GROUP: Data Management and Genomics IT

iCHIP, a web based data integration center for high throughput experiments at the DKFZ, addresses the sustainable provision of the generated resources as molecular and imaging data for our national and international partners as crucial demands in basic and translational research.


tikalTIKAL is a 4-D image processing platform (TIKAL) for the work with laser scanning and wide field microscopes. TIKAL provides a registration software for correcting global movements and local deformations of cells as well as 2-D and 3-D tracking software.

For further information please read the publication on TIKAL:

  • Bacher, C.P., Reichenzeller, M., Athale, C., Herrmann, H., and Eils, R. (2004). 4-D single particle tracking of synthetic and proteinaceous microspheres reveals preferential movement of nuclear particles along chromatin - poor tracks. BMC Cell Biol 5, 45. [Link] 

If you are interested in an using TIKAL, please contact Jürgen Eils.