Research Groups

The systems biology interdisciplinary approach is implemented with the working groups in BRICS. The non-university partners are also involved in implementing the BRICS research vision.

Research Groups from Technischen Universität Braunschweig at BRICS

Institute for Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Department of Bioinformatics and Biochemistry


  • Immunmetabolism (Prof. Dr. Karsten Hiller)
  • Pathometabolism (Dr. Andre Wegner)


BRENDA - Braunschweig Enzyme Database


Institute of Biochemical Engineering (Commissary executive director Prof. Dr. Arno Kwade)


Institute for Microbiology


Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry


PLRI- Institute for Medical Informatics

  • Data Science in Biomedicine (Prof. Dr. Tim Kacprowski)



Research Groups from Helmholtz Centre Of Infection Research at BRICS

Computational Biology of Infection Research (Prof. Dr. Alice McHardy)


Systems Immunology (Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer-Hermann)

Resaerch Group from The Leibniz Institute DSMZ - German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures GmbH at BRICS

Bacterial Metabolism (Dr. Meina Neumann-Schaal)