Our research profile ranges from protein structure elucidation by X-ray structure analysis to biocatalysis and enzyme design.

Filling a nitrogen tank.
Protein crystal.


Ein Mann und eine Frau stehen im Labor und arbeiten mit wissenschaftlichen Instrumenten.

Study program

The Chair of Structural Analysis of Biopolymers offers various teaching modules within the framework of teaching for chemists and physicians.
Here you can find the most important information about our lectures and seminars.

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Our team

Working group of the Chair of Structural Analysis of Biopolymers

Our working group

In our team, scientists work together with technical employees on our research projects.

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Contact and Directions

Our professorship is located in the BIO CITY LEIPZIG in the south of Leipzig, in the immediate vicinity of the German National Library, the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology and the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy.

Strukturanalytik von Biopolymeren

Biotechnologisch-Biomedizinisches Zentrum
Deutscher Platz 5
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-31310

You can take the tramway lines 2 or 16 as well as bus line 74. From the railway station you take line 16. (Stop at Deutsche Bücherei/Deutscher Platz)

After entering the building from Deutscher Platz you take the stairs on the right side behind the reception counter up to the 1st floor. Use the interphone system next to the elevator to contact the person you want to visit.