Department of Biology

Welcome to the Department of Biology at the TU Darmstadt.

The Department of Biology stands out for its focus on technology-driven biological research and education. Our research groups are active in a wide range of areas including Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Ecology, Neurosciences and Computational Biology. Close collaborations with other research institutions, nationally as well as internationally, and industry partners exist.


Our research groups are active in many different fields of biology with a focus on three major areas:
- Biology of stress response
- Synthetic Biology
- Molecular and cellular responses to ionizing radiation

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We provide a modern education with a focus on training students in state-of-the-art biological technologies to best prepare them for their professional career.

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  • 2019/09/13


    Freitag, 08.11.2019, um 14:15 Uhr

    B2/03 Raum 109

    Dipl.-Biochem. Nicole Sahner

    Transkriptionelle Regulation des microRNA Clusters 144-451 während der Hämatopoese sowie Leukämogenese

  • 2019/09/12


    Freitag, 27.09.2019, um 16:15 Uhr

    B2/03 Raum 109

    M.Sc. Mathias Peter

    Repräsentation und Analyse von Bewegungsinformationen in den kortikalen Komponenten des visuellen Systems der Katze

  • 2019/09/05

    Orientierungswoche (OWO) für Erstsemester

    Logo Fachschaft Biologie

    Vom 07. bis 11. Oktober 2019 organisiert die Fachschaft des Fachbereichs Biologie die Orientierungswoche für Erstsemester.

    Hier finden Sie das Programm

    Nähere Informationen erteilt die Fachschaft Biologie.