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Fabian Meyer

PhD Student


Research topics & projects

Microscopy, Computational Image Analysis, Bacterial Cell Wall, Antibiotics

Education & positions

since 2021    Project leader Genetech safety AG Bramkamp

since 2016    PhD student, Project: Bacterial cell biology, Ludwigs-
                       Maximilian-Universität (LMU), München/ Christian-Albrechts-

                       Universität zu Kiel (CAU), Kiel

2012 - 2015  Biology (MSc), Ludwigs-Maximilian-Universität (LMU), München

2008 - 2012  Food technology (BSc), FH-Weihenstephan (HSWT), Freising


Giacomelli G*, Feddersen H*, Peng F, Martins GB, Grafemeyer M, Meyer F, Mayer B, Graumann PL, Bramkamp M. Subcellular Dynamics of a Conserved Bacterial Polar Scaffold Protein. Genes (Basel). 2022 Jan 30;13(2):278.

Messelink JJ*, Meyer F*, Bramkamp M, Broedersz CP. Single-cell growth inference of Corynebacterium glutamicum reveals asymptotically linear growth. Elife. 2021 Oct 4;10:e70106. doi: 10.7554/eLife.70106.

Ramirez-Diaz DA, Merino-Salomón A, Meyer F, Heymann M, Rivas G, Bramkamp M, Schwille P. FtsZ induces membrane deformations via torsional stress upon GTP hydrolysis. Nat Commun. 2021 Jun 3;12(1):3310.

Peschek N, Herzog R, Singh PK, Sprenger M, Meyer F, Fröhlich KS, ... & Papenfort K. (2020) RNA-mediated control of cell shape modulates antibiotic resistance in Vibrio cholerae. Nature communications, 11(1), 1-11.

Böhm K, Giacomelli G, Meyer F, Bramkamp M. Chromosome Organization and Cell Growth of Corynebacterium glutamicum. In: Inui M., Toyoda K. (eds) Corynebacterium glutamicum. Microbiology Monographs, vol 23. 2020,  Springer, Cham.

Schubert K, Sieger B, Meyer F, Giacomelli G, Böhm K, Rieblinger A, Lindenthal L, Sachs N, Wanner G, Bramkamp M. The Antituberculosis Drug Ethambutol Selectively Blocks Apical Growth in CMN Group Bacteria. mBio. 2017 Feb 7;8(1):e02213-16.

Böhm K, Meyer F, Rhomberg A, Kalinowsk J, Donovan C, & Bramkamp M. (2017) Novel Chromosome Organization Pattern in Actinomycetales —Overlapping Replication Cycles Combined with Diploidy. MBio, 8(3), e00511-17.

Briciu VT, Flonta M, Ţăţulescu DF, Meyer F, Sebah D, Cârstina D, Mihalca AD, Gherman CM, Hizo-Teufel C, Huber I, Fingerle V, Lupșe M. Clinical and serological one-year follow-up of patients after the bite of Ixodes ricinus ticks infected with Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato. Infect Dis (Lond). 2017 Apr;49(4):277-285.

Briciu VT, Sebah D, Coroiu G, Lupşe M, Cârstina D, Ţăţulescu DF, Mihalca AD, Gherman CM, Leucuţa D, Meyer F, Hizo-Teufel C, Fingerle V, Huber I. Immunohistochemistry and real-time PCR as diagnostic tools for detection of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in ticks collected from humans. Exp Appl Acarol. 2016 May;69(1):49-60.

Briciu VT, Meyer F, Sebah D, Tăţulescu DF, Coroiu G, Lupşe M, Carstina D, Mihalca AD, Hizo-Teufel C, Klier C, Huber I, Fingerle V. Real-time PCR-based identification of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato species in ticks collected from humans in Romania. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2014 Sep;5(5):575-81.

Fabian Meyer
PhD Student

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