A research center of the University of Vienna and Medical University of Vienna
The Max F. Perutz Laboratories GmbH (MFPL) was founded in 2005 to provide a common platform for research groups from the Center for Molecular Biology of the University of Vienna and the Center for Medical Biochemistry of the Medical University of Vienna. It comprises four departments of the University of Vienna and two sections of the Medical University of Vienna.
The MFPL are headed by bioinformatician Arndt von Haeseler who is the Scientific Director of MFPL and Dean of both Universities and Fabien Martins, who manages the administrative services as Administrative Director. Together with the Deputy Heads and Vice-Deans Kristin Tessmar-Raible and Peter Schlögelhofer from the University of Vienna and Alwin Köhler from the Medical University of Vienna, they form the Directorate of the MFPL.