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The Helmholtz Zentrum München

As German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum München pursues the goal of developing personalized medical approaches for the prevention and therapy of major common diseases such as diabetes mellitus, allergies and lung diseases. To achieve this, it investigates the interaction of genetics, environmental factors and lifestyle. The Helmholtz Zentrum München has about 2,500 staff (as of Dec 2018) and is headquartered in Neuherberg in the north of Munich. Helmholtz Zentrum München is a member of the Helmholtz Association, a community of 19 scientific-technical and medical-biological research centers with a total of about  39,255 staff members. 

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The Munich region - a highly innovative and thriving research environment

Munich offers a high standard of living with a vibrant cultural life, many recreational opportunities, and the Alps in short driving distance. Regularly voted one of the most livable cities in the world (Mercer studies).