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Katja Schneider

Leiterin Public Relations

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Katja Schneider has a doctorate in biology and has been working at the Cybernetics Lab since August 2016 as personal assistant to the heads of institutes and in Public Relations, since March 2018 as leader of the PR team. She studied biology at the University of Cologne. She received her doctorate there in 2005 on enzyme characterization in secondary plant metabolism for work performed at the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research and extended research on this topic during a stay in Japan at the RIKEN Science Center in Yokohama. From 2011-2016 she worked at the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME in Aachen, first as Chief Science Officer in the start-up company Agroprotect on the production of fungus-resistant potatoes, then on targeted genome editing by zinc finger nucleases in plant cells in a project with Dow AgroSciences. She is a certified project manager (GPM/IPMA) and quality manager (TÜV Rheinland).

Recent Publications

Schneider, Katja; Schiermeyer, Andreas; Dolls, Anja; Koch, Nathalie; Herwartz, Denise; Kirchhoff, Janina; Fischer, Rainer; Russell, Sean M.; Cao, Zehui; Corbin, David R.; Sastry-Dent, Lakshmi; Ainley, W. Michael; Webb, Steven R.; Schinkel, Helga; Schillberg, Stefan
Plant Biotechnology Journal 14, pp. 1151–1160
Schneider, Katja; Breuer, Christian; Kawamura, Ayako; Jikumaru, Yusuke; Hanada, Atsushi; Fujioka, Shozo; Ichikawa, Takanari; Kondou, Youichi; Matsui, Minami; Kamiya, Yuji; Yamaguchi, Shinjiro; Sugimoto, Keiko
PLoS ONE 7(10)
Kienow, Lucie; Schneider, Katja; Bartsch, Michael; Stuible, Hans-Peter; Weng, Hua; Miersch, Otto; Wasternack, Claus; Kombrink, Erich
Journal of Experimental Botany 59(2), pp. 403-419
Schneider, Katja; Kienow, Lucie; Schmelzer, Elmon; Colby, Thomas; Bartsch, Michael; Miersch, Otto; Wasternack, Claus; Kombrink, Erich; Stuible, Hans-Peter
Journal of Biological Chemistry 280(14), pp. 13962-13972
Schneider, Katja; Hövel, Klaus; Witzel, Kilian; Hamberger, Björn; Schomburg, Dietmar; Kombrink, Erich; Stuible, Hans-Peter
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100(14), pp. 8601-8606