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My research is supported by the following funding agencies. I greatly appreciate this support.

Grant from German Research Foundation (DFG)

Project: Uncovering the role of taxonomically restricted genes in the basal metazoan Hydra; 

Budget 251.700 EUR

2022 - 2023

PI in Collaborative Research Center SFB1461 “Neurotronics: Bio-Inspired Information Pathways” supported by the German Research Foundation;

Project: Formation of structured neural circuits in hydra and computational models;

Budget 550.200 EUR

2021 - 2024

Grant from Wallenberg Advanced Bioinformatics Infrastructure at SciLifeLab (Sweden)

Joint project with Prof. Igor Adameyko (Medical University Vienna/Karolinska Institute):

Origin and heterogeneity of the most primitive nervous system

2016 - 2018

Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers (Germany)

Project: Investigation of the interstitial stem cell niche in Hydra; 

Budget 30.000 EUR

2012 - 2014

Grant from Federal Program "Research and academic personnel for innovative Russia" Project: Characterization of Tamm-Horsfall protein for urolithiasis risk assessment; Development of diagnostic assays for diagnostics and prophylaxis of the urolithiasis;

Budget equivalent to ca. 30.000 EUR

2012 - 2013

Grants from Russian Foundation for Basic Research

Joint project with Dr. Alexander Gorbushin (IEPhB RAS, St.-Petersburg, Russia): Immunobiological mechanisms of host-parasite interactions: comprehensive analysis of the system mollusk-trematode

2004 - 2010

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