At the Institute of Microbiology in the faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf a research stipend is granted starting first of November for six month to study the following subject: The role of the scaffold protein Upa2 during endosomal mRNA transport in Ustilago maydis more
19.04.2021: Markus Tulinski passed his Ph.D. exam
26.03.2021: Vera Göhre shares her everyday life as a group leader in Microbiology in an interview for the HHU project HHumans.
09.01.2021: A method to genetically engineer the smut fungus Thecaphora thlaspeos was established by the group of Vera Göhre and is now published by Plücker and Bösch et al. in the special issue on smut fungi in the Journal of Fungi.
17.11.2020: Rab attack established the transformation protocol for Thecaphora thlaspeos. It can be found at bioRxiv
05.11.2020: As part of her Habiliation, Vera Göhre gives a presentation on the topic „Pilze im Weltraum: Chancen und Risiken für die bemannte Raumfahrt“
30.10.2020: A brand new third edition of “The Mycota – Genetics and Biotechnology” edited by J. Philipp Benz and Kerstin Schipper was released. LINK
26.10.2020: Jungho Lee passed his Ph.D. exam
24.09.2020: Peter Stoffels passed his Ph.D. exam
07.08.2020: Kira Müntjes passed her Ph.D. exam
19.06.2020: Michèle Reindl passed her Ph.D. exam
24.01.2020: Lilli Olgeiser passed her Ph.D. exam
22.11.2019: Second phase for CRC1208 was granted by the DFG
21.11.2019: Michael Feldbrügge was ellected in the DFG Fachkollegium Stoffwechselphysiologie, Biochemie und Genetik der Mikroorganismen
24.10.2019 A special issue on unconventional protein secretion with K. Schipper as a co-editor has been released in BBA Proteins and Proteomics
26.09.2019: Silke Jankowski passed her Ph.D. exam
16.09.2019: Die neue Version der Homepage FOR2333 is online
14.08.2019: Vera Göhre hat erfolgreich das NRW-Zertifikatsprogramm „Professionelle Lehrkompetenz für die Hochschule“ abgeschlossen.
17.06.2019: Jörn Aschenbroich passed his Ph.D. exam
17.03.2019: Senthil Kumar Devan received the poster prize of the VAAM meeting in Mainz
01.03.2017: The publication on the novel smut fungus Thecaphora thlaspeos by Frantzeskakis, Courville et al. is now online LINK
12.01.2017: Marius Terfrüchte passed his Ph. D. exam
01.01.2017: Wolf Frommer will become our new neighbor at the institute
01.12.2016: Two new BioSC focus labs were granted for the next three years
29.09.2016: Sabrina Zander passed her Ph. D. exam
16.08.2016: Lamprinos Frantzeskakis passed his Ph. D. exam
15.03.2016: The movie publication by Bösch, Franzeskakis et al. on Ustilago maydis strain generation has been accepted by JoVE. LINK
04.01.2016: Michael Feldbrügge was elected council member of the Mathematics and Life Sciences faculty 19.11.2015: Proposed SFB1208 "Identity and Dynamics of Membrane Systems - from Molecules to Cellular Functions" is approved. Congratulations to Eva Nowack, Kerstin Schipper and Michael Feldbrügge and all other participating groups.