Jürgen Otte

Dr. Jürgen Otte

Head of the lab
Member of Research Group 'Molecular Evolutionary Biology'

Keywords: metagenomics and next generation sequencing, molecular and comparative phylogenetics and systematics, fungal barcoding, lichenology, natural product chemistry and chemotaxonomy of lichens

Since February 2011
 Head of the Lab in project area C at LOEWE Research Centre “Biodiversity and Climate” (BiK-F),  Frankfurt

2005-2010 Post Doc at “Frankfurter Stiftung für krebskranke Kinder”, Frankfurt: Malignization of pediatric tumors, identification and functional evaluation of tumor markers and antigens

2003-2004 Post Doc at the Department “Vascular Genomics”, Kerckhoff Clinic Bad Nauheim: Differential gene expression during atherosclerosis

2000-2003 Post Doc at the MPI for physiological and clinical research, Bad Nauheim: Alternative activation of extrinsic hemostasis

1997-2000 Post Doc at the Goethe University of Frankfurt, Department of Molecular Hematology: Systematical  analysis of gene function using genetraps in mammalian genes (DHGP)

1992-1996 PhD thesis at the MPI for physiological and clinical research, Department of Hemostaseology and Transfusion medicine, Bad Nauheim: Promoter regulation studies of thrombomodulin, cloning and structural/functional analysis of a putative regulatory factor

1991-1992 Diploma thesis at the Goethe University of Frankfurt, Institute of Botany: Control mechanisms during the synthesis of chloroplast proteins

1986-1992 Study of Biology at the Goethe University of Frankfurt: Major subjects: Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Microbiology

Dr. Jürgen Otte
Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre BiK-F
Georg-Voigt-Str. 14-16 (visitors)
Senckenberganlage 25 (mail)
60325 Frankfurt

Phone: +49 (0)69 7542 1857