Scientifica 2017

Visit us at this year’s Scientifica, the Uni and ETH Zurich science fair. Booth M11, “Wegweiser durch das Genom”.

Cave exploration and birthday cake !

For this year’s retreat we went deep into to the Hölloch cave (everyone came back out) and while we were there, we also celebrated Sara’s birthday with a nice cake!


Welcome Sara!

Sara Giuliani joins our lab for a summer internship. Welcome onboard!

Welcome Nina!

Nina Schmolka has joined our lab as an EMBO postdoctoral fellow. Nina studied immunology and during her PhD studies in the Silva-Santos Lab in Lisbon she worked on epigenetic mechanisms in T-cell differentiation. Recently Nina received an EMBO long-term postdoctoral fellowship to join our group. Congratulations!

Congratulations to Isabel

… for successfully defending her Masters thesis!

We wish her all the best for the future, and thank her for the good work and good times in the past year.

Welcome Stefan!

Stefan Butz joined our lab as a new PhD student. Stefan studied at the University of Regensburg and did his MSc research in the laboratories of Kathrin Plath at UCLA and Gernot Laengst at Uni Regensburg.