Werner Muller

Emeritus Professor of Immunology

University of Manchester, UK


Werner Muller is emeritus Professor for cellular Immunology, the inaugural Bill Ford Chair at the University of Manchester, UK.

My work is focused on the understanding of cytokines for the development and function of the immune system. I am also involved in the generation of complex mouse models to study human diseases and in the development of computer programs for immune repertoire analyses for both T and B cells.


  • Cytokine Biology
  • Mouse Models for human diseases
  • Bioinformatics and Immunogenetics


  • Dr. rer. nat. Genetics, 1988

    Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne, Germany

  • Diplom Biologe, Genetics, 1981

    Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne, Germany



Head of Bioinformatics/Manager

Miltenyi Biotec

Aug 2018 – Present Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

Responsibilities include:

* Multiparameter Image Analyses
* Single cell Analyses  
* NGS Sequence Analyses

Scientific Advisor


Aug 2018 – Present

Chief Gene Targeting Consultant


Aug 2018 – Present

Responsibilities include:

* Complex Gene Array designs
* Data analyses  
* New Models

Professor, Inaugural Bill Ford Chair of Cellular Immunology

University of Manchester, UK

Oct 2006 – Jul 2018 Manchester

Main areas Immunology, Systems Medicine and Bioinformatics

Responsibilities included:

* Research Theme Leader for Infection, Immunology and Microbiology
* Basic Research funded by the BBSRC and the FP7 EU Framework
* Undergraduate teaching, Advanced Immunology, Immune response and disease  
* Postgraduate teaching, Master programs, PhD Students

Recent Posts

Werner Muller Preis 2020


Internal Project

Build a HUGO web page using the academic theme

External Project

Sysmedibd, a FP7 (EU) funded project from 2012 to 2017.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Multiparameter Imaging Platform for Immunology