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About COS Heidelberg

The Centre for Organismal Studies (COS) Heidelberg aims to study organismic biology beyond the borders of organisational level. Research and teaching at COS is dedicated to study organismic biology from the basic molecular principles to cell biology, developmental biology and physiology both in plants and in animals and to further extend into evolution, biodiversity, systems biology and biotechnology.



Departments within COS Heidelberg


Independent Research Groups


Supported core facilities


Research Activities 2009 - 2013


research activities 2009-13 aka COS reportThe research activities report is available for download (17.7 MB).


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