Helmholtz Zentrum München is the German Research Center for Environmental Health. It investigates important common diseases which develop from the interaction of lifestyle, environmental factors and personal genetic background, focusing particularly on diabetes mellitus and chronic lung diseases.
Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research institution of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Free State of Bavaria. It is a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers.
|Name||Helmholtz Zentrum München – Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt|
|Form of organization||GmbH|
|CEO and President||Prof. Dr. Günther Wess|
|CTO||Dr. Alfons Enhsen|
|Address||Ingolstädter Landstr. 1; 85764 Neuherberg|
|Institutes and Departments||56 (as of April 11, 2017)|
|Employees||Total: 2264 (as of Dec. 31, 2016)|
|Trainee positions||48 (Dec. 31, 2016)|
|spin-offs and joint venture companies||14|
|patent families||125 (Dec. 31, 2016)|
|Finance Volume (2016)||270 million Euro|
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