Prof. Dr.

Rudolf Grosschedl

Rudolf Grosschedl

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2008

  • Max-Planck-Institut für Immunbiologie und Epigenetik


Research Areas:

  • Biology
  • Genomics
  • Molecular biology
  • Stem cell research



Selected Memberships:

  • Academia Europaea
  • European Molecular Biology Organization EMBO

Selected Prizes:

  • Carl Zeiss Lecture der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Zellbiologie
  • Scholar of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Selected Publications:

  • Dobreva, G.; Chahrour, M.; Dautzenberg, M.; Chirivella, L.; Kanzler, B. et al. [..] (2006) SATB2 is a multifunctional determinant of craniofacial patterning and osteoblast differentiation. Cell, Bd. 125, S. 971-986.
  • Jenuwein, T.; Forrester, W. C.; Fernandez-Herrero, L. A.; Laible, G.; Dull, M. et al. [..] (1997) Extension of chromatin accessibility by nuclear matrix attachment regions. Nature, Bd. 385, S. 269-272.
  • Lin, H.; Grosschedl, R. (1995) Failure of early B cell differentiation in mice lacking the transcription factor EBF. Nature, Bd. 376, S. 263-267.
  • Giese, K.; Cox, J.; Grosschedl, R. (1992) The HMG domain of lymphoid enhancer factor 1 bends DNA and facilitates assembly of functional nucleoprotein structures. Cell, Bd. 69, S. 185-195.