The laboratory for centrosome and cytoskeleton biology

Institute of Human Genetics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf 

Centrosomes and cilia in brain development and cancer



SARS‐CoV‐2 targets neurons of 3D human brain organoids



Our new work is out in the EMBO Journal!!

Also see the press release

We thank the referees for thier time in this extraordinary situation!!

Rapid and efficient assay of glioblastoma invasion in human brain organoids!!

CCB researchers (Gladiola and Arul &Co) have optimized a robust Glioma Stem Cell invasion assay in human brain organoids!!

(Accepted in Cell Reports!!)

Patient-derived glioma stem cells (red) interact and integrate with outgrowing neurons (green) of organoids

Human brain organoids to decode mechanisms of microcephaly!!

CCB researchers (Elke and Anand &Co) have published a review work in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience


Thanks to Dr. Muotri (Section editor)

Aruls wins Ulrich-Hadding Forschungspreis!!!

(For his excellent work on his EMBO J 2019 and upcoming Cell Reports, 2020)