Portrait von Dr. rer. nat. Simon Dreher
Dr. rer. nat. Simon Dreher

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

seit 2020

Postdoc at the Research Centre for Experimental Orthopaedics at Heidelberg University Hospital / Prof. Dr. W. Richter


seit 2015

PhD student at the Research Centre of Experimental Orthopaedics, Heidelberg/ Laboratory of Prof. Wiltrud Richter

2012 – 2014

Master of Science studies in “Molecular Cell Biology / Immunology” at Eberhard-Karls-Universität in Tübingen. Master-Thesis: "Functional anti-G-protein coupled receptor antibodies against α1- and β1-adrenergic receptor in patients with autoimmune liver disorders"

2009 – 2012

Bachelor of Science studies in Biology at Eberhard-Karls-Universität in Tübingen. Bachelor-Thesis: "Investigation on immune modulation of CRAMP, a cathelin-related antimicrobial peptide, during vaccination in BALB/c mice"

Scientific focus

Regulation of chondrogenic differentiation and hypertrophy in hBMSCs during induced chondrogenesis on gene and protein level. Biology of hBMSCs and induced pluripotent stem cells, differentiation into cartilage and bone, molecular mechanisms of chondrocyte differentiation, tissue engineering.