Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie

 

Open positions

Interested coworkers at the bachelor, diploma, master or doctoral leval are encouraged to apply.

Open Positions

Research Group Böttger

Members and General Information

Members

  1. Erik C. Böttger, M.D., principal investigator
  2. Dimitri Scherbakov, Ph.D., postdoctoral research assistant
  3. Rashid Akbergenov, Ph.D, postdoctoral research assistant
  4. Stefan Duscha, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  5. Martin D. Meyer, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  6. Heithem Boukari, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  7. Pietro W. Freihofer, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  8. Reda Rimaviciute, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  9. Youjin Teo, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich MNF
  10. Tanja Janusic, technician

Collaborations

  • D. Crich, Detroit (USA)
  • J. Schacht, Michigan (USA)
  • R. Lee, Memphis (USA)
  • V. Ramakrishnan, Cambridge (England)
  • A. Vasella, Zurich (Switzerland)
  • D. Wilson, Munich (Germany)
  • A. Yonath, Rehovot (Israel)
  • E. Westhof, Strassbourg (France)
  • M. Rodnina, Witten (Germany)
  • K. Long, Copenhagen (Denmark)
Peter Pfister, Erik C. Böttger and Sven Hobbie
Peter Pfister, Erik C. Böttger and Sven Hobbie discussing the strucutral model of the ribosomal A-site complexed with paromomycin - under Kurt Schwitter's critical eyes
 

Supported by

Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), European Commission, National Institutes of Health (USA), University of Zurich, Bonizzi Theler Stiftung, UBS Optimus Foundation

Contact and further information

Erik C. Böttger, M.D.
boettger@imm.uzh.ch

Dimitri Scherbakov, Dr. rer. nat.
dscherbakov@imm.uzh.ch


Projects

The ribosome: drug target and structure-function relationships

Mechanisms of ribosome function

Ribosome engineering and disease

Positions open

Interested coworkers at the bachelor, diploma, master or doctoral level are encouraged to apply.

Selected Literature

Publications