Doctoral College in Molecular Cell Biology and Oncology - MCBO is a highly competitive PhD program, financed by the Austrian Science Fund and run by leading scientists of the doctoral programs in Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Oncology at the Innsbruck Medical University.

MCBO aims to attract promising young scientists from Austria and across the world and provide them with a comprehensive and challenging research training that will enable them to develop into tomorrow's leaders in biological research.

MCBO combines the use of state-of-the-art molecular and cellular approaches to address important basic and clinical scientific problems. Our research emphasis is in the cellular signaling mechanisms controlling normal cellular functions and their aberrations in human diseases.

Research Areas

  • Ion channels and membrane receptors
  • Cytoplasmic signal transduction and effectors
  • Nuclear receptors and transcriptional regulation

Ruth Baldauf
Katrin Scheiber, BA
MCBO Office
Innsbruck Medical University
CCB, Administration Biocenter
Innrain 80-82/I
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Tel: +43-512-9003-70818
Fax: +43-512-9003-73836