Cell Biology and Biophysics

Ellenberg Group - Systems biology of cell division and nuclear organisation
Gilmour Group - Multicellular morphogenesis
Häring Group - Chromosome structure and dynamics
Hufnagel Group - Dynamics of cell growth and tissue architecture
Jechlinger Group - Mechanisms of oncogene dependence and tumour relapse
Lénart Group - Cytoskeletal dynamics and function in oocytes
Nédélec Group - Cellular architecture
Pepperkok Team - Membrane traffic and organelle biogenesis
Ries Group - Cellular Nanoscopy
Schultz Group - Chemical cell biology
Schwab Team - Volume correlative light and electron microscopy

Developmental Biology

De Renzis Group - Cell dynamics and signalling during morphogenesis
Ephrussi Group - RNA localisation and localised translation in development
Heisler Group - Developmental patterning in plants
Hiiragi Group - Symmetry breaking and self-organisation in mammalian development

Directors' Research

Leptin Group - Cell shape and morphogenesis: subcellular and supracellular mechanisms

Genome Biology

Typas Group - Dissecting bacterial lifestyle and interspecies interactions with systems approaches

Structural and Computational Biology

Beck Group - Structure and function of large macromolecular assemblies
Briggs Group - Viruses and vesicles – cryo-electron microscopy and tomography
Gavin Group - Biomolecular networks
Lemke Group - High resolution studies of protein plasticity
Müller Group - Molecular mechanisms of transcriptional regulation and epigenetics
Sachse Group - Single-particle electron cryomicroscopy of the autophagy machinery

EMBL Grenoble

Cusack Group - Structural biology of RNA-protein complexes in gene expression and host-pathogen interactions
Schaffitzel Team - Ribosomal complexes: targeting, translocation and quality control

EMBL Hamburg

Löw Group - Structural and dynamic insights into nutrient uptake systems
Meijers Group - Structural biology of cell surface receptors
Wilmanns Group - Structure and function of protein complexes in biological systems