Graduate School Life Science Munich

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Faculty and Research

The Graduate School Life Science Munich (LSM) at present is supported by 49 research groups from both the Faculty of Biology and the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy of the Ludwig-Maximilans-Universität München (LMU), one of Europe’s oldest and deeply respected universities.

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Our members offer the opportunity to do cutting edge research in top quality facilities, in an international environment renown worldwide.

The faculties represent a vivid mix of young and well established scientists many of whom, having built up their reputations, while doing research at top institutes/universities abroad. Our prominent location within the HighTechCampus in Martinsried south of Munich, contributes to the enormous possibilities for inter-disciplinarity and continuous scientific input from the surrounding research groups.

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Our faculty may be viewed in the left menu under current members or by primary reasearch focus (below):

anthropology   biochemistry  

cell   ecology  

evolutionary   genetics

human   microbiology  

pharmacology   plant  

systematic   zoology


Overview of model organisms used by our faculty members (PDF)