Projects and Partners


  • Project on the hydroxylation of steroids (EFRE funding, TBI)
  • Application of transaminases in flow chemistry (financed by the BMBF).
  • Investigation of structure-function relationships in the PLP-superfamily of transaminases (funded by the DFG)
  • Development of improved lipases by protein engineering (COSMOS), funded by the EU.
  • Study of membrane bound enzymes (funded by the DFG, RTG1947).
  • Functional analysis of carbohydrate active enzymes (funded by the DFGFOR2406)
  • Directed evolution of enzymes, International Training Network (ES-CAT) funded by the EU.
  • Several undisclosed projects with industrial partners.