• Welcome

    The NCCR TransCure studies membrane transporters relevant to human diseases by combining the expertise in physiology, structural biology and chemistry.

  • Education

    The NCCR TransCure offers to the fellows an excellent scientific training in a multidisciplinary environment.

  • Equal Opportunities

    The NCCR TransCure supports the career of woman scientists and equal opportunities for researchers.

  • Technology Transfer

    The NCCR TransCure supports the development of the translational components of the projects.

  • Communication

    The NCCR TransCure supports communication within academia and the dialogue with the general public.


Upcoming events

Most events are cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thank you for your understanding


NCCR TransCure events and courses.

🎆All the best for the upcoming holiday season and for the new year!🎇 https://t.co/xyAdD9EoNX

🙌🏻 Finally a meeting in person (with distance of course!)... the directorate and the admin team enjoyed a pleasant… https://t.co/HTLWABUdvJ

Read the latest interview of the @unibern to the @NCCR_TransCure PI Jürg Gerstch @gertschgroup about the success of… https://t.co/HJu4UR2Lgy

Big #success: @synendos, a spin-off of #unibern and @NCCR_TransCure, is developing a #therapy for anxiety- and stre… https://t.co/cQUnokoxO8

Latest publications & news

From our groups:  

Borgström A, Hauert B, Kappel S, Zoni E, Kiener M, Stocklosa P, Baur R, Spahn M, Kruithof de Julio M,  Peinelt C, “Small Molecular Inhibitors Block TRPM4 Currents in Prostate Cancer Cells, with Limited Impact on Cancer Hallmark Functions“, Journal of Molecular Biology  (2020) 


See also the NCCR TransCure Publication List.





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Highlights of issue #14:
Research: 3R principle in placenta research
NCCR network: The Screening, Profiling and Analytical Facility
How it works: Liposome-based assay