Doctoral Program: Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease

  • Bogner-Strauß, Juliane Gertrude (Principal Investigator (PI))
  • Pessentheiner, Ariane, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • Huber, Katharina, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • Alkan, Hamza Furkan, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • Hofer, Dina, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • XIA, Wenmin, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • Pelzmann, Helmut Josef, (Co-Investigator (CoI))
  • Macheroux, Peter (Co-Investigator (CoI))

Project: Research project

Project Details


The DK-MCD offers an excellence PhD program that provides an in-depth, multidisciplinary training in biomedical research in a stimulating international environment. The thesis projects focus on aspects of metabolic and cardiovascular diseases that integrate basic research and clinically-oriented sciences utilizing a wide spectrum of state-of-the-art techniques.
Lipases and adipogenesis:
- Elucidate APMAP ( adipocyte plasma membrane associated protein) function
- Elucidate ABHD15 ( alpha-beta hydrolase domain containing 15) function
Effective start/end date1/10/1030/06/18