Gutjahr lab highlights
FANTASTIC NEWS: Caro receives an ERC Starting Grant from the European Research Council. Now the lab is safe for the next 5 years ;-).
Caro receives the Valent BioSciences Young Scientist Award and gives a keynote lecture at the PGRSA conference 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska. Many thanks to the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America (PGRSA) for this honor.
Caro gives a plenary talk at the 9th International Conference On Mycorrhiza (ICOM9) in Prague.
Caro gives a plenary talk at the international Molecular Mycorrhiza Meeting 2017 (iMMM2017) in Toulouse.
Andy's and Priya's paper on "lipid transfer from plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi" accepted in eLife. WHAT A DAY! Congratulations and big thanks to all co-authors from Delaux (CNRS Toulouse), Dörmann (Uni Bonn), Eisenreich (TU Munich) and Parniske (LMU) labs.
Priya wins the best paper award of the Life Science Munich (LSM) graduate school for Pimprikar et al 2016 in Current Biology. We are so proud of you!
Caro gives a talk at the IX. European Plant Science Retreat 2017 in Toulouse.
Florian Berger starts his doctoral work on the MAZE project. Welcome and all the best for your work!
Caro gives a talk at the ZMBP Tübingen and visits Christopher Grefen's lab.
Caro gives a talk at the 3rd Adam Kondorosi Symposium "Frontiers in Beneficial Plant-Microbe Interactions" in Gif-sur-Yvette, France.
Arvid Heutinck from Wageningen University joins the lab for an Erasmus internship. Welcome and good luck with your work!
27. & 29. 03.2017
Samy and Caro give a talk and Salar a flash talk at the 2nd Internactional Congress on Strigolactones in Torino, Italy.
Annika Kretschmar successfully defends her MSc thesis. Congratulations!
Georg Stabl starts his master thesis in the lab. Good luck with your work!
Caro gives a seminar talk at the Gregor Mendel Institute in Vienna, Austria.
Caro gives a talk at the VISCEA conference on Plant Nutrition, Growth and Environmental Interactions III in Vienna, Austria.
Elena Evertz starts her lab rotation. Welcome!
Caro gives a seminar talk at the Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Austria.
Caro visits Sofie Goormachtig's lab and gives a seminar talk at the VIB in Gent, Belgium.
Caro visits Didier Reinhardt's lab and gives a seminar talk at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland.
Caro gives a seminar talk at the Department of Biology and Biotechnology at the University of Bochum.
Our former Master student Veronica Basso starts her PhD in the lab of Francis Martin at INRA Nancy. All the best for your work!
Veronica Basso sucessfully defends her Master thesis in Padova. Congratulations!!
Annika Kretschmar joins the lab as a Master student. Welcome and good luck with your work!
Caroline gives a talk at the ENFC 2016 in Budapest.
Julia Mayer successfully defends her BSc thesis. Congratulations!
Caro gives a talk at the XVII MPMI congress 2016 in Portland.
Stefan Buchka successfully defends his BSc thesis. Congratulations!
Samy receives one of four poster awards at the IPGSA meeting 2016 in Toronto. Well done Samy!!!
Caro gives a talk at the IPGSA meeting 2016 in Toronto.
Fan Du receives a CSC fellowship to conduct her doctoral research in our lab. Well done!
Caro gives a talk at the John Innes Center in Norwich, UK.
Julia Mayer and Stefan Buchka start their BSc thesis. Good luck with your work!
Caro presents our mycorrhiza project at the BayKlimaFit opening event.
Peter Muth joins the lab to work on the BayKlimaFit project. Welcome and good luck with your work!
Priya's paper on transcriptional regulation of RAM1 is out! Press release here.
Mathias Brands from the Dörmann lab in Bonn is visiting us for a few days. Welcome and enjoy your stay!
Charles Whitaker joins the lab as a student helper. Welcome!
This is great: Andy was accepted as participant of the EMBO course "In vivo plant imaging" in Heidelberg.
Priya receives MPMI travel award to participate at the XVII IS-MPMI congress 2016 in Portland, USA. Congratulations!!!
Caro gives a talk as invited speaker at the Plant Biotech Denmark Meeting 2016 in Copenhagen
Our former Master student Markus C. Kolodziej starts his PhD thesis in the lab of Beat Keller at University of Zürich, Switzerland to work on wheat disease. All the best for your future!
Caro visits Frank Hochholdinger’s lab and gives an invited seminar talk at the INRES in Bonn, Germany.
We are thrilled! Priya’s paper on regulation of RAM1 and first full Gutjahr lab paper was accepted by Current Biology. Well done Priya and a big thanks to all co-authors.
Champagne!! Science paper about Caro’s former work in the Paszkowski lab on role of karrikin receptor complex in arbuscular mycorrhiza establishment is out. Samy’s contribution is highly appreciated!
Caro receives a grant from the Bavarian State Ministry of Environment and Consumer Protection to work on arbuscular mycorrhiza responses of maize in the field within the consortium BayKlimaFit.
Less than one year into his doctoral work Andy Keymer gives a talk (selected from poster abstract) at the 36th New Phytologist Symposium on “Cell Biology at the Plant-Microbe Interface” in Munich
Caro visits Stefan Rensings’s lab and gives an invited seminar talk at the Faculty of Biology in Marburg, Germany.
Fan Du joins the lab as a doctoral student. Welcome!
Veronica Basso from University of Padova, Italy joins the lab as an Erasmus-funded Master student. Welcome and good luck with your work.
Andy receives New Phytologist travel grant to participate at the 36th New Phytologist Symposium on “Cell Biology at the Plant-Microbe Interface” in Munich. Congratulations!
Markus Kolodziej and Michael Paries successfully defend their MSc theses. Congratulations!
After only a few months in the Gutjahr lab Salar wins the first poster prize at the COST meeting on Chemistry and Biochemistry of Strigolactones in Bucharest, Romania. Well done, Salar!
Caro gives a talk as invited speaker at the 2nd International Molecular Mycorrhiza Meeting in Cambridge, UK.
Caro visits Ertao Wang’s lab and gives an invited seminar talk at the SIPPE, Shangai, China.
Caro gives a talk as invited speaker at 4th International Congress on Biotic-Plant Interactions in Nanjing, China.
Samy receives Nature Plants-funded travel grant to participate at the 2nd International Molecular Mycorrhiza Meeting in Cambridge, UK. Congratulations!
Caro visits Uta Paszkowski’s lab in Cambridge, UK and gives an invited seminar talk at the Plant Science Department.
Caro visits Peter Nick’s and Michael Riemann’s labs and gives an invited seminar talk at the KIT Karlsruhe, Germany.
PNAS paper about Caro’s former work in the Paszkowski lab on transcriptional diversity in rice root types in response to AM is out. Yupi!!
SFB924 funded for an additionally period of four years. We are happy to be part of it!
Samy wins first poster prize at the LSM retreat. Congratulations!
Our first PostDoc Salar Torabi joins the lab. Welcome!
PlosOne paper about Caro’s former work in the Paszkowski lab on JA signaling in rice AM is out.
Andy Keymer joins the lab as a doctoral student. Welcome back!
Caro visits Christiane Gatz’s lab and gives an invited seminar talk at the Faculty of Biology in Göttingen, Germany.
José Villaécija-Aguilar joins the lab as a doctoral student. Welcome!
Monica Bohmer successfully defends her MSc thesis. Congratulations!
Max Griessmann successfully defends his BSc thesis with honors. Congratulations!
Samy’s and Caro’s commentary on control of AM by nutrient signals in Frontiers in Plant Science is out. Well done Samy!
Caro receives a grant from the Emmy Noether program of the DFG to work on Phytohormone signaling in arbuscular mycorrhiza development. Now we are unstoppable :-)!
Caro’s review on Phytohormone signaling in AM development in Current Opinion in Plant Biology is out.
Caro visits Uli Hammes’ and Thomas Dresselhaus’ labs and gives an SFB924 talk at the Faculty of Biology in Regensburg, Germany.
Leonhard Karl successfully defends his BSc thesis. Congratulations!
Caro receives MPMI travel award to participate at the XVI IS-MPMI congress 2014 in Rhodes, Greece.
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