Current Funding

11/2022 - 10/2025
Thomas Braulke (PI)
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Research Training Group 2771:
"Humans and Microbes"

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10/2017 - 09/2023
Thomas Braulke (Speaker/Coordinator + PI)
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Research Unit 2625:
"Mechanisms of Lysosomal Homeostasis"

Former Funding

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07/2010 - 12/2022
Sandra Pohl & Thomas Braulke
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Collaborative Research Centre 877:
"Proteolysis as a Regulatory Event in Pathophysiology"


02/2016 - 06/2019
Thomas Braulke (Speaker/Coordinator + PI)
& Angela Schulz
Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
NCL2TREAT: A network for coordinated research and development of clinical biomarkers, diagnostics, pathomechanisms and therapeutic strategies for neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses

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01/2016 - 06/2019
Angela Schulz, Stephan Storch & Thomas Braulke
EU Horizon 2020
BATCure: European network for coordinated research on neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis

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05/2008 - 04/2017
Thomas Braulke (Speaker+ Coordinator),
Sandra Pohl & Stephan Storch
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Research Training Group 1459:
"Sorting and Interactions between Proteins of
Subcellular Compartments"

09/2014 -08/2016
Thomas Braulke
Fritz Thyssen Foundation
"Molecular mechanisms of increased osteoclastogenesis and immundeficieny in the inherited lysosomal storage disorder mucolipidosis II"
Homepage Fritz Thyssen Foundation: project description (German)

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10/2011 - 10/2014
Angela Schulz & Thomas Braulke
Seventh Framework Programme of European Community (EU-FP7), grant agreement n° 281234
„DEM-CHILD - A Treatment-Oriented Research Project of NCL Disorders as a Major Cause of Dementia in Childhood”

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04/2007 - 09/2013
Katrin Kollmann & Thomas Braulke
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Research Unit 885:
"Neuronal Protein Turnover"

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07/2010 - 06/2012
Katrin Kollmann
“Skeletal abnormalities in mucolipidosis II alpha/beta
Pathomechanisms and therapeutic strategies”

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Angela Schulz, Stephan Storch and Thomas Braulke
initial financial support for various PhD students
working on NCL diseases