The laboratory for centrosome and cytoskeleton biology

Institute of Human Genetics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf 

Centrosomes and cilia in brain development and cancer



A new review paper

Trends and challenges in modeling glioma using 3D human brain organoids.

By Arul&Co on summarizing human brain organoids in modeling glioma is out in

-Cell Death Differentiation.

Wonderful collaborative work with the Soren lab linking unexpected function of RRP7A in microcephaly development.

-Nature Communication


SARS‐CoV‐2 targets neurons of 3D human brain organoids


Our new work is out in the EMBO Journal!!

Also see the press release


Patient-derived glioma stem cells (red) interact and integrate with outgrowing neurons (green) of organoids