Prof. Dr. Hugo Hämmerle

Stages of career

since 2010 Speaker of the Innovation Alliance Baden-Württemberg innBW

since 2008 Managing Director NMI TT GmbH

2008-2018 Head of Institute NMI 

2003 Honorary Professorship, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tübingen

1998 Deputy Head of NMI Institute

1994 Visiting Scientist at Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, USA

since 1990 Head of the Life Sciences Department, NMI

since 1987 Research Associate, NMI

1987 Doctorate in Biochemistry, Physiological Institute, University of Tübingen

1982 Biologist, University of Hohenheim, Germany

1978 - 1982 Study of Biology and Chemistry, University of Hohenheim

1974 - 1978 Technician, Institute of Genetics, University of Hohenheim

Supervisory board activities

    Retina Implant AG Reutlingen, Deputy Chairman
    Tetec AG Reutlingen, Chairman

Prof. Dr. Hugo Hämmerle

Managing director NMI TT GmbH
Studium der Biologie und Chemie
T +49 (0)7121 51530-45
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  • Functional re-establishment of the perforant pathway in organotypic co-cultures on microelectrode arrays
    Hofmann F, Guenther E, Hammerle H, Leibrock C, Berezin V, Bock E, Volkmer H
    Brain Res. 2004 Aug 13;1017(1-2):184-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2004.05.044
  • Biological application of microelectrode arrays in drug discovery and basic research.
    Stett A, Egert U, Guenther E, Hofmann F, Meyer T, Nisch W, Haemmerle H
    Anal Bioanal Chem. 2003 Oct;377(3):486-95. Epub 2003 Aug 16. DOI: 10.1007/s00216-003-2149-x
  • Electrical multisite stimulation of the isolated chicken retina
    Stett A, Barth W, Weiss S, Haemmerle H, Zrenner E
    Vision Research. 2000; 40(13):1785-1795.