Students of the year 2012


Anna Hundeling (nee Buermann) GERMANY 
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Schwinzer, Visceral Surgery, OE 6220;
project: Negative costimulation for the control of cellular immune response to porcine xenografts
Final exam June 2016. Regulatory Affairs manager, SastoMed GmbH (SanderStrothmann), Georgsmarienhütte


Carina Elsner GERMANY  
supervisor: Dr. Bohne, Virology, OE 5230,   
project: Post-transcriptional regulation of Trim5alpha expression and usage of Trim proteins to prevent HIV infection
Final exam June 2017. Innate Immunity and Viral Evasion, TwinCore, Hannover; now Molecular HIV Diagnostics and Clinical Trial Manager, Institute of Virology, University Hospital Essen


Ariana Foinquinos VENEZUELA  
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Thum, IMMTS, OE8886,
project: Functional relevance of single miRs in cardiac disease
Final exam November 2016. IMTTS, MHH;  Physiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam; from 10/19 Preclinical application specialist, VisualSonics, the Netherlands


Christina Galonska GERMANY
supervisor: Tobias Cantz
project: Molecular characterization of pluripotent states in mouse embryonic stem cells
Final exam June 2016. Lead Scientist CRISPR/Cas9 at Bayer, Cologne

Ramya Goparaju INDIA   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Heuser, Hematology & Oncology, OE 6860;
co-supervisor: Dr. Anuhar Chaturvedi, Molecular Therapy, OE 6864;
project: Modulation of the myeloid differentiation block in AML
Final exam November 2017. Since January 2019 postdoctoral researcher at CRUK, Manchester


Nikolas Hundt GERMANY
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Manstein, Biophysical Chemistry, OE 4350;     
project: Isoform-specific actomyosin interactions in nonmuscle cells
Final exam November 2015.Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Chemistry, Oxford University, UK; now junior group leader, Cellular Physiology, LMU Munich


Alexandra Ingendoh-Tsakmakidis GREECE
from October 2013:
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Meike Stiesch, Prof. Dr. Eberhard, Dental Prothetics, OE 7710,        
project: Interaction between human cells and bacterial biofilm in an implant-tissue-bacterial coculture model
Alexandra was class speaker!
Final exam November 2017. Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomedical Materials, NIFE, MHH

Razan Jammal LEBANON  
supervisor: Dr. Klusmann, OE 6780  
project: High throughput functional characterization of miRNAs in cytogenetically defined AML subgroups
Final exam June 2016. Clinical application development manager -  now Scientific marketing manager, Sysmex Europe GmbH, Hamburg


Dmitry Labutin RUSSIA    
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Gessner, Clinic for Immunology and Rheumatology, OE 6830,    
project: Isotype-specific functions of G alpha i proteins in immune effector cells
Dmitry left the program in April 2013!

Pavan Beleyur Narayanaswamy INDIA  
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dumler, Nephrology, OE 6840;    
project: Urokinase receptor in intracellular proteolysis: Role for the DNA damage in cancer and vascular aging
Final exam June 2016. From 2018 regulatory affairs at PharmaLex GmbH, Mannheim

Hansi Pathak INDIA   
from September 2013:
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Frieling/ Dr. Matthias Rhein, Molecular Psychiatry, OE 7110,
project: In vitro investigation of the consequences of alcohol exposure
Final exam November 2016. Molecular Psychiatry, MHH

Dennis Rataj GERMANY
supervisor:  Dr. Tiede/ Dr. Werwitzke, Hematology&Oncology, OE 6860,   
project:  Hemostasis disorders in xenotransplantation
Final exam June 2016. Strategic Account Manager, Qiagen GmbH, Hilden

Anja Petzold (nee Schumacher) GERMANY  
superrvisor: PD Dr. Kühnel, Gastroenterology&Hepatology&Endocrinology, OE 6810,
project: Investigations on the use of proinflammatory antagonists of CTLA-4 and PD-1 in Viroimmunotherapy of solid Tumors
Final exam November 2015. Consultant QM/RA, Seleon GmbH, Heilbronn

Harshit Shah INDIA  
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Behrens, Clinic for Immunology & Rheumatology, OE 6830;
project: Targeting metabolic pathways in cancer cells
Final exam November 2017. now Pathology, MHH

Kristina Thamm GERMANY
supervisor: Dr. S. David, Nephrology, OE 6840,
project: The role of the endothelial Tie2 receptor in experimental sepsis
Final exam June 2016. Market Access Manager of AMNOG dossiers/market release in Germany, Xcenda GmbH, Hannover

Cristina-Il. Ureche ROMANIA  
supervisor: PD Dr. Kühnel, Gastroenterology&Hepatology&Endocrinology, OE 6810,
project: Adoptive transfer of bispecific tumor/virus T cells for the therapy of solid Tumors
Final exam November 2015. Key Account Manager, SIRION Biotech GmbH, Martinsried, Munich

Kriti Verma INDIA   
from July 2013:
supervisor: PD. Dr. Lothar Hambach, Hematology&Oncology, OE 6863,
project: The role of miRNAs in the differentiation of anti-leukemic T-cells
Final exam November 2016. Immunology and Immunotherapy, University of Birmingham, UK

Dakai Yang CHINA
supervisor: Dr. Sharma/ Prof. Cantz, REBIRTH, OE 8881
project:  The role of microRNA in the late phase of liver Regeneration
Final exam June 2016. Ophthalmology, Department of Medicine, University of Stanford, USA; now looking for job


Yuliia Yuzefovych  UKRAINE
supervisor: PD Dr. Huyton, Transfusion Medicine, OE 8350, 
project: The control of proliferation and cell senescence by pp32r1 (ANP32C)
Final exam November 2015. Transfusion Medicine, MHH