Tools: Protein chemical methods (protein overproduction, purification, enzymatic analyses, quantitative Western analyses), molecular biological techniques (RNA/DNA techniques, qPCR, Northern analyses), Proteomics (2D-PAGE), mutant strain generation, Fluorecence based reporter gene analyses/single cell analyses
I am research assistant in the microbiology department at the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität in Munich (München), working at the chair of Prof. Kirsten Jung. In our SysMO consortium we generate biological data and work in close cooperation with the workgroup of Dr. Andreas Kremling of the Max-Planck-Institut für Dynamik komplexer technischer Systeme in Magdeburg who performs mathematical modeling. The topic of our workpackage deals with "K+ homeostasis in Escherichia coli", wherby the K+ transporters, ...
Tools: Biochemistry and protein analysis, mutant strain generation, Fluorecence based reporter gene analyses/single cell analyses, molecular biological techniques (RNA/DNA techniques analyses of transport across cell membranes heterologous expression of transporters
biochemistry, molecular biology and physiology of lower eukaryotes, characterization of cell membrane transporters
Tools: Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and protein analysis, Genetic analysis, Genetic modification, Proteomics (2D-PAGE), mutant strain generation, Chemical cross-linking, SubtiWiki, SPINE, bacterial two-hybrid system