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DFG Research Training Group 2220 "Evolutionary Processes in Adaptation and Disease" (EvoPAD)
University of Müster
Hüfferstr. 1a
48149 Münster, Germany
Tel: +49-(0)251 83-21252

Responsible for the content according to § 55 Abs. 2 (RStV):

Spokesperson of EvoPAD Prof. Dr. Joachim Kurtz
Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity
Hüfferstr. 1
48149 Münster, Germany

The DFG Research Training Group 2220 "Evolutionary Processes in Adaptation and Disease" (EvoPAD) is part of the University of Münster (WWU). The WWU is a public-sector statutory body of the Land of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is represented by its Rector, Prof. Dr. Johannes Wessels. EvoPAD is represented by its Spokesman Prof. Dr. Joachim Kurtz.

Controlling authority:
Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Völklinger Straße 49
40221 Düsseldorf

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