Tina Gerdes

Research interests: 
  • Protein structure determination
  • Human parvulins
  • Antimicrobial peptides
Scientific and educational background: 

Biological technical assistant

Selected publications: 

Kessler D, Papatheodorou P, Stratmann T, Dian EA, Hartmann-Fatu C, Rassow J, Bayer P, Mueller JW. The DNA binding parvulin Par17 is targeted to the mitochondrial matrix by a recently evolved prepeptide uniquely present in Hominidae. BMC Biol. 2007 Sep 17;5:37.

Mueller JW, Kessler D, Neumann D, Stratmann T, Papatheodorou P, Hartmann-Fatu C, Bayer P. Characterization of novel elongated Parvulin isoforms that are ubiquitously expressed in human tissues and originate from alternative transcription initiation. BMC Mol Biol. 2006 Mar 7;7:9.

Homann V, Rosin-Steiner S, Stratmann T, Arnold WH, Gaengler P, Kinne RK. Sodium-phosphate cotransporter in human salivary glands: molecular evidence for the involvement of NPT2b in acinar phosphate secretion and ductal phosphate reabsorption. Arch Oral Biol. 2005 Sep;50(9):759-68.

Email address: 
Faculty of Biology
University of Duisburg-Essen
Contact information: 

+49 201 183 4038

Campus Essen
S03 S01 A44