Scientific Staff

Image Henrik Dobrowolny Henrik Dobrowolny; Dipl-Ing
Biomarker, Cell culture and Neuropathology Studies:
  • Statistics
  • Computer-assisted stereology
  • Database management
  • Webmaster
Guest Scientists
Image PD. Dr. med Tomasz Gos Tomasz Gos; MD
Consultant Forensic Pathologist:
  • Focus on neuropathology of suicide

 

Research Assistants
Image Gabriela Meyer-Lotz Gabriela Meyer-Lotz
Biomarker and Neuropathology Studies:
  • Supervison of Doctoral candidates
  • Clinical trials office / Study nurse
  • Stereological evaluation of human brain sections
  • Database management
  • Webmaster
Image Kathrin Paelchen Kathrin Paelchen
Biomarker, Cell culture and Neuropathology Studies:
  • Study nurse
  • Immunohistochemical stainings
  • Western Blotting, PCR
  • ELISA, Immunoluminometry
  • Blood sampling
Doctoral Candidates
Image Kristin Ostehr Kristin Ostehr; MD
Biomarker Studies:
  • Collaboration with Magdeburgs University Department of Neurology
  • Retrospective study for the development of a MULTIPLEX-ELISA-based serum test for the diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Standardized neurological ratings (EDSS)
  • Standardized evaluation of diagnoses (McDonald criteria), in collaboration with the local Department of Neuroradiology
Former Staff / Doctoral Candidates
Image Anke Dudeck Anke Dudeck; Dipl.-Psych.
Biomarker Studies:
  • Study nurse
  • Blood sampling
  • Standardized psychiatric and psychological ratings
  • Public relations
  • Database management
image of Daniela Fenker Daniela Fenker; PhD, Dipl-Psych
Biomarker Studies:
  • Standardized psychiatric and psychological ratings
  • Public relations
  • Database management
  • Statistics
Image Wiebke Lessel Wiebke Lessel; MD
Neuropathology Studies:
  • Astrocyte, Myelin and Oligodendrocyte pathologies in affective disorders
  • Focus on the calcium binding protein S100B
  • Stereological evaluation of human brain sections
Image Louise Meyer zu Schwabedisssen Louise Meyer zu Schwabedissen; MD
Neuropathology Studies:
  • Neuroinflammatory hypothesis of schizophrenia and affective disorders
  • Focus on blood-brain-barrier disturbances (CD3+ and CD20+ lymphocytes) and microglial Quinolinic acid expression (=excitotoxic endogenous agonist of the NMDA receptor)
  • Stereological evaluation of human brain sections
Image Jennifer Mosebach Jennifer Mosebach; MD
Neuropathology Studies:
  • Myelin and Oligodendrocyte pathologies in schizophrenia and affective disorders
  • Focus on the transcription factor Olig1 & Olig2 in prefrontal brain regions
  • Stereological evaluation of human brain sections
Image Benjamin Panteli Benjamin Panteli, MD
Biomarker Studies:
  • Cooperation with S. Westphal
  • Glucose metabolism and insulin signaling
  • Blood levels of the calcium biding protein S100B and insulin, free fatty acids and glucose
  • Standardized psychiatric and psychological ratings
Image Mareike Mareike Panteli; MD
Biomarker Studies:
  • Neuroinflammatory hypothesis of schizophrenia (lymphocyte subsets in peripheral blood)
  • Blood levels of the calcium biding protein S100B and its scavenger sRAGE
  • Standardized psychiatric and psychological ratings
  • Flow cytometry
  • Immunoluminometry
Image Jeanette Schadow Jeanette Schadow; PhD, Dipl.-Psych.
Biomarker Studies:
  • Standardized psychiatric and psychological ratings
  • Blood sampling
  • Public relations
  • Database management

Image Linda Schoeneck Linda Schoeneck; MD
Neuropathology Studies:
  • Myelin and Oligodendrocyte pathologies in schizophrenia and affective disorders
  • Focus on the transcription factor Olig2
  • Stereological evaluation of human brain sections