Welcome to the Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Department of Cell Biology, Faculty of Medicine of RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University Hospital, Helmholtz Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Rheinisch Westfälische Technische Hochschule, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.

The institute is part of the Helmholtz Institute for Biomedical Engineering, an interdisciplinary institute of the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology and the Faculty of Medicine of RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. The founding director of the institute is Martin Zenke, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology (CV), who heads the institute since 2003.