Martin Götte


Martin Götte, PhD, is a Professor at the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the University of Münster, Germany. His research covers various aspects of reproductive biology and gynecological oncology. A particular research focus is on the molecular mechanisms of endometriosis, exploring the role of adult stem cells, the extracellular matrix, and microRNAs in the pathogenic process. Honors include a position as basic science officer of the ESHRE SIG for endometriosis and endometrial disorders, chairman of the board of the reproductive medicine section of the German Society of Endocrinology DGE, Associate Editor of Human Reproduction Update, and being coordinator of the EU RISE project TRENDO (Translational research on endometriosis).

Relevant publications

Stejskalová A, Fincke V, Nowak M, Schmidt Y, Borrmann K, von Wahlde MK, Schäfer SD, Kiesel L, Greve B, Götte M. Collagen I triggers directional migration, invasion and matrix remodeling of stroma cells in a 3D spheroid model of endometriosis. Sci Rep. 2021 Feb 18;11(1):4115.

Strauß T, Greve B, Gabriel M, Achmad N, Schwan D, Espinoza-Sanchez NA, Laganà AS, Kiesel L, Poutanen M, Götte M*, Schäfer SD. Impact of Musashi-1 and Musashi-2 Double Knockdown on Notch Signaling and the Pathogenesis of Endometriosis.Int J Mol Sci. 2022 Mar 5;23(5):2851. doi: 10.3390/ijms23052851 * corresponding author