University of Greifswald (UG) was founded in 1456 and is one of the oldest academic institutions in Germany. Today, it has become a modern, moderate-sized university with approximately 220 professors, 10,000 students, 1,600 academic staff and 3,300 technical and administrative staff (including University Medicine) comprising five faculties in a town with 60,000 inhabitants. One of the five focus areas of research of UG (“Proteomics and Protein Technologies in Infection Biology, Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology”) perfectly fits RADICALZ.