Running Projects

 

Light sensitive particles as a model of cellular motion (project description)
Pooja Arya
PI: Svetlana Santer (UP)
Collaboration: Mark Santer (MPIKG)

Molecular mechanics of self-healing hydrogel materials (project description)
Zeynep Atris
PI: Kerstin Blank (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Angelo Valleriani (MPIKG)

GPI-anchored proteins attached to plasma membranes: molecular scale computer simulations (project description)
Pallavi Benerjee
PI: Mark Santer (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Joachim Heberle (FU)

Size control during eukaryotic cell division (project description)
Julia Burzlaff
PI: Carsten Beta (UP)
Collaboration: Angelo Valleriani (MPIKG)

Selective protein modifications using heterogeneous photoredox catalysis (project description)
Sebastian Gisbertz
PI: Bartholomäus Pieber (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Oleksandr Savatieiev (MPIKG)

Thermodynamics of interactions of polyanionic carbohydrates with bacteriophage proteins (project description)
Tobias Irmscher
PI: Stefanie Barbirz (UP)
Collaboration: Andrea Grafmüller (MPIKG)

Fluorinated barnase - barstar complexes (project description)
Alexander Langhans
PI: Beate Koksch (FU)
Collaboration: Ana Vila Verde (MPIKG)

Cooperative transport by amoeboid micro-trucks - a cellular tug-of-war (project description)
Valentino Lepro
PI: Carsten Beta (UP)
Collaboration: Stefan Klumpp (UG), Reinhard Lipowsky (MPIKG)

Artificial organelle life: Compartmentalization of enzymatic reactions in lipid vesicles (project description)
Akanksha Moga
PI: Tom Robinson (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Silke Leimkühler (UP)

Proton translocation in the light-driven inward pump Xenorhodopsin (project description)
Luiz Schubert
PI: Joachim Heberle (FU)
Collaboration: Rumiana Dimova (MPIKG)

Biophysical cues in cancer cell dormancy (project description)
Hubert Taieb
PI: Amaia Cipitria (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Tom Robinson (MPIKG)

Metal-coordinated self-healing peptide biomaterials (project description)
Isabell Tunn
PI: Kerstin Blank (MPIKG)
Collaboration: Matt Harrington (MPIKG)