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Third party funding in consortia

German Cancer Aid

  • Advancing CAR T cell performance to reach therapeutic efficacy in solid tumors, since April 2022

SFB/Transregio 338 LETSIMMUN

  • Lymphocyte engineering for therapeutic synthetic immunity, funding since July 2021

European Union - Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Innovative Training Network (ITN)

  • Validation of Actionable Genomic ABerrations in a paediatric Oncology Network for Doctorate students, fundig starts 2021

German Cancer Aid

  • Developing Aurora-A Inhibitor-based Strategies as Therapy for Neuroblastoma, funding since 2020

Project funding

Berlin Institute of Health (BIH)

  • SPARK - Generation and preclinical evaluation of novel neuroblastoma-specific CAR constructs, since January 2022

Wilhelm Sander-Stiftung

  • Entschlüsselung der MYCN-vermittelten Resistenz gegen Neuroblastom-spezifische CAR-T Zelltherapie (MyCAR), since January 2022

Ein Herz für Kinder

  • Phase I/II study on donor CAR-T cells for children with early recurrennce after stem cell transplantation, since July 2021

Berliner Krebsgesellschaft

  • Development of a logic-gated chimeric antigen receptor for the treatment of neuroblastoma, since May 2021

German Cancer Consortium

  • Combining CAR and TCR T cell therapy to improve therapeutic efficacy against neuroblastoma, since November 2020

German Cancer Aid

  • Improving Precision And efficacy of L1CAM directed CAR T cell tumor therapy by antigen-induced CAR expression (IMPACT), start 2021

Personal funding and stipends

Advanced Clinician Scientist Grant for Dr. Künkele

  • since July 2021

BIH-MD Student Research Stipends for Teresa Straka

  • since 2023

BIH-MD Student Research Stipends for Julia Macos

  • since 2023

BIH-MD Student Research Stipends for Anton Kern

  • since 2023

MD Student Research Stipends of Jürgen Manchot Stiftung for Maximilian Pilgram

  • sice 2023
Jürgen Manchot Stiftung


Paper of the Month for PD Dr. med. Annette Künkele and Lena Andersch

  • September 2019, awarded by Berlin Institute of Health (BIH)

Poster prize for Camilo Faust Akl, Bachelor Colloquium TU Berlin

  • January 2019

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