German Center for Diabetes Research

Together Against Diabetes

The mission of the German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD) is to discover and develop innovative, precise strategies for the prevention, early detection and treatment of people with prediabetes or diabetes. The goal is to improve quality of life and reduce diabetes-related comorbidities, complications and premature mortality.

More information on the mission of the DZD:


DZD Head Office
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1
85764 Neuherberg

Phone: +49 89 3187-2086

Press Contact
Birgit Niesing
Phone: +49 89 3187-3971

Contact Persons
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Executive Board

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Martin Hrabě de Angelis
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Michael Roden
German Diabetes Center, Düsseldorf
Prof. Michele Solimena
Technische Universität Dresden Managing Director

Managing Director

Dr. Astrid Glaser

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