Helmholtz Zentrum München

  • Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research center with the mission to discover personalized medical solutions for the prevention and therapy of environmentally triggered diseases and promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

Coronavirus Update

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, some precautions are being taken on the premises of Helmholtz Zentrum München to protect employees from infection and to contain the spread of the coronavirus. All measures are constantly being reviewed. Further information on the current regulations and our contribution to the fight against the pandemic can be found by following the link below.


Metabolic Health

Cell Programming & Repair

Bioengineering & Digital Health

Environmental Health

Molecular Targets & Therapies

Helmholtz Pioneer Campus

Helmholtz Zentrum München by numbers

Research fingerprint

Research Freedom

Promote curiosity driven research and offer scientists high degree of freedom.


Employ interdisciplinary research and enabling technologies to develop precision medical solutions.


Harness algorithms, machine learning and artificial intelligence to answer biological problems and faciliate clinical decision making.


Discovery that addresses real world problems and offers tangible medical solutions.

Science and Society

We actively involve the general public, to disseminate and raise awareness about the current state of research. Learn more about our services.

Distinguished national programs

Helmholtz AI


Sustainable research

Young Investigators

Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups Program enables early career researchers make their first steps as group leaders.

Graduate Program and Research Schools

The Helmholtz Graduate School Environmental Health (HELENA) develops the next generation of internationally competitive researchers.

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