Scientific Staff - WG Prof. Zehn

Doctoral candidates

Berner, Jaqueline, M.Sc. Molecular Biotechnology

  • "Molecular control of T cell differentiation in chronic infections"

room:  02/1.05     tel: -5503

Donhauser, Lara, M.Sc. Molecular Biotechnology

  • "Resolving how common-cold viruses shape and re-shape the response capacity of our immune system"

room:  02/1.06     tel: -3314

Gerullis, Ann-Katrin, M. Sc. Molekulare Biotechnologie

  • "The role of mitochondria during the activation of T cells in acute infections"

room:  02/1.05     tel: -5503

Kuhlmann, Miriam, M.Sc. Molecular Biotechnology

  • "Microbiota-mediated modulation of acute and chronic infections"

room:  02/1.05     tel: -5503

Manlik, Wenzel, M. Sc. Biologie

  • "Candidate validation of a bispecific cancer immunotherapy compound"

room:  02/1.06     tel: -3314

Post Doc's

Chu, Talyn, PhD

  • "Molecular mechanisms regulating self-renewing Tcf1+ memory-like CD8+ T cells"

room:  02/1.06     tel: -3314


McNamara, Hayley, PhD

  • "Understanding the dynamics, protective capacity and immunopathology-causing potential of lung resident T cell populations"

room:  02/3.01    tel: -3867



Pereira de Almeida, Gustavo, Dr. rer. nat.

  • "Dynamics of T cell states during chronic viral infection by integrative multi-omics"

room:  02/3.01    Tel: -3867




Schulz, Anna, Dr.

  • "Impact of mitochondrial signaling and metabolic pathways on dendritic cell-mediated adaptive immunity" 

room:  02/3.05     tel: -3510


Marie Sklodowska-Curie COFUND Fellowship (EuroTech Postdoc)
DFG Individual Research Grant

Wurmser, Christine, Dr.

  • Next generation sequencing

tel: -2009


Guest scientists

Chen, Yingshi

  • "Identifying the transcriptional and signaling events that regulate the differentiation of tissue resident CD8+ T cells"

room:  02/3.01    tel: -3867


Alfei, Francesca, Dr. rer. nat.

  • "Exploring molecules that guide T cell differertiation in chronic infections"



Cullen, Jolie, PhD

  • "Examining tissue residency during chronic infections"



Flosbach, Markus, M.Sc. Biochemistry

  • "Mechanisms which balance effector T cells and tissue damage in acute and chronic infections"

room:  02/3.01     tel: -3867



von Hößlin, Madlaina, M.Sc. Biology

  • "Cellular and molecular analysis of secondary immune response"

Kanev, Kristiyan, M.Sc. Biochemistry

  • "Resolving molecular networks and dynamics of individual CD8+T cells in acute and chronic infections using single cell gene expression profiling"

room:  02/3.01     tel: -3867

Scherer Stefanie, Dr. rer. nat.

  • "The effect of Leflunomide on effector and memory T cell differentiation"

Roelli, Patrick, M.Sc. Molecular Life Sciences

  • "Establishment of in vivo verified molecular networks that control T cell function in chronic infection"

room:  02/3.01     tel: -3867

von Silva-Tarouca, Benjamin, Dr. med. vet.

  • "Porcine immunity, discovery of SLA-bound antigens"

Wu, Ming, M.Sc. Life Science Informatics

  • "Single cell resolved molecular networks of T cells differentiation in chronic infection"

room:  02/1.06     tel: -3314