Roland Friedel

Roland Friedel, PhD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neuroscience
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery

Research Topics:

Axon Guidance, Developmental Neurobiology, Epigenetics, Genetics, Human Genetics and Genetic Disorders, Neuro-degeneration/protection, Regeneration, Stem Cells

Dr. Roland Friedel, is an expert in the fields of developmental neurobiology and brain tumor research. His research team focuses on the question of how axon guidance molecules and growth factors regulate the migration and differentiation of brain tumor cells. He is also investigating the molecular characteristics that define brain tumor stem cells.

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Cancer Biology [CAB], Developmental and Stem Cell Biology [DSCB], Neuroscience [NEU]


Ph D, University of Munich

Postdoctoral, Stanford University