Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Walter Schulz-Schaeffer
Neuropathologist. Dr. Schulz-Schaeffer is head of the main research focus on prions and dementia at the Institute of Neuropathology at the Medical University of Göttingen. He is an international expert who has a strong network with experts on neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. His research emphasis is on the relation between protein aggregation and pathogenesis. His clinical research group has a special expertise for the detection of protein aggregates, which are used for reference diagnostics.
Prof. Dr. Klaus Nathusius
Business economist and entrepreneur. Prof. Nathusius is an expert for entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial finance. He supports know-how based startup companies, where his efforts are supported by the German Ministry for Education and Research, which sponsors his PEP promotor’s program. For his activities to promote startup companies, he was honored with the German Federal Cross of Merit. He is also CEO and owner of GENES GmbH Venture Services.