We are very happy to announce that Tania, who is performing studies for her medical doctor in our lab, collaborating with Prof. Andreas Kulozik’s group at the University clinics, Heidelberg, was recently awarded the Junior Career Fellowship (JCF) of the Heidelberg Research Center for Molecular Medicine (HRCMM). Her work will be part of the MMPU group Molecular Pediatric Oncology (led by Jan Korbel and Andreas Kulozik). Congratulations!
Together with Stefan Pfister (University clinics Heidelberg), Jan Korbel is receiving the Heidelberg Molecular Life Science (HMLS) Award 2018 – congratulations! The award honors internationally recognized achievements of his scientific research in life sciences and acknowledges not only recent scientific breakthroughs but also his effort in mentoring young scientists and success in initiating new research activities. The award ceremony will take place on December 12th at 5pm and you can find more information here. Congratulations, Jan!
Ianthe van Belzen is the latest addition to the Korbel group: coming from Utrecht, the Netherlands, she is doing a research internship with us as part of her Molecular Cellular Life Science master working together with Busra and Tobias. Find out more here.
October was “busy” for the group as we welcome four new group members: Patrick Hasenfeld joined the group at the beginning of October as a new Research Technician. He was followed by our two new PhD student who will be busy with the Predoc course in the upcoming weeks, Maja Starostecka and Wolfram Höps. Finally, Tania Christiansen joined last week and will do an internship with us for the next months. Check out the people section for details!