Alejandro Léon Betancourt

MD student
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin


MyoGrad Project 6

PI Berlin: Simone Spuler, MD, Prof. – Muscle Research Unit, ECRC, Charité
in cooperation with Eyk Schellenberger, MD, Prof. - Institute for Radiology, Charité

Working title: Missensemutations in dysferlinopathy targeting skeletal muscle by pharmacologically active small peptides coupled to magnetic nanoparticles

Cristina Pablo Tortola

PhD student
Master, Biomedical Biotechnology
Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain


MyoGrad Project 2

PI: Jens Fielitz, MD, PhD – Department of Cardiology, ECRC, Charité

Working title: Regulation and effects of the muscular secretome in inflammation induced skeletal muscle atrophy

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Gabriella Dias

PhD student
Master, Biology of Ageing
Paris Descartes University, France


MyoGrad Project 1

PI Berlin:              Markus Schülke-Gerstenfeld, MD, Prof. –NeuroCure
                            Clinical Research Center, Charité
PI Paris/Versailles: Luis Garcia, PhD – Université de Versailles
                            Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
            

Working Title: RNA splicing modulation strategies as therapeutic approaches for the treatment of neuromuscular disorders

Henning Langer

PhD student
Master, Biology of Human Performance and Health
Maastricht University, The Netherlands








MyoGrad Project 6

PI Berlin: Simone Spuler, MD, Prof. – Muscle Research Unit, ECRC, Charité

Working title: The biochemistry of skeletal muscle plasticity

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Ioanna Polydorou

PhD student
Master of Science
University of Leeds, UK
 
 
MyoGrad Project 1


PI Berlin:                Markus Schülke-Gerstenfeld, MD Prof. – NeuroCure
                             Clinical Research Center, Charité
PI Paris / Versailles:Helge Amthor, MD, Prof. – Université de Versailles
                             Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Working title: Involvement of BMP signaling in neuromuscular disorders with skeletal muscle atrophy and arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC)

Jakub Malcher

PhD student
Master, Biotechnology
Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland


MyoGrad Project 6

PI Berlin:              Simone Spuler, MD, Prof. – Muscle Research Unit,
                            ECRC, Charité
PI Paris/Versailles: Luis Garcia, PhD – Université de Versailles Saint Quentin
                            en Yvelines

Working title: Trans-splicing and exon skipping as strategies for gene therapy in dysferlinopathy in a new knockin mouse model

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Jie-Shin Chen

PhD student
Master, Molecular and Cellular Biology
National Taiwan University, Taiwan


MyoGrad Project 4

PI Berlin: Carmen Birchmeier, PhD, Prof. – Max Delbrück Center for Molecular
              Medicine

Working Title: Control of satellite cell maintenance and quiescence

Leonie Heidt

MD student
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin









MyoGrad Project 6

PI Berlin: Simone Spuler, MD, Prof. and Verena Schöwel, MD – Muscle Research Unit, ECRC, Charité

Working title
: Dysferlinopathy caused by protein misfolding: The murine animal model Dysf-MMex38

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Maximilian Berger

MD student
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin


MyoGrad Project 6

PI Berlin: Simone Spuler, MD, Prof. – Muscle Research Unit, ECRC, Charité

Working title: Alterations in the proteomic profile of sporadic Inclusion Body Myositis - a mass spectrometry based investigation

Nada Essawy

PhD student
Master, Pharmacogenetics and Stratified Medicine
University College London, UK


MyoGrad project 7


PI Berlin: Michael Gotthardt, MD, Prof. – Max Delbrück Center for Molecular
               Medicine and Philipp Selenko, PhD - Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare
               Pharmakologie (FMP) / InCell NMR
PI Paris:   Catherine Coirault, MD, PhD – Institut de Myologie, UPMC, Paris 06

Working title: Nuclear response to mechanical stress: Role of emerin phosphorylation and implications for nuclear envelopathies

Sophie Pöhle-Kronawitter

PhD student
Master of Science
University of Potsdam, Germany


MyoGrad Project 8

PI Berlin: Sigmar Stricker, PhD, Prof. – Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
              Freie Universität Berlin
PI Paris:  David Sassoon, PhD, Prof. and Giovanna Marazzi, PhD - Myology
              Group, INSERM, UPMC, Paris 6


Working title: Stem cell niche function and fibro-adipogenic degeneration of muscle interstitial cells

 

Teresa Gerhalter

Teresa-GerhalterPhD student
Master of Science, Biomedical Engineering
Graz University of Technology, Austria

 






MyoGrad Project 5


PIs Berlin: Verena Schöwel, MD – ECRC, Charité
PI Paris:    Pierre Carlier, PhD - Institute of Myology, UPMC, Paris

Working title: Characterization of the dystrophic muscle by 23Na NMR and T2 relaxation of 1H-NMR