The Vascular Biology and Experimental Vascular Medicine Unit belongs to the Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Hans-Henning Eckstein) at the Klinikum rechts der Isar of the Technical University Munich (TUM): http://www.gchir.mri.tum.de/en/.
Our lab is located on the Biederstein Campus along the scenic English Garden in the Schwabing district of Munich. Research in the lab is currently funded through the European Research Council (ERC; Starting Grant NORVAS), the German Research Council (DFG, Heisenberg Programme), and the German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK, Junior Research Group). We are members of the Munich Heart Alliance (< href="http://www.munich-heart-alliance.de" target="_blank">http://www.munich-heart-alliance.de), the DFG-sponsored Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1123 'Atherosclerosis - Mechanisms and networks of novel therapeutic targets' (https://www.sfb1123.med.uni-muenchen.de), the Cardiolinc network (https://www.cardiolinc.org), and the EU COST action CardioRNA (http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA17129?).