PD Dr. Katharina Kubatzky
Dept. of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene Im Neuenheimer Feld 324 69120 Heidelberg Germany
Phone +49 6221 56 38361
Fax +49 6221 56 33794
Students are welcome for practical courses, as well as Bachelor and Master thesis projects!
Our research interest:
We are interested in mechanisms of bacterial immune evasion and the function of Rho GTPases and cytokine receptors in the innate immune system.
Model Systems and techniques:
- Primary murine osteoclasts
- Primary murine macrophages, mast cells and cell lines
- Viability and Apoptosis studies, Western Blotting, RT-PCR
- Protein purification and Pulldown Assays
- Confocal laser scanning microscopy and FACS