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"The great thing about GenEvo is that the constant exchange with other students broadens your perspective beyond your own project."


  • Since 2022:  PhD studies on Sex-chromosome dosage compensation in Artemia Franciscana
  • 2018-2021:  MSc in Bioscience, Julius-Maximilians-University in Würzburg, Germany
    Thesis:  "Gene panel, exome and genome analysis of patients with muscle disease."
  • 2015-2018:  BSc in Biology, Julius-Maximilians-University in Würzburg, Germany
    Thesis:  "The role of the transcription factor lbx1a in the developing zebrafish hindbrain."


Working Experience

  • 2020-2021:  Student Assistant, chair of bioinformatics, Julius-Maximilians-University in Würzburg
  • 2020:  Student Assistant, chair of human genetics, Julius-Maximilians-University in Würzburg
  • 2018-2019:  Student Assistant, chair of physiological chemistry, Julius-Maximilians-University in Würzburg

Lechermeier, C.G. Zimmer, F., Lüffe, T.M., Lesch, K.P., Romanos, M., Lillesaar, C. & Drepper, C. 2019. Transcript Analysis of Zebrafish GLUT3 Genes, slc2a3a and slc2a3b, Define Overlapping as Well as Distinct Expression Domains in the Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Central Nervous System. Front. Mol. Neurosci. 27;12:199 DOI: 10.3389/fnmol.2019.00199

Pluta, N., Hoffjan, S., Zimmer, F., Köhler, C., Lücke, T., Mohr, J., Vorgerd, M., Nguyen, H.P., Atlan, D., Wolf, B., Zaum, A.K. & Rost, S. 2022. Homozygous Inversion on Chromosome 13 Involving SGCG Detected by Short Read Whole Genome Sequencing in a Patient Suffering from Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy. Genes 13(10) DOI: 10.3390/genes13101752