Students of the year 2013


Felix Adams GERMANY   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Schambach / Dr. Adrian Schwarzer, Experimental Hematology, OE 6960,   
project: Using inducible gene expression and RNAi to investigate murine models of acute T-cell leukemia in vivo
Final exam November 2017. MARVECS GmbH (Roche Pharma AG), Essen


Chidiebere Awah NIGERIA  
supervisor: PD Dr. Stanke, Pediatric Pneumology, OE 6710,    
project: Functional analysis of regulatory variants of modifying genes that determine the outcome of the monogenic disease cystic fibrosis
Final exam November 2016. Dr Adam Sonabend Laboratory, Columbia University Medical Center, New York


Nurullah Aydogdu TURKEY   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kispert, Molecular Biology, OE 5250,   
project: Wnt signaling in ureter development
Final exam November 2017. ATIGEN-CELL Technology company, Trabzon, Turkey; now Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Center, Liv Hospital, Istanbul


Ronja-Melinda Komoll GERMANY
supervisor: Prof. Ott/ Dr. Balakrishnan, Gastroenterology/ TwinCore, OE 6810, 
project: MicroRNAs in hepatocelluar carcinoma
Ronja was class speaker!
Final exam November 2017. Quality Specialist, Epredia, Braunschweig


Michal Koska GERMANY
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Häussler, TWINCORE, OE 9654,
project: Molecular analysis of the adoption of surface-associated behaviours in Pseudomonas aeruginosa small colony variants
Final exams June 2019. Molecular Bacteriology, Twincore, Hannover


Julia Lahrberg GERMANY  
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Eiz-Vesper, Transfusion Medicine, OE 8350,     
project: Utilizing XCR1 expressing dendritic cells for cross-priming of antigen-specific CD8+ T cells
Final exam June 2017. Medical Writer at AMS (Advanced Medical Services GmbH), Mannheim


Ekaterina Legchenko RUSSIA   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hansmann, Pediatric Cardiology, OE 6730,    
project: Stem cell and anti-miR-mediated therapeutic interventions for pulmonary vascular disease and right ventricular failure
Final exam June 2017. Research Associate, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, UK


Ruisi Hazel Lin SINGAPORE  
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Behrens, Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology, OE 6710,     
project: Autophagy as culprit and target in HIV therapy
Final exam November 2018.

Katharina Lobschat GERMANY   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Arndt Vogel, Gastroenterology, OE 6810,    
project: Identification of predictive factors for an anti PI3K therapy of hepatocellular carcinoma
Left program in December 2015!

Rishikesh Lotke INDIA   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Schulz, Virology, OE 5230,   
project: Does the latent replication of gammaherpesviral genomes occur in a particular chromatin environment
Final exam June 2018. Experimental Ophthalmology, MHH


Tamrat Meshka Mamo Ethiopia   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kispert, Molecular Biology, OE 5250,    
project: Bmp signaling in ureter development
Final exam November 2017. Pediatric Nephrology, MHH; now Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomedical Materials, MHH


Neha Mishra INDIA   
supervisor: Dr. Bossaller, Clinic for Immunology and Rheumatology, OE 6830,    
project: Role of membrane-bound FasL in proinflammation and in murine lupus
Final exam June 2018. Rheumatology, Internal medicine, University Hospital Greifswald


Franziska Zumbrägel (née Pille) GERMANY
supervisor: Dr. Eschenburg/ Dr. Reubold, Biophysical Chemistry, OE 4350,    
project: Protein complexes  regulating the activity of caspase-9 in apoptosis
Final exam November 2016. Head of Life Science and Environment, catholic academy Stapelfeld


Celina Genschel (née Schauerte) GERMANY   
supervisor: Dr. Lorentzen/ Prof. Dr. Thum, IMTTS, OE 8886,    
project: Translation of anti-fibrotic microRNA strategies into a mouse model of fibrosis-associated chronic renal allograft dysfunction
Final exam November 2016. Scientist R & D, Cardior Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Hannover

Katharina Schimmel AUSTRIA   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thum, IMTTS, OE 8886,  
project: MicroRNA-mediated regulation of fibroblast migration after cardiac injury
Final exam November 2017. Cardiac Muscle Research Laboratory (CMRL), Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University, USA


Anja Thorenz GERMANY   
supervisor: Prof. Dr. Güler, Nephrology, OE 6840,    
project: Complement factors C3 and C5 and the anaphylatoxin receptors in acute kidney injury and subsequent renal fibrosis
Final exam June 2017. Scientist in Biomarker Research, Bayer AG Pharmaceuticals, Wuppertal; now Study Manager Clinical Operations, Roche, Mannheim


Nadine Vollack GERMANY   
supervisor: Dr. Tiede/ Dr. Werwitzke, Hematology and Oncology, OE 6860,    
project: The role of the inhibitory FcyR2B in the pathogenesis of inhibitor formation in a murine model of Haemophilia A
Final exam June 2017. Haematology and Oncology, MHH.