University of Heidelberg

Institute of Human Genetics

The Department of Human Genetics is composed of several research groups and diagnostic laboratories. Genetic counseling, including inpatient consultations, is provided by the Outpatient Clinic, and is supported by the institute's own laboratories for chromosome analysis and molecular genetic diagnostic services. Research activities focus on tumor genetics, developmental genetics, functional genome analysis neurogenetics as well as clinical genetics. As to the various teaching commitments, the institute is engaged in the pre-clinical and clinical training of medical students in Heidelberg and Mannheim as well as in the Faculty of Biology.


University of Heidelberg
Institute of Human Genetics
INF 366
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
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