Graduations

Recent Graduations at the GCB

July 28, 2020:
Seid Hamzic, PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Institute of Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Carlo Largadièr
Thesis: «5-FU Toxicity: Hunting the missing heritability»

July 23, 2020:
Mirjam Kiener, PhD in Cell Biology
Department for BioMedical Research (DBMR), Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Dr. Marianna Kruithof-de Julio, Dr. Roland Seiler
Thesis: «Precision Medicine In Genitourinary Cancers: The role of mir-221-5p in prostate cancer and personalized drug screens in bladder cancer patientsCharging and Emptying the Battery of Lifes»

July 21, 2020:
Simone Sandra Graf, PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science
Supervisor: Prof. Christoph von Ballmoos
Thesis: «Charging and Emptying the Battery of Lifes»

July 17, 2020:
Pascal Gasser, PhD in Immunology
University Hospital Bern, Dept. RIA, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: PD Dr. Alexander Eggel
Thesis: «Characterization of next-generation anti-IgE inhibitors to treat IgE-associated allergic disorders»

 

July 17, 2020:
Stephan Martin Kammer, Prof. Dr. Achim Stocker
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Achim Stocker
Thesis: «Model inspired design of α-TTP nanoparticles»

July 3, 2020:
Shengchen Liu, Doctor of Medicine and Philosophy (MD, PhD)
Institute of Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Stephan Jakob
Thesis: «Effects of sepsis and its routine treatments on splanchnic blood flow regulation and metabolism»

July 1, 2020:
Lukas Till Oesch, PhD in Neuroscience
IZentrum für experimentelle Neurologie (ZEN), Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Antoine Adamantidis
Thesis: «Optical imaging of hypothalamic circuits across sleep states and feeding behaviors»

July 1, 2020:
Haitang Yang, Doctor of Medicine and Philosophy (MD, PhD)
Department for BioMedical Research (DBMR), Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Ralph Alexander Schmid, PD Dr. Ren-Wang Peng
Thesis: «Targeting the Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Signaling Cascade in KRAS-mutant Lung Cancer and Malignant Pleural Mesotheliomay»

June 29, 2020:
Laura Facchin, PhD in Neuroscience
University hospital (Inselspital), Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Antoine Adamantidis, Prof. Claudio Bassetti
Thesis: «Slow waves promote sleep-dependent plasticity and functional recovery after stroke»

June 25, 2020:
Andrès Sanz-Morejón, PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Institute of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Nadia Mercader Huber
Thesis: «Role of macrophages and epigenetic inheritance during cardiac regenaration in the zebrafish»

June 25, 2020:
Qingnan Sun, PhD in Biomedical Engineering
ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Stavroula Mougiakakou
Thesis: «AI-Based Personalised Blood Glucose Regulation»

June 23, 2020:
Valerie Pucken, Doctor of Veterinary Medicne and Philosophy (DvM, PhD)
Clinic for Ruminants, Vetsuisse Faculty Bern
Supervisor: Prof. Gertraud Schüpbach
Thesis: «Reduction of antimicrobials in dairy cattle - Considering relevant aspects»

June 22, 2020:
Alexander Uwe Johann Ernst, PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Institute of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine
Supervisor: Prof. Nadia Mercader Huber
Thesis: «New insights into epicardium formation through in vivo imaging in the zebrafish»

June 16, 2020:
Dominic Ritler, PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
nstitute of Parasitology, Vetsuisse Faculty
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Britta Lundström-Stadelmann, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hemphill
Thesis: «New ways to target the deadly parasite Echinococcus multilocularis»

June 12, 2020:
Guodong Zeng, PhD in Biomedical Engineering
ARTOG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, Faculty of Medicne
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Juergen Burger, Prof. Dr. Guoyan Zheng
Thesis: «Effective and Efficient Deep Learning for 3D Image Segmentation of Musculoskeletal Structures»

June 10, 2020:
Duo Xu ,Doctor of Medicine and Philosophy (MD, PhD)
Department for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Medicne
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ralph Alexander Schmidt, PD Dr. Ren-Wang Peng
Thesis: «New Strategies to Target Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma»