Recent Graduations at the GCB

April 17, 2018:
Matteo Maria Mauri, Doctor of Medicine and Philosophy (MD,PhD)
Institute for Research in Biomedicine IRB, Bellinzona
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Antonio Lanzavecchia
Thesis: «Exploring the limits of self tolerance to discover new anti-tumor antibodies»;

April 9, 2018:
David Carl Pavlicek, PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Swiss Paraplegic Research
Supervisor: PD Dr. Jivko Stoyanov
Thesis: «Immunosenescence in Spinal Cord Injured People from the Perspective of Urinary Tract Infections;
eMail: David Carl Pavlicek

April 5, 2018:
Anand David, PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Department of Physiology
Supervisor: PD Dr. Sonja Kleinlogel
Thesis: «Evolution of recombinant adeno-associated viral vectors for application in ocular gene therapy»
eMail: Anand David

March 28, 2018:
Rahel Kasteler, MD,PhD
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Claudia Kuehni
Thesis: «Pulmonary health in Swiss childhood cancer survivors: Burden, risk factors and monitoring»
eMail: Rahel Kasteler

March 28, 2018:
Flavian Thelen, PhD in Immunology
Theodor Kocher Institute
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jens V. Stein
Thesis: «Tissue resident memory T cell surveillance of exocrine gland is guided by three dimensional macrophage scaffold»
eMail: Flavian Thelen

March 27, 2018:
Sandra Huber, PhD of Science in Cell Biology
Institute of Animal Pathology, Vetsuisse Faculty Bern
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Sven Rottenberg, Dr. Kerry Woods
Thesis: «Protein interactions at the host-parasite interface in Theileria annulata infected leukocytes»
eMail: Sandra Huber

March 16, 2018:
Alberto Bisco, PhD in Neuroscience
Department of Physiology
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Nevian
Thesis: «Alterations and modulation of single cell and network properties in Anterior Cingulate Cortex in neuropathic pain»
eMail: Alberto Bisco

March 15, 2018:
Cilly Bernadette Schnider, PhD of Science in Cell Biology
Institute of Cell Biology, University of Bern, and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Volker Heussler, University of Bern, and Prof. Dr. Roger Chung, Macquarie University (co-tutelle)
Thesis: «Parasite-host interactions during the blood and liver stage of rodent malaria parasites»
eMail: Cilly Bernadette Schnider

March 8, 2018:
Sandra Gsponer, PhD of Science in Cell Biology
Department for BioMedical Research, Rheumatology
Supervisor: Dr. med. Stefan Kuchen
Thesis: «The immuno-regulatory function of small nucleolar RNA 104»
eMail: Sandra Gsponer

March 7, 2018:
William Vincent Jacques Hariton, PhD of Science in Cell Biology
Department for BioMedical Research, Dermatology
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Eliane J. Müller
Thesis: «Investigation of Molecular Repair Mechanisms Following Disruption of Desmoglein 3 Adhesion in the Hair Follicle Stem Cell Niche»
eMail: William Hariton