SGC, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
Susanne Müller-Knapp studied Human Biology in Marburg Germany followed by a PhD in molecular biology at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden (1997). After spending more than 6 years as postdoctoral researcher in the area of inflammation and gene regulation at the Karolinska Institute and at the DIBIT San Raffaele Scientific Institute in Milan, Italy, Susanne joined 2004 the Structural Genomics Consortium, SGC, in Oxford. The SGC is an international public private partnership that currently comprises 8 international pharmaceutical companies and a large network of academic and industrial collaborators. Susanne has been the Project Manager of the Epigenetic Probe Project, before moving to Frankfurt in 2015. In her role as Chief Operating Officer at the SGC Frankfurt Susanne is now coordinating several chemical probe programs, making these well-characterised tool compounds available to the scientific community. She is also Director of Operations of the Chemical Probes Portal, an online platform, providing recommendations for the right choice and use of chemical probes https://www.chemicalprobes.org/. Her research centers on using chemical biology on system evaluation to dissect the role of a specific target in biology and disease.
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
16:30 – 17:30 CET