Alumni

Dr. rer. nat. Shih-Hung Hsieh

Antifungal escape of Candida albicans and Aspergillus terreus through persistence in immune cells and cryptic host niches

Dr. rer. nat. Selina Icke (neé Stippa)

Interaction of complement proteins and acute phase proteins in inflammatory processes

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Infection Biology

Dr. rer. nat. Sarah Irmscher

Analysis of the molecular interaction of the human pathogenic fungus Candida albicans with macrophages

Friedrich Schiller University

Institute of Nutrition

Dr. rer. nat. Tino Jaschinski

Investigation of dynamic changes in the chemospheres of planktonic algae

Friedrich Schiller University

Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

Dr. rer. nat. Theresa Jautzus (née Hölscher)

Social interactions and regulatory pathways influencing Bacillus subtilis biofilm formation and motility

Dr. rer. nat. Nayla Jbeily

The Janus-faced role of secreted sphingomyelinase and its inhibition in host response

Dr. rer. nat. Khushboo Jetha

DNA-binding and complex-formation properties of the SEPALLATA proteins from Arabidopsis thaliana

Friedrich Schiller University

Matthias Schleiden Institute - Genetics

Dr. rer. nat. Emeraldo Jo

Modulation of human monocytes by pathogenic fungus Candida albicans

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Infection Biology - immun regulation

Dr. rer. nat. Hirokazu Kage

Chemical crosstalk among bacterial predators

Dr. rer. nat. Sophia Keller

Analysis of the interaction of the human pathogenic fungus Aspergilllus fumigatus with immune effector cells by functional genomics

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Molecular and Applied Microbiology

Dr. rer. nat. Michael Kemmler

Machine learning methods for the automatic identification of microorganisms from Raman Spectroscopic Data

Friedrich Schiller University

Computer Vision Group

Dr. rer. nat. Christine Kiel (neé Lembke)

Diatom pheromones - structure and function of communication mediators of unicellular algae

Friedrich Schiller University

Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

Dr. rer. nat. Martin Klapper

The roles of secondary metabolites in Dictyostelium discoideum – bacteria interactions

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Chemistry of Microbial Communication

Dr. rer. nat. Angela E. Klein

Versatile nano characterization methods based on multi-channel tip scanning

Friedrich Schiller University

Institute of Applied Physics

Dr. rer. nat. Tina Katrin Koch (nee Enghardt)

Complement evasion of human pathogenic microorganisms

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Infection Biology - immun regulation

Dr. rer. nat. Isabell Kopka

Complement regulation in kidney cells

Dr. rer. nat. Anne Kopp (nee Braunschweig)

Crosstalk between the long pentraxin PTX3 and soluble complement inhibitors

Dr. rer. nat. Kaswara Kraibooj

Quantitative and automated analysis of microscopic images on phagocyte-fungus interactions

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Applied Systems Biology

Dr. rer. nat. Antje Kröber

Functional analysis of major transcriptional regulators in pathogenic dermatophytes

Dr. rer. nat. Kristin Kroll

The hypoxic (low oxygen) response of the pathogenic mould Aspergillus fumigatus and its relevance to pathogenicity

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)

Molecular and Applied Microbiology