Prof. Ania C. Muntau
Head of the departments of Inborn Errors of Metabolism (IEM) and of Molecular Pediatrics at Haunersches Children’s Hospital,
LMU Munich University
Dr. Muntau was awarded her M.D. degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU), Munich, Germany in 1992, where she also received her postgraduate training in Pediatrics. She became Professor of Molecular Pediatrics at the Faculty of Medicine, Munich University in 2006 and is heading the Departments of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and of Molecular Pediatrics at the Dr. von Hauner Children’s Hospital in Munich.
Dr. Muntau has established herself as an expert in the field of inborn errors of metabolism by combining clinical knowledge with scientific expertise. Her studies first focused on the identification of genes causing severe inborn errors of metabolism and on the understanding of the function of related proteins.
Her interdisciplinary research group with more than 20 collaborators currently works on the elucidation of the molecular basis of different genetic protein misfolding diseases and on the development of therapeutic strategies for patients suffering from these severely disabling diseases.
Dr. Muntau is a Member of Munich Medical International, she is responsible for the teaching program at LMU, and participates in faculty development programs.
Dr. Ania Muntau is located at Haunersches Kinderspital at LMU Munich University, Lindwurmstr. 4, 80337 Munich, Germany.