Students of the year 2016


Ramon Bellmas Sanz SPAIN
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Christine Falk, IFB-Tx, OE 8889,
Project: T and NK cell-mediated immune responses of human lung transplant recipients in vivo - impact on the development of transplant arteriosclerosis.

Final exam June 2020.


Jacqueline Breuer GERMANY 
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hildegard Büning, Experimental Hematology, OE 6960,
Project: Targeting HIV Integration sites for long term remission and cure.

Final exam June 2020.


Muhammad Faisal PAKISTAN
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Lehmann-Mühlenhoff, Pathologie, OE 5110,
Project: Splice factor mutations in myeloid neoplasia: functional and clinical relevance.
Final exams November 2019.


Ankita Garg INDIA
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Thum, IFB-Tx, OE 8886, and Shashi Kumar Gupta, IFB-Tx, OE 8886,
Project: Regulation, diagnostics and therapy focusing on the mineralcorticoid receptor involved in cardiac remodelling.

Final exam June 2020.


Charu Gupta INDIA 
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Michael Heuser, Hematology / Oncology, OE 6860, and Dr. Anuhar Chaturvedi, Molecular Therapy, OE 6864,
Project: Functional characterization of Mutant IDH1.

Final exam June 2020.


Inga Hensel GERMANY 
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ursula Seidler, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology, OE 6810,
Project: Role of the sodium / hydrogen exchanger NHE2 in intestinal Differentiation.
Inga is class speaker!

Final exam June 2020.


Oluwaseun Ayodeji Ishola NIGERIA
Supervisor: Dr. Tetyana Yevsa
Left program in October 2018.


Supervisor: Dr. Jörn Tongers, Kardiology /Angiology, OE 6880,
Project: Role of protein Miro in vascular  pathophysiology.
Left program in January 2018.


Parastoo Kheiroddin IRAN
Supervisor: PD Dr. Ingmar Mederacke, Gastroenterology-Hepatology-Endokrinolgy,
Project: Contribution of PPAR-Gamma deletion in hepatic stellate cells to liver fibrosis and cancer.
Left program in January 2019 due to personal reasons.


Jana van Luttikhuizen NETHERLANDS
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Doris Steinemann, Human Genetics, OE 6300,
Project: Genomic copy number variations associated with response and resistance to endocrine therapy.

Final exam June 2020.


Michelangelo Marasco ITALY
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Teresa Carlomagno, Institute for Organic Chemistry / BMWZ, Leibniz Universität Hannover,
Project: Structural basis of the activation mechanism of SHP-2 driven by PD-1.
Final exam November 2019.


Sagarajit Mohanty INDIA 
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Michael Heuser, Hematology / Oncology, OE 6860, and Dr. Nidhi Jyotsana, Molecular Therapy, OE 6864,
Project: Delivery of RNA therapeutics to hematopoietic cells.

Final exam November 2020.


Svenja Ellen Brigitte Niehus GERMANY Niehus.Svenja[at]
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Teruko Tamura-Niemann, Physiological Chemistry, OE 4310,
Project: Identification of novel target genes involved in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) Formation and development of chemical compounds for HCC threapy.

Left program.


Daniela Paasch GERMANY Paasch.Daniela[at]
Supervisor: from June 2017: Prof. Dr. Thomas Moritz, OE 6961,
Project:Generation of macrophages with enhanced functionality using chimeric antigen receptors: proof of principle studies in a model of a CEA-expressing pancreatic carcinoma"

Final exam November 2021.


Gwendolin Sabrina Simper GERMANY simper.gwendolin[at]
Supervisor: Dr. Christina Bade-Döding, Transfusion Medicine, OE 8350,
Project: Molecular targeting of carbamazepine-sepcific T cells to prevent HLA-mediated drug hypersensitivity.

Final exam June 2020.


Narges Seyfizadeh IRAN
Supervisor: Dr. Tetyana Yevsa, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology, OE 6810,
Project: Therapy-induced senescence and concomitant immune response in metastatic liver cancer.
Left program in May 2017 due to personal reasons.


Associated students:

Luis Almeida PORTUGAL
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tim Sparwasser, TWINCORE
Project: Defining the role of metabolic pathways in helper T-cell subsets.

Final exam November 2021.

Jaskiran Kaur INDIA
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andeas Kispert, Molecular Biology, OE 5250,
Project: Signaling pathways in Ureter development.
Final exam June 2019.