News

2022
August 9

Dr. Baubak Bajoghli

Congratulations to Dr. Baubak Bajoghli on his new position as operating director at the Austrian Bioimaging/CMI in Vienna, Austria.
June 20

Dr. Mohammad ElGamacy

Congratulations to Dr. Mohammad ElGamacy for receiving a DFG Grant to investigate novel protein designs to treat severe congenital neutropenia.

June 2

Dr. Benjamin Dannenmann

Congratulations to Dr. Benjamin Dannenmann, his research on leukemia development has been awarded with a grant from the Stiftung Deutsche Krebshilfe.

May 19

EuNet-INNOCHRON

EuNet-INNOCHRON

It was a pleasure to host the 5th Management Committee Meeting and 3rd Working Groups Meeting of the European Network of the COST Action EuNet-INNOCHRON in Tübingen.

February 14

DFG Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Maksim Klimiankou and Prof. Julia Skokowa for receiving a DFG Grant to investigate the pathophysiological mechanisms in severe congenital neutropenia!

2021
July 12

Dr. Benjamin Dannenmann

Congratulations to Dr. Benjamin Dannenmann for receiving funding from the Fortüne Programm at the UKT.

July 8

Jérémy Haaf

Congratulations to Jérémy Haaf for receiving the José Carreras-Stipendium!

July 2

Narges Aghaallaei et al.

Congratulations to Narges Aghaallaei et al. on their publication ‘αβ/γδ T cell lineage outcome is regulated by intrathymic cell localization and environmental signals in Science Advances!

May 1

Larissa Doll et al.

Congratulations to Larissa Doll et al. on their publication A zebrafish model for HAX1-associated congenital neutropenia in Haematologica.

April 23

Benjamin Dannenmann, Maksim Klimiankou et al.

Congratulations to Benjamin Dannenmann, Maksim Klimiankou et al. on their publication ‘iPSC modeling of stage-specific leukemogenesis reveals BAALC as a key oncogene in severe congenital neutropenia’ in Cell Stem Cell!

February 5

Yun Xu et al.

Congratulations to Yun Xu et al. on their publication ‘NAMPT/SIRT2-mediated inhibition of the p53-p21 signaling pathway is indispensable for maintenance and hematopoietic differentiation of human iPS cells’ in Stem Cell Research & Therapy.

February 4

Masoud Nasri

Congratulations to Masoud Nasri for his Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat) on ‘CRISPR/Cas9-based correction of ELANE mutations in severe congenital neutropenia (CN) patients with no response to G-CSF and high risk to develop leukemia’.

2020
December 22

Mohammad ElGamacy et al.

Congratulations to Mohammad ElGamacy et al. on their publication ‘Design of novel granulopoietic proteins by topological rescaffolding‘ accepted in PLoS Biology!

October 21

Benjamin Dannenmann

Congratulations to Benjamin Dannenmann for his Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat) on ‘Establishment of a patient-specific iPSC model of stepwise leukemogenesis in severe congenital neutropenia’.

August 5

Dr. Maksim Klimiankou

Congratulations to Dr. Maksim Klimiankou for receiving the Junior Research Group (JRG) funding from the Intramural Research Funding Program of the Faculty of Medicine Tübingen for 2 years.

August 3

Malte Ritter et al.

Congratulations to Malte Ritter et al. on their publication ‘Cooperating Csf3r and Runx1 mutations activate pro-inflammatory signaling and inhibit myeloid differentiation of mouse HSPCs‘ accepted in Annals of Hematology!

July 2

Perihan Mir

Congratulations to Perihan Mir for her Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat) on ‘GADD45ß plays an essential role in the G-CSF triggered granulocytic differentiation of human hematopoietic stem cells’.

June 10

Dr. Baubak Bajoghli and Dr. Maksim Klimiankou 

Congratulations to Dr. Baubak Bajoghli and Dr. Maksim Klimiankou for receiving the Fritz Thyssen Foundation grant for 2 years.

April 21

Perihan Mir et al.

Congratulations to Perihan Mir et al. on their publication ‘New insights into the pathomechanism of cyclic neutropenia‘ in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences!

February 1

Perihan Mir et al.

Congratulations to Perihan Mir et al. on their publication Gene Knockout in Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells Followed by Granulocytic Differentiation in Methods in Molecular Biology!

February 1

Benjamin Dannenmann et al. 

Congratulations to Benjamin Dannenmann et al. on their publication ‘CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing of Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Followed by Granulocytic Differentiation in Methods in Molecular Biology!

2019
October 3

 Tatsuya Morishima et al.

Congratulations to  Tatsuya Morishima et al. on their publication LMO2 activation by deacetylation is indispensable for hematopoiesis and T-ALL leukemogenesis‘ in Blood!

July 9

Malte Ritter

Congratulations to Malte Ritter for receiving the José Carreras-Stipendium.

June 27

Masoud Nasri et al.

Congratulations to Masoud Nasri et al. on their publication ‘CRISPR/Cas9 mediated ELANE knockout enables neutrophilic maturation of primary hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells and induced pluripotent stem cells of severe congenital neutropenia patients’ in Haematologica!

June 9

Prof. Daniel Bauer

Prof. Daniel Bauer

We have a guest visiting our lab, Prof. Daniel Bauer from Harvard Medical school.

May 9

BMBF Grant

Our BMBF Grant application has been accepted!

February 28

Maksim Klimiankou et al.

Congratulations to Maksim Klimiankou et al. on their publication ‘Ultra-Sensitive CSF3R Deep Sequencing in Patients With Severe Congenital Neutropenia’ in Frontiers in Immunology!

January 28

Ann-Christin Krahl 

Congratulations to Ann-Christin Krahl for her Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat) on ‘New therapeutic approaches for cell growth inhibition of acute myeloid & lymphoblastic leukemia’.

January 8

Masoud Nasri et al. 

Congratulations to Masoud Nasri et al. on their publication ‘Fluorescent labeling of CRISPR/Cas9 RNP for gene knockout in HSPCs and iPSCs reveals an essential role for GADD45b in stress response’ in  Blood Advances!

January 4

Benjamin Dannenmann et al. 

Congratulations to Benjamin Dannenmann et al. on their publication ‘Human iPSC-based model of severe congenital neutropenia reveals elevated UPR and DNA damage in CD34+ cells preceding leukemic transformation’ in Experimental Hematology!

2018
January 10

Dr. Narges Aghaallaei and Dr. Baubak Bajoghli 

We are excited to announce that Dr. Narges Aghaallaei and Dr. Baubak Bajoghli have been invited to give a talk at the 4th Strategic Meeting for Medaka Research and 3rd Regional Fish Meeting (16-18 April 2018) in Heidelberg, Germany!

January 9

Dr. Nargessadat Aghaallaei and Dr. Baubak Bajoghli

Congratulations to Dr. Nargessadat Aghaallaei and Dr. Baubak Bajoghli! Their publication “The function of tcf3 in medaka embryos: efficient knockdown with pePNAs” was published in BMC Biotechnology!

January 4

Prof. Karl Welte

Talk by Prof. Karl Welte on “Career options as a clinician-scientist” at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Medical Faculty.

January 3

Dr. Tatsuya Morishima

Congratulations to Dr. Tatsuya Morishima! He received a Post-doc position at the International Research Center for Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan!

2017
December 11

Diana Amend

Congratulations to our master student Diana Amend! She graduated successfully from the Master Programm “Molekulare Zellbiologie und Immunologie” with the Thesis “Correction of the Congenital Neutropenia-associated Gene Mutations in Patients Derived iPS Cells”. Good Job!

October 10

Dr. Baubak Bajoghli

We are excited to announce that Dr. Baubak Bajoghli has been invited to organize and co-chair the workshop “Haematopoiesis and Immunology” at the 5th European Zebrafish Principal Investigator Meeting (20-23 March 2018) in Trento, Italy.

September 29

DGHO Meeting 2017 in Stuttgart

DGHO Meeting 2017 in Stuttgart

Talks by our Postdoc Tastsuya Morishima and our Ph.D. students Perihan Mir, Benjamin Dannenmann, and Malte Ritter.

Poster presentation …

September 12

Prof. Julia Skokowa

We are excited to announce that Prof. Julia Skokowa has been invited to hold an Expert Seminar on  “Neutropenia treatment in adults” and chair the ‘Tumor and Cell Biology’ Session at the German Society for Haematology and Oncology Meeting.

August 24

47th ISEH Meeting 2017 in Frankfurt

Visit the talk from Dr. Tatsuya Morishima (Abstract number 2018) and the posters from our PhD students Perihan Mir (Abstract number 3083) and Benjamin Dannemann (Abstract number 3195).
We would also like to congratulate Perihan Mir and Tatsuya Morishima for their ISEH Travel Awards!

May 16

Dr. Baubak Bajoghli

We are excited to announce that Dr. Baubak Bajoghli has been invited to give a talk at the 10th European Zebrafish Meeting (3-7 July 2017) in Budapest, Hungary.

January 9

Dr. Baubak Bajoghli

We are excited to announce that Dr. Baubak Bajoghli has been invited to organize and co-chair the workshop “Haematopoiesis and Immunology” at the 5th European Zebrafish Principal Investigator Meeting (20-23 March 2018) in Trento, Italy.