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Former Students

Tim Bilbrough


Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Seitz

PhD Thesis: Total chemical synthesis of post-translationally modified protein domains.

     Dr. Timur Bulatov


    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Suessmuth

    PhD Thesis: Total synthesis and biological evaluation of paenilamicins from honey bee pathogen Paenibacillus larvae.

    Aristo Pharma GmbH, Berlin

      Dr. Daniela Gjorgjevikj


      Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Wahl

      PhD Topic: Peptide-based modulation of the bacterial transcription machinery

         Dr. Lena Grass


        Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Wahl

        PhD Topic: Structures and Functions of Bacterial DExH-Box RNA Helicases

          Kay Hommernick


          Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Suessmuth

          PhD Thesis: Synthesis of novel Albicidin derivatives for structure-activity relationship studies

          BASF Services Europe GmbH, Berlin

            Dr. Jan-Oliver Joswig


            Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Keller

            PhD Thesis: Application and improvement of Molecular Dynamics simulations and Markov-state model analysis of biological systems

            Exscientia, Oxford, UK

              Dr. Leonardo Kleebauer


              Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Suessmuth

              PhD Thesis: The potential of the new antibiotic lead structure Albicidin regarding chemical modifications towards a future antibiotic drug

              Post-Doc at Gouveneur/ Davis-Lab, University Oxford

                Dr. Caroline Knittel


                Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Suessmuth

                PhD Thesis: Total synthesis of α-Amanitin and its derivatives 

                Post-Doc at Devaral-Lab, University of California, San Diego

                  Dr. Julia Krumbholz


                  Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dittmann

                  PhD Thesis: Elucidation of a Quorum Sensing like Network in the Cyanobacterium Nostoc punctiforme

                  Post-Doc at Dittmann Lab, Universität Potsdam

                    Dr. Marcus Michaelis


                    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Moeller

                    PhD Thesis: Characterization of binding events between cytoplasmic domain of integrin-β1/β3 constructs and the focal adhesion-associated proteins paxillin and kindlin-2

                    Post-Doc at Moeller Lab, Universität Potsdam

                      Antonia Schewe


                      Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Süssmuth

                      PhD Thesis: Characterisation of Albicidin and its derivatives towards resistance factors.

                        Dr. Fabian Schildhauer


                        Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rappsilber

                        PhD Thesis: Incorporation of non-canonical amino acids in cells for cross-linking mass spectrometry.

                        Post-Doc at Rappsilber Lab, TU Berlin

                          Dr. Anselm Schneider


                          Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hackenberger

                          PhD Thesis: Novel cell-penetrating peptides in the delivery of functional protein conjugates into living cells

                          NUVISAN Pharma Holding GmbH

                          Winner of Max-Bergman-Kreis Young Scientists Award 2021

                            Dr. Romina Schnegotzki


                            Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Süßmuth 

                            PhD Thesis: Total synthesis of cochinmicin I and its role as potent endothelin receptor antagonist

                            Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma, Biberach

                               Dr. Ludwig Sinn


                              Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rappsilber

                              PhD Thesis: Technical advances in crosslinking and mass spectrometry for the study of biomolecular structures on the systems level

                              Post-Doc at Demichev/ Ralser - Lab, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin

                                Dr. Christian Stieger


                                Supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Hackenberger

                                PhD Topic: Chemoselective phosphonamidate-based tools for protein targeting and labeling.

                                Post-Doc at Hackenberger - Lab, FMP Berlin

                                  Anna Tutsch

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                                  Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Mroginski

                                  PhD Topic: Structure and Mode of Action of Antimicrobial Peptide Microvionin.

                                    Dr. Marius Wenz


                                    Supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Keller

                                    PhD Topic: Markov models of peptide conformational dynamics.

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