Technical University Munich
Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology (Prof. Dr. Dr. Stefan Engelhardt)
The Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology is part of the Biederstein Campus of the Technical University of Munich, which is located between the Munich district of Schwabing and the English Garden. The completely renovated building offers a large team of scientists and technical staff an ideal research infrastructure with modern laboratory space and high-quality scientific equipment.
The Research Institute for Translational Medicine is dedicated to the search for new therapeutics for cardiovascular diseases, which are still the main cause of death worldwide. The aim is to identify novel targets for drugs, analyze their function and develop innovative therapeutic strategies.
The institute also coordinates the Munich Heart Alliance. With this initiative, clinicians and scientists want to work together to improve the development of novel heart therapies. The Munich Heart Alliance is a partner location of the German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, DZHK.