Mechanisms of Stress Tolerance in Plants

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Dr. Dietmar Funck

Group leader
room M922/M923
Tel.: +49 7531 882880
Dietmar.Funck(a)uni-konstanz.de

amino acid and RNA metabolism
all sorts of stress
(for plants and humans)
coordination
teaching
attending meetings

formerly substitute for
Iwona Adamska


traveling northern Europe
hunting and gathering
classical music (i.e. everything older than 1990)
hiking
wildflowers
(follow the link to see some samples)

Dr. Gudrun Winter

Postdoc
room M922/M915
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Tel. internal: 2281
Gudrun.Winter(a)
uni-konstanz.de

structural and functional analysis of proline and arginine metabolism

singing
Helene, Max and Peter

Nina Laible

PhD student
room M925
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Tel. internal: 2281
Nina.Laible(a)web.de

identification and localisation of mitochondrial and plastidic proline transporters

origami
coach driving

Luise Schönemann

PhD student
room M920
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Tel. internal: 2281
Luise.Schoenemann(a)

uni-konstanz.de

Subcellular compartmentation and interactions of arginine and proline metabolism

arts and crafts
PhD student spokesperson

Leo Schink

Bachelor
room M923
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Tel. internal: 2281
Leo.Schink(a)

uni-konstanz.de

The role of proline synthesis in fertility and stress defence


Feli Lenkeit

Bachelorina
room M923
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Tel. internal: 2281
Felina.Lenkeit(a)

uni-konstanz.de

Artificial Riboswitches to regulate gene expression in plants

Eileen Ott

Bachelorina
room M923
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Eileen.Ott(a)

uni-konstanz.de

The role of the RSR1 protein in regulation of mRNA 3'-end processing

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Former Members
Anja Thiel Master student mRNA 3'-end processing
Alexander Rex Bachelor artificial riboswitches
Lisa Schleicher Master student characterisation of proline degradation mutants
Dr. Qiyan Wang-Müller Guest Researcher cytoskeleton dynamics
Lukas Baumgarten Bachelor characterisation of proline synthesis mutants
Christoph Frick Research Assistant protein-protein interactions
Felix Schneider Bachelor Y2H screening with ornithine-aminotransferase
Oliver Woll Diploma student inducible silencing of proline biosynthesis
Sunniva Dalmühle Bachelorette the role of proline synthesis in stress tolerance
Matthias Kohlndorfer Diploma student inducible silencing of proline biosynthesis
Sonja Wenndorf Bachelorette the role of proline degradation in pathogen defence
Nina Ebert Bachelorina identification of proline transporters
Marion Schneider Teacher Candidate characterisation of proline synthesis mutants
Barbara Weber Bachelorette identification of proline transporters

Tanja Güntert

Research Assistant characterisation of ornithine-aminotransferase
Nina Kaczmarek Research Assistant interaction of SA and GSH functions