Presentation of currently funded projects


01.01.2018 – 31.12.2019
In the current funding period, three projects are currently being supported based on the results of previous periods. Further possible funding projects are currently under evaluation.

Therapeutic application of T cell targets and TAM inhibitors

Head of the project: Prof. Dr. Christel Herold-Mende, Division of Experimental Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Heidelberg


Identification of immunosuppressive mechanisms in glioblastomas and their evaluation as therapeutic targets

Head of the project: Prof. Dr. Katrin Lamszus, University Hospital for Neurosurgery Hamburg


New pericytes in brain tumor blood-vessels originate from a previously unrecognized pericyte progenitor

Head of the project: Prof. Dr. Rainer Glaß, University Hospital for Neurosurgery Munich


„The Anni Hofmann Foundation enables researchers to explore new treatment strategies for glioblastoma by providing promising perspectives for emerging concepts. The studies are regularly critically analyzed, openly discussed and continuously developed.“ 


Prof. Dr. Rainer Glass