher
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Friedrich Miescher Laboratory of the Max Planck Society

Friedrich Miescher Laboratory of the Max Planck Society
Spemannstr. 39
72076 Tübingen
Phone: +49 7071 601-800
Fax: +49 7071 601-801

The Friedrich Miescher Laboratory (FML) was established by the Max Planck Society in 1969 to support young scientists. It offers outstanding young researchers the opportunity, over a period of several years, to set up a research group, follow their own research ideas and start an independent career. The scientists in the individual groups share the laboratory equipment and jointly undertake the organisation of the laboratory. The research topics at the FML are diverse, and change with the appointment of new group leaders. The four research groups currently working at the FML want to understand how genetic information is stored on the DNA and how it is reliably inherited. The FML is part of the Max Planck Campus in Tübingen and there are close ties with the neighbouring Max Planck Institutes for Developmental Biology and Biological Cybernetics.


PhD opportunities

This institute has no International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS).

There is always the possibility to do a PhD. Please contact the directors or research group leaders at the Institute.

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