Englert Research Group

Current Projects

  • Identification of targets of the Wilms tumor protein Wt1 in tissue development and homeostasis

  • Characterization of Wt1’s function in the central nervous system

  • Establishment of zebrafish models to analyze Wilms’ tumor protein Wtx

  • Analysis of the age-dependency of kidney regeneration

  • Analysis of biochemical signaling pathways that regulate the aging process of the short-lived vertebrate N. furzeri(Notho project)


Christoph Englert
Group Leader
+49 3641 65-6042

Ramona Taubert
+49 3641 65-6336


Christoph Englert+49 3641 656042eMailGroup Leader
Birgit Perner+49 3641 656749/6493eMailStaff Scientist
Vera Hopfenmüller+49 3641 656714eMailPostdoc
Johannes Krug+49 3641 656493/6749eMailPostdoc
Xiaobing Qing+49 3641 656420eMailPostdoc
Annekatrin Richter+49 3641 656058/6749eMailPostdoc
Carolin Albertz+49 3641 656721/6749eMailDoctoral Candidate
Hanna Mörl+49 3641 656721/6749eMailDoctoral Candidate
Dagmar Kruspe+49 3641 656041eMailLab Manager
Christina Ebert+49 3641 656044/ 6749eMailTechnical Assistant
Gabriele Günther+49 3641 656306/6752eMailTechnical Assistant
Maryam Badamaki+49 3641 656721eMailMaster Student
Charlotte Ohl+49 3641 656749eMailMaster Student
Nathalie Urban---eMailMaster Student
Leonhard Kuhlmann---eMailBachelor Student

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