HI-STEM cooperates with several institutions and scientists on a regional, local and internationals scale. Below listed are major collaboration partners:
German Cancer Research Center - DKFZ Heidelberg
National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) Heidelberg
German Cancer Consortium (DKTK)
Heidelberg University Hospital
BioRN - The Life Science Cluster Rhine-Neckar
HeLeNe - Heidelberg Leukemia Network
HI-STEM is part of HeLeNe - The Heidelberg Leukemia Network.
Within HeLeNe, short for Heidelberg Leukemia Network, over 20 research groups have teamed up as a grass root initiative aiming to bring together the broad expertise in the Heidelberg area on treatment of and research of those disease in order to improve progress leading to improved treatment options for patients.
German Stem Cell Network (GSCN)
SFB 873: Maintenance and Differentiation of Stem Cells in Development and Disease
The Sonderforschungsbereich 873 (Collaborative Research Center) "Maintenance and Differentiation of Stem Cells in Development and Disease" has been funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) since July 1, 2010. Prof. Dr. Jan U. Lohmann (Heidelberg University, COS) serves as Spokesperson.
Marieke Essers, Mick Milsom and Andreas Trumpp are project leaders in the SFB, Andreas Trumpp also serves as Vice-Spokesperson.
The DKFZ-ZMBH-Alliance is a strategic alliance of the Research Program Cell and Tumor Biology of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and the Center for Molecular Biology of the Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg (ZMBH) with a main focus on basic research in the area of molecular life sciences. This concept combines advantages of both institutions and creates a particularly attractive research environment.
Since 2016, Andreas Trumpp is co-director of the DKFZ-ZMBH Alliance.