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Paris Lodron University Salzburg

  • Supervision of master and bachelor training labs (ongoing)
  • Course in Scientific writing (2020-ongoing)
  • Course in Good laboratory practice and ethical conduct (2020-ongoing)
  • Lecture Immunepathology (2021-ongoing)
  • Practical course Methods in Molecular Biology (2017-2021)
  • Practical course Biologics (2016-ongoing)
  • Practical course Expression and characterization of recombinant allergens (2015-2016)
  • Practical course Proteins (2013-2014)
  • Practical course Allergology (2012-2013)
  • Lecture on Molecular Biology (2011-2016)
  • Practical course Biotechnologie – Production of allergens (2010-2012)
  • Practical course Structural analysis of recombinant proteins (2005 – 2011)

Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria

  • Lecture on Allergy and Immunology (2004-2007)

Pädagogische Hochschule Salzburg

  • Lecture and course Allergies and Immunsystem (2014-2015)

Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil

  • Lecture on In silico investigation of engineered antigens and proteome analysis (2013)


PhD students

  • Michael Kohlberger, Identification of Aptamers for Host Cell Protein Detection (2017 – 2021)
  • Sara Huber, Mapping antibody profiles of Bet v 1 and associated food allergens during allergen-specific immunotherapy (2014 – 2019)
  • Olivia McKenna, Innate immunity and epigenetic mechanisms within birch pollen allergy (2015 – 2020)
  • Sabrina Wildner, Structural features of biologics: characterization of allergen molecules and biopharmaceuticals (2013 – 2018)
  • Isabel Pablos, Physicochemical and immunological characterization of relevant molecules from inhalant allergen sources (2013 –2017)
  • Teresa Stemeseder, Molecular IgE profiling and evaluation of disease-influencing factors in allergy (2013 – 2016)
  • Stephanie Eichhorn, Novel molecular diagnostics and therapeutics for food and weed pollen allergy (2013 – 2016)
  • Eva Vejvar, Identification and molecular characterization of novel plant food and pollen allergens and their impact on IgE cross-reactivity (2010 – 2013)

Master students

  • Valentina Cosi, IgE cross-reactivity of calreticulin and defensin-like proteins in pollen and plant food sources (2022)
  • Sebastian Stallegger, Defensin-like proteins in allergenic pollen and food sources (2022)
  • Sara Kline, Charakterisierung des Artemisia vulgaris Allergens Art v 6 und Analyse der Expressionsmuster in Allergen-behandelten Zellen (2016-2017)
  • Bettina Schweidler, Purification and characterization of the Periplaneta americana allergen Per a 3 and analysis of exposure and sensitization to indoor allergens in different Austrian regions (2014-2015)
  • Bianca Kastner, Cloning of Humulus japonicus pollen allergens and purification and characterization of the Periplaneta americana allergen Per a 1 (2014-2015)
  • Christine Kapfhammer, Relevance and IgE cross-reactivity of mugwort pollen allergen for chestnut sensitized patients (2012-2013)
  • Miljiana Roljic, Development and optimization of a surface modification technique for polymeric DNA and protein microarrays and production of a defensin-like protein from ragweed pollen (2012-2013)
  • Stephanie Eichhorn, Generation of new candidate molecules for treatment of LTP-related food allergy and Plantago lanceolata: an important sensitizer for summer pollinosis (2011-2012)
  • Angelika Hörschläger, Development of a hypoallergenic Pru p 3 variant and investigation of chestnut as cross-reactive allergen source (2011-2012)
  • Andreas Koller, Development and validation of polymer biochips for DNA and protein microarray applications (2011-2012)
  • Barbara Hainz, IgE-reactivity pattern of Plantago lanceolata sensitized patients and production and immunologic characterization of the polygalacturonase from hazel pollen (2011)
  • Eva Vejvar, Identification and characterization of allergens involved in pollinosis-related food allergies (2010)
  • Katrin Stadler, Identification and characterization of novel lipid transfer protein from celery (2009)
  • Tamara Girbl, Lipid-transfer proteins from plant-food sources: Identification characterization and immunological properties (2008)
  • Jennifer Moser, Plant-based production of Art v 1 in Nicotiana benthamiana for allergy diagnosis (2007)

Visiting students and scientists

  • Josefina Zakzuk Sierra, University of Cartagena, Columbia, Postdoctoral internship (2019)
  • Carina da Silva Pinheiro, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil, Postdoctoral internship (2017-2018)
  • Sarah Cirilo Gimenes, Federal University of Uberlandia, Brazil, PhD internship (2017)
  • Lucilla Scarnato, University of Bologna, Italy, PhD internship (2016)
  • Karine de Amicis, University of Medicine of São Paulo, Brazil, PhD internship (2014-2015)
  • Keity Souza Santos, University of Medicine of São Paulo, Brazil, Postdoctoral internship (2010 – 2011)
  • Claudia Aiub, University of State Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Postdoctoral internship (2006)