I am trying to understand how the cis-regulatory landscape of the Xist gene integrates trans-regulatory signals during random X-chromosome inactivation. For this purpose, I am combining computational analyses of high-throughput sequencing data with the development of state-of-the-art CRISPR screen approaches.
- since 2019 Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Ph.D. student with Edda Schulz
- 2015-2018 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, M. Sc. in Developmental, Neural and Behavioral Biology
- 2011-2014 Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, B. Sc. in Molecular Biomedicine