People

Volker Müller - Prof. Dr., Chair (C.V.)

 

 

N240-1.06

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29507
eMail: vmueller(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest

Beate Averhoff - apl. Prof. Dr. (C.V.)

 

N240-1.04

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29509
eMail: averhoff(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

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Dr. Mirko Basen - Group Leader

 

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

eMail: basen(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest/CV

Dr. Anja Wiechmann - Post Doc

 

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

eMail: A.Wiechmann(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest: Metabolic engineering  of Acetobacterium woodii to increase the portfolio of products produced from carbon dioxide (in the ERA/Net "Industrial Biotechnology"-Project: OBAC) Genetic engineering of acetogenic bacteria.

Dr. Kai Schuchmann - Post Doc

 

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

eMail: schuchmann(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Enzymology and energetics of the autotrophic metabolism of acetogenic bacteria. Elucidation and characterization of the enzymes for hydrogen activation and CO2 reduction.

Florian Oswald

 

N240-1.08

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29399

eMail: oswald(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

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Dr. Nilanjan Pal Chowdhury

 

N240-1.03

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29320

eMail: PalChowdhury(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

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Karin Nitsche - Secretary

 

N240-1.07

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29508
Fax: +49-(0)69-798-29306
eMail: k.nitsche(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

Ilona Rose - Technical Assistant

 

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

eMail: I.Rose(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Oliver Schürmann - Technical Assistant

 

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

eMail: wolinella(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Christian Öppinger - PhD student

 

 N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

eMail: oeppinger(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Establishment of a genetic system for the anaerobic acetogenic bacterium Acetobacterium woodii.

Kerstin Kruse - PhD student

 

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

eMail: kruse(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Structure and function of components of the DNA-transporter of Thermus thermophilus focussing on the inner membrane machineries.

 

Dragan Trifunovic - PhD student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

eMail: trifunovic(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Purification and characterization of the Rnf complex.

Sabine Zeidler - PhD student

  

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

eMail: zeidler(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Adaptation of the human pathogen Acinetobacter baumannii to desiccation: Analysis of the molecular mechanisms enabling survival in  dry environments.

Helge Dietrich - PhD student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

eMail: Dietrich(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Molecular and biochemical characterization of a novel hydrogen-dependent CO2-reductase.

Lisa Hitschler - PhD student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

eMail: hitschler(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Physiology and biochemistry of bioalcohol production in Thermoanaerobacter species

 

Dennis Litty - PhD student

  

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

eMail: D.Litty(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de

 

Research interest:

Function and physiological role of an archaeal ATP synthase in a bacterium

 

Jennifer Breisch - PhD student

  

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

 

Research interest:

Functional analyses of the glycine betaine and choline-transporter of Acinetobacter baumannii.

Alexander Katsyv - PhD student

  

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

 

Research interest:

Lactate metabolism in Acetobacterium woodii: transcription control and biochemistry.

Florian Kremp - PhD student

 

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

 

Research interest:

Methanol metabolism in Acetobacterium woodii: genetics, regulation and biochemistry.

Lars Westphal - PhD student

 

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

 

Reseach interest:

Establishing Acetobacterium woodii as production platform: homologous production of proteins.

 

Fabian Schwarz - PhD student

 

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

 

Research interest:

Purification and functional analysis of the HDCR of Thermoanaerobacter kivui.

Josephine Hubloher - PhD

  

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

 

Research interest:

Transcriptional analysis of genes encoding compatible solutes in Acinetobacter baumannii.

Judith Dönig - Master student

 

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

 

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Lennart Kirchner - Master student

 

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

 

Research interest:

Functionality of the DNA-translocator in Thermus thermophilus

Patricia König - Master student

 

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

Research interest:

The role of Mannitol and T6SS in adaptation of Acinetobacter baumannii to the hospital environement.

Anna Knieper - Master student

 

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

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Jimyung Moon - Master student

 

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

 

Research interest:

Alcohol metabolism in the thermophilic acetogenic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivui

Katharina Pfefferle - Master student

 

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

 

Research interest:

Functional analyses of the phospholipases D of Acinetobacter baumannii.

Deniz Yaman - Master student

 

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

 

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Sarah Ciurus - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.22

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

 

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Martinus de Kruijff - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.19

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29510

 

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Lisa Huber - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.23

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29511

 

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Nadine Merz - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

 

Research interest:

Heterologe Produktion und Charakterisierung einer Mannitoldehydrogenase aus dem thermophilen Bakterium Thermoanaerobacter kivui

 

Ella Reichenborn - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

 

Research interest:

Heterologe Produktion und Charakterisierung von Alkoholdehydrogenasen aus dem thermophilen Bakterium Thermoanaerobacter sp. Stamm X514

 

 

Luna Ribaric - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

 

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Noreen Strubel - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.21

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29589

 

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Raphael Trischler - Bachelor student

  

N240-1.20

Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29314

 

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