Cardiovascular diseases are a global problem. The DZHK cooperates with researchers worldwide.
20XX, the DZHK has announced the first joint funding programme with the British Heart Foundation (BHF) totaling X million euros. The second call was launched in 2019 with the participation of the Dutch Heart Foundation (Hartstichting) as a third partner.
Scientists from Germany who work in a #DZHK partner site are eligible to apply.
Project 1: “Genetic discovery-based targeting of the vascular interface in atherosclerosis”
Prof. Jeanette Erdmann (coordinator), Universität zu Lübeck
Prof. Heribert Schunkert, German Heart Centre Munich
Prof. Christian Weber, LMU Munich
Prof. Hugh Watkins (coordinator), University of Oxford
Prof. Shu Ye, University of Leicester
Prof. John Danesh, University of Cambridge
Project 2: “Spatially resolved cellular and molecular drivers of cardiac remodeling in healthy and failing hearts”
Prof. Norbert Hübner (coordinator), Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC)
Prof. Thomas Eschenhagen, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE)
Prof. Nikolaus Rajewsky, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) and BIMSB
Dr. Michela Noseda (coordinator), Imperial College London, National Heart and Lung Institute
Dr. Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Prof. Stuart Cook, Imperial College London, National Heart and Lung Institute