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Prof. Magdalena Götz is best known for her research in the field of neurogenesis. She is the recipient of several prestigious awards, most notably the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize in 2007, for her groundbreaking work.
Prof. Magdalena Götz is the Director of the Institute of Stem Cell Research at the Helmholtz Center Munich. She is also the chair of Physiological Genomics at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. Prof. Götz has held a Research Professorship at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich since 2011. She is a member of the Synergy Board as well as a Principal Investigator in the Münch Cluster for Systems Neurology. She has twice been awarded funding by the European Research Council and she is a member of numerous scientific advisory boards of research institutions.