The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is one of Germany’s top universities and is characterized by a unique profile with its core domains natural sciences, engineering, life sciences, and medicine. TUM participates with the Chair of Biological Imaging (PI: Prof. Vasilis Ntziachristos) at TranslaTUM, a multidisciplinary research Centre embedded in the Medical Faculty and University Hospital merging strong medical engineering and photonics expertise with clinical access. TUM enters WINTHER with a dual capacity: as coordinator and lead engineering entity.