Alaa Ibrahim: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Alaa Ibrahim on her successfully completed PhD thesis on October 24, 2018!
The title of her dissertation is: "The role of TLR-4 in the generation of posttraumatic inflammation in the tibia fracture model"
Dr. David Herzog: Publication in Frontiers in Psychiatry
TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. David Herzog has published the review article "Understanding and predicting antidepressant response: Using animal models to move towards precision psychiatry" in Frontiers in Psychiatry. Please find the publication here: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00512/abstract
Erika Diehl received Science Award
Congratulations to Erika Diehl for receiving the Science Award by the association frei für forschung-Neue Wege in der Medizin e.V. at the CRISPR Genome Editing Workshop on September 3rd, 2018!
Erika Diehl received Fulbright Scholarship
We congratulate TransMed Fellow Erika Diehl for receiving a Fulbright Doctoral Scholarship for her research abroad at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland!
Georg Payrhuber: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Georg Payrhuber on his successfully completed PhD thesis on July 20th, 2018!
The title of his dissertation is: "The role of PRG1 at the dendritic spine"
Andrea Schnatz: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Andrea Schnatz on her successfully completed PhD thesis on June 22nd, 2018!
The title of her dissertation is: "Early events after axon injury: a link between regenerative signaling and axonal ribosome transfer"
Dr. Johannes Windschmitt: PhD Student Prize, Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation
UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Johannes Windschmitt received the PhD Student Prize of the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation for his doctoral thesis "Biochemische und histologische Untersuchungen zum Einfluss niederfrequenter Magnetfelder auf den Verlauf und die Pathologie der Alzheimer Demenz im experimentellen Tiermodell."
TransMed takes part in the GYR fair on May 30th, 2018
In the run-up to this year's award ceremony DIES ACADEMICUS, the GYR (Gutenberg Council for Young Researchers) organizes a fair from 1-4 p.m. Various JGU mentoring and qualification programs, funding offerings, and other relevant services and projects, aimed at JGU docoral candidates, will be presented. More information about the program here: Program.
Anna Gerlicher: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Anna Gerlicher on her successfully completed PhD thesis on May 17th, 2018!
The title of her dissertation is: "Dopaminergic enhancement of extinction memory consolidation"
Klytaimnistra Kiouptsi: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Klytaimnistra Kiouptsi on her successfully completed PhD thesis on May 17th, 2018!
The title of her dissertation is: "Influences of gut microbiota, hypoxia and F8-deficiency on plasmatic von Willebrand factor levels and integrin αIIbβ3 mediated platelet function"
Anja Klein: Completion of the doctoral thesis
We congratulate Anja Klein on her successfully completed PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) thesis on April 17th, 2018!
The title of her dissertation is: "Functionalisation of biomaterials with bone sialoprotein for joint and bone replacement"
Dr. Sebastian Försch: New Publication
UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Sebastian Försch has published the article "PARP-1 protects against colorectal tumor induction, but promotes inflammation-driven colorectal tumor progression" in PNAS (April 2018).
Dr. Astrid Alflen: New Publication
UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Astrid Alflen has published "Idelalisib impairs TREM-1 mediated neutrophil inflammatory responses" in Scientific Reports (Apr 2018). Please find the abstract and publication by following the link above.
ECNP Workshop Neuropsychopharmacology 2018
TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. David Herzog successfully participated, selected on the basis of application, in the renowned workshop of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology. Find more information here.
Shibajee Mandal: Publication in Science Translational Medicine
We congratulate Shibajee Mandal for his shared first authorship on "Fast direct neuronal signaling via the IL-4 receptor as therapeutic target in neuroinflammation" in Science Translational Medicine. Please find the abstract and publication here: http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/10/430/eaao2304
Dr. David Herzog: Publication in PLoS Biology
We congratulate TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Herzog for his co-authorship on "Common genes associated with antidepressant response in mouse and man identify key role of glucocorticoid receptor sensitivity" in PLoS Bioloogy. Please find the publication here: http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2002690.
Snjezana Mikulicic funded by DAAD
Ms. Mikulicic's research project is funded by the DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst) since October 2015. DAAD research grants provide doctoral candidates, young academis, and scientists an opportunity to carry out their research projects.
We congratulate Sadhna Sahani on her successfully completed PhD thesis on January 26th, 2018!
Dr. Astrid Alflen: 59th ASH Annual Meeting & Exposition
We congratulate UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Astrid Alflen for receiving the Abstract Achievement Award at the 59th ASH annual meeting.
Dr. Sebastian Försch: New Publications
UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Sebastian Försch has published the "Prognostic relevance of androgen receptor expression in renal cell carcinomas" in Oncotarget (Sep 2017) as well as "[Cellular senescence of colorectal cancer]" in Der Pathologe (Nov 2017). Please find the abstracts and publications by following the links above.
Young Fellowship Programme at the XVII World Congress of Psychiatry 2017
TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. David Herzog received a travel grant and participated in the exclusive "Young Psychiatrist Mentor Programme" at the World Congress of Psychiatry Berlin.
We congratulate Qi Wang on her successfully completed PhD thesis on September 9th, 2017!
Dr. Alexander Ziebart funded by DFG
TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Alexander Ziebart (Department of Anaesthesiology) has obtained a research grant for his project "Influence of haemodynamic stabilization with crystalloid and colloidal solutions on cerebral perfusion and integrity during haemorrhagic shock in a large animal model" by the DFG. Congratulations!
We congratulate Oriane Blanquie on her successfully completed PhD thesis on July 6th, 2017!
We congratulate Lianyong Qiao on his successfully completed PhD thesis on June 23rd, 2017!
National Academic Trainees Network Meetings Belfast
UCT / TransMed Clinician Scientist Dr. Sebastian Försch's presentation has won first price at the "Elevator Pitch" of the National Acdemic Trainees Network Meetings in Belfast.
We congratulate Alireza Pouya on his successfully completed PhD thesis on April 18th, 2017!
We congratulate Carine Thalman on her successfully completed PhD thesis on March 24th, 2017!
First place poster award
Dr. Alexander Ziebart has won the first place of the German Interdisciplinary Emergency Medicine Congress (DINK) in Koblenz. Congratulations!
We congratulate Jin Cheng on her successfully completed PhD thesis on January 20th, 2017!
Leonardo Righesso new junior member of the Gutenberg Academy for Young Researchers
It is the eleventh year that the Gutenberg Academy for Young Researchers accepts outstanding doctoral students and artists. The academy offers an intellectual environment as well as an interdisciplinary exchange of concepts and objectives for the member’s further progression. One of the junior members is TransMed doctoral student Leonardo Righesso. Congratulations!
We congratulate Florie Le Prieult on her successfully completed PhD thesis on October 28th, 2016!
We congratulate Yunbo Li on his successfully completed PhD thesis on September 24th, 2015!
We congratulate Xingfeng Liu on his successfully completed PhD thesis on September 24th, 2015!