Sebastian Diechler studied Medical Biology at the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg and obtained his Master’s Degree in June 2018. He is currently working on his PhD project in the research group of Silja Weßler. In his thesis, Sebastian investigates the effect of the bacterial virulence factor CagA in Helicobacter pylori infected B cells.
Theresa Haslauer obtained her Master’s degree in Medical Biology at the University of Salzburg, Austria. In October 2018, she started her PhD in the research group of Richard Greil and Tanja Hartmann at the LIMCR, 3rd Medical Department, University Hospital Salzburg. Her PhD thesis deals with Kindlin-3 in tumor microenvironment interactions of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Thomas Parigger obtained his Master´s degree in Biology at the University of Salzburg, Austria. He is currently working at the LIMCR, 3rd Medical Department, University Hospital Salzburg, in the research group Immuno-Oncology. His PhD thesis deals with the T cell Impact on CLL Leukemogenesis in the context of Antigen Specificity.
Georg Stockmaier obtained his Master's degree in Molecular Biology at the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg in cooperation with the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria. In the Lab of Prof. Fritz Aberger in Salzburg, he is currently working on 3D organotypic and humanized mouse models for skin cancer.
Valerie Durand-Onayli finished her Master of Science at the University of Salzburg. In February 2016 she started her PhD in the research group of Richard Greil and Tanja Hartmann at the LIMCR, 3rd Medical Department, University Hospital Salzburg. Her PhD thesis project deals with The role of Tiam1/Rac1 signaling pathways in the proliferation process of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.
Dominik Patrick Elmer
Dominik Patrick Elmer completed the joint Master's program of Molecular Biology at the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg and the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria. His PhD thesis project in the group of Fritz Aberger deals with The cooperation of Hedgehog and JAK/STAT signaling in skin cancer and immune evasion.
Sara Michelini obtained her Masters of science at the Universitá degli Studi di Trieste, Italy. She works in the group of Albert Duschl, and her PhD project is focused on the study of Human dendritic cells (DC) as target of NP: influence on DC activation and T cell differentiation.
Esther Augusta Schamschula
Esther Augusta Schamschula finished her master studies in Molecular Cell- and Developmental Biology at the Leopold Franzens University Innsbruck and the department of Human Genetics of the Medical University Innsbruck. In her PhD thesis project she studies Inflammation-Related Epigenetic Changes in Lung Carcinogenesis supervised by Angela Risch.