Students of the year 2001



  1. Abdul Wahid Ansari INDIA
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Schmidt, Dr. Heiken, Clinical Immunology, OE 6830,
    project: Chemokines and chemokine receptors on NK-cells in HiV
    Final exam November 2005; Postdoc at Imperial College, London, UK; from 2010 Pediatric Pneumology MHH, from 2011 Singapore Immunology Network, Immunos, Biopolis Singapore, from 2013 University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; from 2018 Research Scientist, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates  

  2. Ferdinand Bahlmann GERMANY (Dr. med.)
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Haller, Dept. Nephrology, OE 6840,
    project: Regulators of endothelial progenitor cell proliferation and differentiation
    Final exam November 12th, 2004; Senior House officer Dept. of Nephrology and work in spin-off company Epoplus GmbH, Hannover,
    M.Sc.P.M. Duisburg; Research coordinator, Medical Clinics IV, University Clinics, Homburg/Saar and Red Flag Diagnostics, Homburg; from 2014 self employed, Bahlmann Life Science Consulting & Interim Management

  3. Asha Balakrishnan INDIA
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Schlegelberger, Cell- and Molecular Pathology, OE 5120,
    project: Characterization of Molecular and Biological Risk Factors in Mantle Cell Lymphomas Further delineation of tumor suppressor regions on chromosome 1 p22
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Currently Postdoc at Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment (IRCC), Turin, Italy
    married to Amar Deep Sharma (year 2002) in 2007; from 2007 UCSF San Francisco USA (with Amar Deep Sharma); from 2013 Gastroenterology, MHH (Junior Group leader)

  4. Christian Bernreuther GERMANY (Dr. med.)
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Grothe, Dept. Neuroanatomy,
    project: Regenerative potential of embryonic stem cells expressing the neural cell adhesion molecule L1 in different injury models of the CNS.
    Final exam November 12th, 2004; Consultant at Neuropathology, University Clinics Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany, Habilitation

  5. Frank Bollig GERMANY (Dr. med.)
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Holtmann, Pharmacology, OE 5320,
    project: Interaktionen bestimmter Bereiche der mRNA (cis-Elemente) mit regulatorischen Proteinen.
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Postdoc Institute for Molecular Biotechnology, Jena, Germany; from 2009 Clinical Chemistry MHH; from 2010 Nephrology MHH, from 2013 Limbach Laboratory, Hannover; from 2014 Hameln Laboratory Hildesheim; from December 2017 Laboratory Krone, Bad Salzuflen

  6. Marc-Hendrik Dahlke GERMANY (Dr. med.)
    supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Schlitt, Clinic f. Visceral- and Transplantation Surgery
    project: Transdifferentiation and proliferation of hematopoetic stem cells in the liver; a CD45 diallelic model in rats
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Professor of Surgery, Group Leader Interventional Immunology, University Medical Center Regensburg; from 2018 head of the department of General and Visceral Surgery, Robert-Bosch-Hospital, Stuttgart.

  7. Meta Djojosubroto INDONESIA
    supervisor: Dr. Rudolph/Dept. Gastroenterology and Hepatology, OE 6810,
    project: The role of telomere shortening and telomerase activity in hepatocarcinogenesis
    Final exam November 2005. Postdoc at Gene Therapy & Stem Cell Biology, Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland, from 2013 babypause; blogger, gymnastic scorebook self-publisher and training

  8. Julia Freise GERMANY
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Zeidler, Dept. Rheumatology, OE 6850,
    project: Viability and gene expression of Chlamydia trachomatis during persistent infection. A study to establish new therapeutic pathways and a better understanding of the pathogenesis of reactive arthritis
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Postdoc and Senior House Officer at Rheumatology; from 2006 Consultant and “Oberärztin”, Pneumology (Pneumo-Oncology), MHH

  9. Christoph Happel GERMANY (Dr med.)
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Klein, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, OE 6781,
    project: Evaluating the opportunities of homologous recombination events in hematopoietic stem cells
    Final exam June 2006; Consultant and "Oberarzt", Pediatric Cardiology, MHH

  10. Vladka Busche (nee Jakubcakova) SLOVAKIA
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Eichele, Max Planck Institute, Experimental Endocrinology, Feodor-Lynen-Str. 7, 30625 Hannover,
    project: Regulatory mechanism of mammalian circadian clock genes
    Final exam June 2006; Postdoc at Max-Planck Göttingen, Germany; from August 2007 Postdoc MPI Psychiatry Munich; from 10/2012 Neuroscience-Sleep-Chronobiology, Montreal, Canada; from 2016 Quality Assurance Expert, from 2018 Quality Assurance Validation Specialist, Takeda, Konstanz, Germany

  11. Yijiang Li CHINA
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Haverich/Dr. Simon, THG-Surgery, OE 6286,
    project: Suppression of MHC-Class II molecule up-regulation by HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in an allogeneic model of rat lung transplantation
    Final exam June 2006; Senior House Officer, THG-Surgery, MHH; from 2016 Chief Surgeon and Director of Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shenhen Hospital of Southern Medical University, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China 

  12. Jianyun Liu CHINA
    supervisor: Dr. M. Jäger/Prof. Dr. Schlitt, Clinic f. Visceral- und Transplantation Surgery, OE 6220
    project: Transduction of hematopoietic stem cells with MHC class II molecules to induce tolerance
    Final exam November, 2005; Postdoc and Senior House Officer in China 

  13. Tom Luedde GERMANY (Dr. med.) 
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Trautwein, Dept. Gastroenterology and Hepatology, OE 6810, 
    project: Regulation of cell cycle and apoptosis in the liver
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Postdoc at EMBL in Monterotondo/Rome, Italy;  from 2007 Medical Hospital III, Aachen (Habilitation), “Leitender Oberarzt” (leading senior physician); from 2014 W3-Mildred-Scheel-Foundation professor

  14. Ebru Serinzös-Linke TURKEY (Dr. med.)
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kreipe, Pathology, OE 5110,
    project: Quantitative analysis of gene expression in different mechanisms of early allograft damage after renal transplantation
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. mother; Associate professor of Pathology, Mersin, Turkey; from December 2014 Fellowship at Hemapathology, University of Tübingen; from April 2018 physician, Pathology, University Hospital of Augsburg

  15. Frank Tacke GERMANY
    supervisor: Prof. Dr. Trautwein, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, OE 6810,
    project: Influence of mutations in the Hepatitis B virus genome on virus replication and drug resistance
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York; from 2006 Medical Hospital III, Aachen (Habilitation), “Leitender Oberarzt” (leading senior physician), W2 Professor; from 2019 chairman and W3-professor of Gastroenterology/ Hepatology at the Charité University Medical Center, Berlin

  16. Mathewos Tessema ETHIOPIA (Dr. vet.)
    supervisor: Dr. Lehmann/Prof. Dr. Kreipe, Dept. Pathology, OE 5110,
    project: Aberrant gene methylation in myelodysplastic syndromes
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Postdoc in Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA; from 2010 associate scientist at Lovelace Respiritory Research Center, Albuquerque, USA and adjunct assistant professor, department of Internal Medicine

  17. Sonja Werwitzke GERMANY
    supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Schmidt, Clinical Immunology, OE 6830,
    project: Interaction of immune complexes and immunoglobulin Fc receptors in murine lupus erythematosus
    Final exam November 12th, 2004. Scientific area management Cell Hematology, Haematology & Oncology, MHH