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Dr. Abigail Savietto Scholz 



Research topics &pProjects

Bacillus subtilis, Membrane Organization, Flotillin Proteins, Bacterial Stress Response

Education & positions

2017-2024    PhD Student, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)                         with a DAAD Graduate School Scholarship Program (affiliated                           to the Graduate Program Life Science Munich). Research guest                         at University of Kiel

2015              International Master’s Scholarship Program (FAPESP),                                         University of Groningen, Netherlands

2014 - 2016  Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Applied Microbiology, São Paulo                             State University (UNESP, Rio Claro -SP) with Scholarship from                           FAPESP

2009 - 2013  Bachelor and Licentiate degree in Biological Sciences, São
                       Paulo State University (UNESP, Rio Claro -SP)


Savietto Scholz A, Baur SSM, Wolf D, Bramkamp M. An Stomatin, Prohibitin, Flotillin, and HflK/C-Domain Protein Required to Link the Phage-Shock Protein to the Membrane in Bacillus subtilis. Front Microbiol. 2021 Oct 28;12:754924.

Savietto A, Polaquini CR, Kopacz M, Scheffers DJ, Marques BC, Regasini LO, Ferreira H. Antibacterial activity of monoacetylated alkyl gallates against Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri. Arch Microbiol. 2018 Aug; 200(6):929-937.

doi: 10.1007/s00203-018-1502-6. Epub 2018 Mar 10. PMID: 29525827.

Zielińska A, Savietto A, de Sousa Borges A, Martinez D, Berbon M, Roelofsen JR, Hartman AM, de Boer R, Van der Klei IJ, Hirsch AK, Habenstein B, Bramkamp M, Scheffers DJ. Flotillin-mediated membrane fluidity controls peptidoglycan synthesis and MreB movement. Elife. 2020 Jul 14;9:e57179. doi: 10.7554/eLife.57179. PMID: 32662773; PMCID: PMC7360373.

Dr. Abigail Savietto Scholz
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