PhD students

159 records
Lastname Firstname Social University E-Mail Theme of thesis Director of thesis Defence year
Abou Eid Shadi UNIFR E-Mail Kinome Remodelling underlying Autophagy regulation Prof. Joern Dengjel
Aebischer Thierry UNIFR E-Mail Biodiversity in the heterogeneous landscape of the Central African forest-savanna ecotone; Species richness, abundance, standing variation, local adaptation and its importance in nature conservation. Prof. Daniel Wegmann
Aghagolzadeh Parisa UNIBE E-Mail Cellular and molecular mechanisms of thiosulfate-mediated vascular calcification inhibition Dr. Andreas Pasch
Aguilar Bultet Lisandra UNIBE E-Mail Genetic and functional analysis of rhombencephalitis-associated Listeria monocytogenes strains Prof. Dr. Joachim Frey
Dr. Laurent Falquet
Almeida Rodrigues Marisa UNIFR E-Mail The physiological and metabolic basis of the fecundity/longevity trade-off in Drosophila Thomas Flatt
Alocci Davide UNIGE E-Mail Novel glycobioinformatics resources to support systems glycobiology of gastric cancer Frederique Lisacek
Álvarez-Ocaña Raquel UNIL E-Mail Evolution of Olfactory Pathways in Drosophilids Richard Benton
Aminanmu Maolaaiasha UNIGE E-Mail machine learning, learning with side information Prof. Stéphane Marchand-Maillet
Prof. Alexandros Kalousis
Anjali Anjali UNIL E-Mail To study the role of Drosophila Insulator Binding proteins
David Gatfield
Aschinger Caroline UNIFR E-Mail The role of some chromatin remodelers. Prof. Fritz Müller
Dr. Chantal Wicky
Balmer Pierre UNIBE E-Mail Cellular and molecular functions investigation of SUV39H2 and FAM83G in genodermatoses. Prof. Dr. Eliane Jasmine Müller Prof. Dr. Pieternella Roosje
Bao Mengjing UNIBE E-Mail Function of tyrosination of α-tubulin in regulating microtubule dynamics, and development of the ovary, the embryo and the nervous system of Drosophila. Beat Suter
Barceló Catalina UNIL E-Mail Population kinetic modelling of metabolic traits in HIV-infected individuals Chantal Csajka (Director of thesis) Amalio Telenti (Co-Director of thesis)
BAUD Gilles UNIL E-Mail Bee gut microbiology. Prof. Philipp Engel
Bauer Anina UNIBE E-Mail Genetic analysis of genodermatoses Prof. Dr. Tosso Leeb
BAYAZIT Bilal UNIL E-Mail non coding RNAs in diabetes Romano Regazzi
Bekkar Kawter Amel UNIL E-Mail Development and application of computational methodologies in qualitative modeling Prof. Ioannis Xenarios
Bernardo Garcia Francisco Javier UNIFR E-Mail Studying cell fate determination and differentiation of Drosophila photoreceptors Simon Sprecher
Biasini Adriano UNIL E-Mail lincRNAs in murine development Prof. Ana Claudia Marques
Marc Rechavi
Binaghi Marta UNIBE E-Mail Study of Petunia species flower morphology Prof. Dr. Cris Kuhlemeier
Bise Thomas UNIFR E-Mail Molecular mechanisms of retina regeneration in adult zebrafish Anna Jazwinska
Bosch Nuria UNIBE E-Mail Discovery of long non-coding RNAs in cancer using CRISPR/Cas9 Rory Johnson
William Keyes
Bosshard Sandra UNIL E-Mail Study of DNA repair and recombination mechanisms in cultured cells Nicolas Mermod
Broye Gonzalez Liliane UNIL E-Mail Identification of the epigenetic determinants of malignancy in pediatric tumors Prof. Nicolo Riggi
Brunet Avalos Clarisse UNIFR E-Mail Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Photoreceptor Development Prof. Dr. Simon Sprecher
Brunner Magdalena UNIBE E-Mail Canine hair cycle disturbances Prof. Dr. Monika Welle
Bruzzone Maria UNIGE E-Mail Role of co-activators and promoter architecture in transcription of yeast protein-coding genes David Shore
Burton Kathryn UNIL E-Mail Nutrigenomic strategy for identifying food components after ingestion of milk products in humans and their impact on heath parameters Professer François Pralong
Dr Nathalie Vionnet
Bustamante Eduardo Mariana UNIBE E-Mail Role of estrogen receptor on tumor progression in human breast cancer Prof. Rolf Jaggi
Caputo Tiziana UNIL E-Mail Linking obesity, metabolic disorders and inflammation via metabolomics and epigenetics . Béatrice Desvergne
Federica Gilardi
Carlevaro Joana UNIBE E-Mail Classification and functional prediction of long non-coding RNA Rory Johnson (Department for Clinical Research (DKF), University of Bern, Bern)
Roderic Guigó (Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona)
Castro Javier UNIGE E-Mail Study of gene regulation in the Bithorax Complex François Karch Robert K. Maeda
Cerato Luca UNIGE E-Mail Chemical and genetic tools to study nucleosome dynamics in S. cerevisiae Pr. David Shore
Chavarria Heidy UNIFR E-Mail Topology of the phosphatidylserine synthase (CHO1) from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Andreas Conzelmann
Chong Chloe UNIL E-Mail Immunopeptidomics Prof. George Coukos
Dr. Michal Bassani-Sternberg
Cinesi Cinzia UNIL E-Mail Alleviation of pathogenic phenotype of myotonic dystrophy type 1 Vincent Dion
Cisarova Katarina UNIL E-Mail Bioinformatical analysis of human diseases Carlo Rivolta
Cismaru Anca Liliana UNIBE E-Mail Dr.Ursula Amstutz
Conde Rubio Maria del Carmen UNIL E-Mail Proteolytic landscape in mild stressed cells Prof. Widmann
Constantin Daniel UNIL E-Mail Implications of APOBEC3 in genome stability. Identification of sensitivity and resistance genes to bleomycin, in the context of Hodgkin's lymphoma. Christian Widmann
Costa Neves Ferreira da Silva Maria UNIL E-Mail microRNA-dependent role of long non-coding RNAs in mouse embryonic stem cells Ana Marques
Cribioli Elisabetta UNIL E-Mail Exploring Immunometabolic Gene-Engineering Strategies to Enhance T cell Activity Against Solid Tumors Prof George Coukos
Dr Melita Irving
Cuny Maximilien UNINE E-Mail Enemy mediated apparent competition between insects that attack maize and beans. Betty Benrey
Das Moushumi UNIBE E-Mail Mechanisms of transcriptional regulation by chromatin compaction Prof Peter Meister Institute of Cell Biology Universität Bern Switzerland
DASSINE Berdous UNIL E-Mail identification of new regulators of insulin secretion Bernard Thorens
de Andres Lucia UNIFR E-Mail Modelling Neural Circuit Sensorimotor Transformations in Drosophila larvae Professor Simon Sprecher
Professor Walter Senn and Professor Christian Mazza
De Nittis Pasquelena UNIL E-Mail Genetics of intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder Prof. Alexandre Reymond
Dehaene Senez Harmonie UNIL E-Mail Role of HCF-1 and its THAP harem in the control of cell proliferation Prof. Winship Herr
Delaney Kamila UNIGE E-Mail Identity and function of the variant histone H3.3 in C. elegans. Florian Steiner
Di Meglio Ilaria UNIGE E-Mail Biochemistry/Biophysics Title: Alginate capsule formation to investigate the coupling between physical constraints within a tissue with the growth and proliferation of an epithelial monolayer Dr. Aurelien Roux
Duman Mert UNIFR E-Mail Control of Oligodendrocyte Plasticity by Histone Demethylases After Spinal Cord Injury Prof. Claire Jacob
Duruz Jules UNIFR E-Mail Evolution of brain and nervous system development Simon Sprecher
Echchiki Amina UNIL E-Mail The relation between expression patterns and function in animals Marc Robinson-Rechavi
El Adnani Prince Raja UNIL E-Mail The role of Gas6 and Protein S in coagulation and inflammation Prof. Tatiana Petrova
Pr Angelillo-Scherrer Anne
EL ATAB Ola UNIFR E-Mail Molecular function of CAP superfamily members. Roger Schneiter
Fernandez Eric Aria UNIL E-Mail The Role of SR proteins on the development of Insulin Resistance and Obesity Prof. Lluis Fajas Coll
Fonseca Costa Sara UNIFR E-Mail Modeling feedback loops of the mammalian circadian oscillator - Adjustment of the mouse liver transcriptome to the photoperiod Dr. Jürgen A. Ripperger and Prof. Dr. Daniel Wegmann
Formenti Ludovico UNINE E-Mail Local adaptation in plant-soil microbes interactions along an elevation gradient, and their effect on plant resistance Prof. Sergio Rasmann
Garcia Carolina UNIBE E-Mail Mitochondrial respiration and cardiovascular development, repair and regeneration. Prof. Nadia Mercader Huber
Prof. Jose Antonio Enriquez Dominguez
Ghahhari Nastaran UNIGE E-Mail Activity determinants of Estrogen Receptor Prof. Didier Picard
Gmel Annik Imogen UNIBE E-Mail Optimising phenotypes to improve selection criteria in the Franches-Montagnes horse population Prof. Dr. Tosso Leeb
Dr. Markus Neuditschko
GOBET Nastassia UNIL E-Mail An integrative systems bioinformatics approach of the environmental, genetic, and molecular factors regulating sleep Ioannis Xenarios
Paul Franken
Hallal Mahmoud UNIBE E-Mail Characterization of oncogenic signalling pathways in high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes and secondary acute myeloid leukaemia Dr. med. Nicolas Bonadies
Dr. Rémy Bruggmann Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Allam Ramanjaneyulu
Hintermann Aurélie UNIGE E-Mail Regulation of homeotic genes in vertebrates Denis Duboule
Inchingolo Marta Angela UNIGE E-Mail The impact of mRNA 5' UTR heterogeneity on human proteome Joseph Curran
IPPOLITO DOMENICA UNIFR E-Mail Analysis of the controlled subcellular localization of CMK-1 in C. elegans nociceptor neurons, upon thermal habituation Dominique Glauser
JI Honglei UNIL E-Mail Role of CDK7 in adipose tissue metabolism Lluis Fajas
KAFLE Tanuj 'tane' UNIL E-Mail The evolution of temperature preference in drosophilids. Roman Arguello
Kalbermatter Cristina UNIBE E-Mail The role of maternal microbiota in durably shaping intestinal immunity and gene expression in the offspring through epigenetic mechanisms. Prof. Dr. med. Andrew MacPherson
Kaldun Jenifer UNIFR E-Mail Mechanism of Learning and Forgetting Prof. Dr. Simon Sprecher
Kashani Elham UNIBE E-Mail Role of PP2A phosphatases and miR-19b in DNA damage response and temozolomide resistance of GBM tumours Prof. Dr. Erik Vassella
Katsioudi Georgia UNIL E-Mail RNA and circadian rhythms David Gatfield
Kaur Jatinder UNIGE E-Mail Modulation of transcription through changes in histone modifications Dr. Françoise Stutz
KESKIN Tugba UNIL E-Mail Cancer, Stem cell, mirRNA Prof. Ivan Stamenkovic
KHADDAJ Rasha UNIFR E-Mail Liid droplet Biogenesis Roger Schneiter
KHALIFEH Dany UNIL E-Mail SNARE proteins
Kieffer Nicolas UNIFR E-Mail Emergence of antibiotic resistance Professor Patrice Nordmann
Dr Laurent Poirel
Kieser Silas UNIGE E-Mail Microbiota analysis in the context of browning Mirko Trajkovski
Evgeny Zdobnov
Koch Michel UNIBE E-Mail Virus discovery in small ruminants with non-suppurative encephalitis Prof. Dr. Torsten Seuberlich
Dr. Rémy Bruggmann
Komljenovic Andrea UNIL E-Mail Aging SystemsX Marc Robinson-Rechavi
Kraft Matthias UNIBE E-Mail Investigation of the immunology and genetics of equine recurrent airway obstruction and defence against nematodes using NGS. Dr. Vidya Jagannathan
Prof. Dr. Vinzenz Gerber
Kusmider Beata UNIGE E-Mail TORC2 structural studies Robbie Joseph LOEWITH, PhD
LACOH Claudia-Marvine UNIGE E-Mail Effects on anesthetics on the developing brain Dr Vutskits
Lacruz Lidia UNIL E-Mail Prevision of facial morphology within the context of Forensic DNA Phenotyping Dr. Vincent Castella
Laloum David UNIL E-Mail Bioinformatics research, Lausanne Evolution of circadian rhythms Prof Marc Robinson-Rechavi
Langenegger Nicolas UNIBE E-Mail Functional and phylogenetic importance of enzymes in spider venom Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Nentwig
Lia Andrei-Stefan UNIFR E-Mail Combining optogenetic and transcriptomic approaches to dissect thermal nociceptor habituation in C. elegans Prof. Dominique A. Glauser
Liechti Nicole UNIBE E-Mail Genome based analysis of the human pathogenic amoeba N. fowleri and its non- pathogenic relative N. lovaniensis Rémy Bruggmann
Matthias Wittwer
Liu Jialin UNIL E-Mail Detecting positive selection of genes which expressed during the late development Marc Robinson-Rechavi
Mariano Vittoria UNIL E-Mail Shared Molecular Mechanism in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Schizophrenia Prof. Claudia Bagni
Marques Filipe UNIFR E-Mail Develop a "forward optogenetic" pipeline to generalize the screening of neuro-modulators Dominique Glauser
Martini Tomaz UNIFR E-Mail Astroclock and mood Urs Albrecht
Matas Lluis UNIFR E-Mail Whole body regeneration in Botrylloides leachii Dr. Simon Blanchoud
Prof. Anna Jazwinska
Mazepa Glib UNIL E-Mail Evolution of hybridogenesis in the Pelophylax water frogs Nicolas Perrin
Mbagwu Smart UNIFR E-Mail Characterization of Mechanisms of cerebral Malaria Prof Luis Filgueira
Pierre-Yves Mantel
MEDINA Jessica UNIL E-Mail Metabolomics Julijana Ivanisevic
Mendel Mateusz UNIGE E-Mail Molecular mechanisms of small RNA-guided DNA methylation in the mammalian germline
Mendez Godoy Alfonso UNIFR E-Mail Ribosome biogenesis Dr. Dieter Kessler
Prof. Claudio de Virgilio Prof. Jörn DengJel
Mika Kaan UNIL E-Mail Identification of regulatory factors involved in the singular expression of members of an olfactory receptor gene cluster Richard Benton
Mishra Abhishek Kumar UNIFR E-Mail Specification and Development of the Drosophila larval vision system Prof. Simon Sprecher
MOOR Julia UNIBE E-Mail Resistome in the pig farms: Comparison of the breeding and fattening units with a One Health approach PD Dr. Markus Hilty (Institute for Infectious Diseases)
Anne Oppliger (IST Lausanne)
Mottin Luc UNIGE E-Mail BioInformatics Pr. Bastien Chopard Pr. Patrick Ruch
Mukherjee Mohana UNIBE E-Mail Immunology Prof. Siegfried Hapfelmeier
Neagu Maier Georgiana Larisa UNIFR E-Mail Taste coding in Drosophila larvae Simon G. Sprecher
NGUYEN Thi Tham UNIL E-Mail The potential role of HTATIP2 as a tumor suppressor in Gliomablastoma Prof. Monika Hegi
Noireterre Audrey UNIGE E-Mail DPC repair Prof. Françoise Stutz
Notter Dias Matheus UNIBE E-Mail Phd in Immunology Siegfried Hapflemeier Hektor
OYEWOLE Oluwaseun UNIBE E-Mail Epidemiology of invasive and co-colonizing S. pneumoniae serotypes and the role of the capsular thickness. Dr. Markus Hilty
Dr. Vincent Perreten
Ozdemir Isa UNIL E-Mail The role of CTCF in the regulation of gene expression in D. melanogaster Maria C. Gambetta
Richard Benton
PATXOT BERTRAN Marion UNIL E-Mail The Genetic Basis of Common Complex Diseases Prof. Matthew Robinson
Prof. Zoltán Kutalik
PAUNKOV Ana UNIL E-Mail Impact of redox-active natural substances on thyroid pathophysiology Gerasimos Sykiotis, MD PhD
Perna Amalia UNIFR E-Mail Genome-wide analysis of novel Notch targets in memory processing and neurodegeneration. Jean-Marie Annoni
Lavinia Alberi
PETRETTO Emanuele UNIFR E-Mail Characterization of nanoparticle-membrane interaction via molecular dynamics simulation
Polidori Taisia UNIBE E-Mail CRISPR/Cas9-based knockout screening for long non-coding RNA in lung cancer Rory Johnson
Carlo Carolis
Quinodoz Mathieu UNIL E-Mail Doctorat ès Sciences de la vie Dr. Carlo Rivolta
Ramsauer Sophie UNIBE E-Mail Characterization of equine Papillomavirus Type 2 in vitro and in vivo Supervisor: Dr. Kurt Tobler Co-advisor: Prof. Claude Favrot Mentor: Prof. Adrian Hehl
Ritler Dominic UNIBE E-Mail Host-pathogen interaction of the fox tapeworm Echinococcus multilocularis: the missing link Prof. Dr. Britta Lundström-Stadelmann
RODER Thomas UNIBE E-Mail Polyfermenthealth Rémy Bruggmann (
Guy Vergères ( Andrew J Macpherson (
Rodriguez Crespo David UNIFR E-Mail Germ line gene regulation by chromatin remodelling during meiosis in Caenorhabditis elegant Dr. Chantal Wicky
Roelli Patrick UNIL E-Mail Immunology Prof. Dietmar Zehn (le prof. a déménagé à Munich, mais Patrick reste immatriculé à Lausanne)
Dr. Mauro Delorenzi
Ruiz Buendia Gustavo UNIL E-Mail Nuclear organization of expanded trinucleotide repeats Vincent Dion
Ioannis Xenarios
Ruzzante Livio UNIL E-Mail Characterising gene evolutionary-functional correspondences for an enhanced resolution of gene function. Robert Waterhouse
RYSER Lorenz UNIBE E-Mail Characterization of antibacterial activity of lactic acid bacteria Dr. Rémy Bruggmann
Dr. Stefan Irmler
Saini Jaspreet Singh UNIGE E-Mail Investigation into virus-bacterium interactions in Lake Cadagno, Switzerland Prof. Christel Hassler
Prof. Evgeny Zdobnov
Salamin Olivier UNIL E-Mail Detection of blood doping with -omics technologies Martial Saugy
Sanz Morejon Andres UNIBE E-Mail Epigenetic marks involved in zebrafish heart regeneration. DR. NADIA MERCADER HUBER (University of Bern)
DR. CHRISTIAN MOSIMANN (University of Zurich)
Sararols Pauline UNIGE E-Mail Study of sex determination in mammals thanks to Single Cell Sequencing Pr Serge NEF (Unige)
Pr Emmanouil DERMITZAKIS (Unige/SIB)
Saro Gabriella UNIFR E-Mail New imaging tools for real-time monitoring of the C. elegans CaMK-CREB pathway in vivo Dominique Glauser
SCANDELLA Valentina UNIL E-Mail Metabolic regulation of adult neural stem cells Marlen Knobloch
Julijana Ivanisevic
Schären Olivier UNIBE E-Mail PhD in Immunology: In-vivo study of protective intestinal long-term colonization with microbiota-syntrophic strains of Salmonella typhimurium and Citrobacter rodentium Prof. Dr. Siegfried Hapfelmeier
PD Dr. phil. nat. Philippe Krebs
Segovia Campos Inés UNIGE E-Mail Investigating the potential of intracellular mineral inclusions (micropearls) in microorganisms as a novel bioremediation method. Daniel ARIZTEGUI
Montserrat FILELLA and François BARJA
Serulla Marc UNIL E-Mail Mechanism of TAT-RasGAP317-326-induced cell death. Christian Widmann
Shcherba Iaroslav UNIL E-Mail Using p53 as a novel target for breast cancer diagnostics using protein-binding microarray. Nicolas Mermod
Shyian Maksym UNIGE E-Mail Impact of replication fork barriers on DNA replication and genome stability David Shore
SIVA SANKAR Devanarayanan UNIFR E-Mail Autophagy Prof Joern Dengjel
SONMEZ FLITMAN Reyhan UNIL E-Mail Genome Wide Association Analysis Prof. Sven Bergmann
Stankova Monika UNIGE E-Mail Screen for novel players involved in TORC2 signaling Robbie Loewith
Marko Kaksonen Benoit Kornmann
Suffiotti Madeleine UNIL E-Mail Bioinformatics (throughput immunological data) Giuseppe Pantaleo (Departement of allergy and immunology CHUV)
Mauro Delorenzi (Bioinformatics Core Facility - Génopode - UNIL) Raphael Gottard (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center - Seattle)
Sulc Jonathan UNIL E-Mail Genetic subtypes of obesity Zoltán Kutalik
Bogdan Draganski
Tagini Florian UNIL E-Mail Bacterial genomics of medical importance Professor Gilbert Greub
Tomasoni Mattia UNIL E-Mail GWAS, metabolomics Sven Bergmann
Nicolas Guex
TROFIMENKO Evgeniya UNIL E-Mail Deciphering the mechanisms regulating cell-permeable peptide entry into cells Prof. Christian Widmann
Ur Rehman Atta UNIL E-Mail Autozygome-based analysis of Pakistani families with monogenic conditions Carlo Rivolta
Vachey Gabriel UNIL E-Mail Genome editing for Huntington's disease Prof. Nicole Déglon
Vidal López Sara UNIBE E-Mail Use of novel molecular techniques for improvement of abortion diagnostics in ruminants Vincent Perreten
Sabrina Rodriguez Campos
Voisin Norine UNIL E-Mail Genetics of Intellectual Disabilities Alexandre Reymond
Waszyk Patricia UNIL E-Mail Epigenetic mechanisms that regulate cancer stem cell maintenance Prof. Ivan Stamenkovic
Weidenauer Lorenz UNIL E-Mail Qualitative and quantitative characterization of the Hsp90-dependent oncoproteome
Wenda Joanna UNIGE E-Mail Organization of centromeric chromatin in Caenorhabditis elegans Florian Steiner
WENDRICH Katrin UNIFR E-Mail Molecular mechanisms of the circadian clock (molecular function of PER1, effect of molecular clock components on sleep) Prof. Urs Albrecht
Prof. Jörn Dengjel
WISSMANN Stefanie UNIBE E-Mail Analysis of tissue-specific T-cell surveillance Prof. Dr. Jens Stein
Wüthrich Tsering UNIBE E-Mail Molecular characterization of the upper airway microbiome in children with cystic fibrosis: the significance of a changing oropharyngeal microbiota and bacterial strain persistence for disease progression Hilty Markus
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Xu Xiaoying UNIL E-Mail Genetic/epigenetic marks in stromal fibroblasts associated with different predisposition to aggressive tumour development between Caucasian and African individuals Gian-Paolo Dotto
Yeganeh Seghalaksari Meghdad UNIL E-Mail RNA polymerase III regulation in embryonic stem cell differentiation Nouria Hernandez
Zabiegalov Oleksandr UNIL E-Mail “Derivation of retinal organoids with improved number and structure of Müller glia generated from human and mouse pluripotent stem cells” Domain of stem cell biology, developmental biology, neurobiology. Prof. Yvan Arsenijevic, PhD Head of the Unit of "Retinal Degeneration & Regeneration" Service d'Ophtalmologie Université de Lausanne Hôpital Jules-Gonin 15, av. de France 1004 Lausanne E-mail: Tel .+4121 626 82 60 Fax: +4121 626 88 88
Corinne Kostic, PhD, MER Group for Retinal Disorder Research Department of Ophthalmology University of Lausanne Hôpital Ophtalmique Jules-Gonin 15 av. de France 1004 Lausanne Switzerland E-mail: Phone: +41 21 626 82 62 Fax: +41 21 626 83 25
ZAGATTI MARINA UNIGE E-Mail Characterization of Not1-Containing Assemblysomes Martine Collart
ZONI Valeria UNIFR E-Mail Structural characterisation of intracellular lipid droplets using MD simulations Stefano Vanni