MSc/PhD Program
Friederike Bergmann
First Name:
Friederike

Last Name:
Bergmann

Country:
Germany

 

 



Friederike Bergmann

EDUCATION

College / University:
University of Freiburg, Germany (Medical School)

Highest Degree:
Medical Doctor

Major Subjects:
Neurology

Lab Experience:
Medical thesis (1995 - 1998) at the Dept. of Physiology at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, mainly in the field of molecular biology
Since November 2000: Laboratory work at the Dept. of Neurophysiology at the University of Goettingen, Germany in the field of electrophysiology and calcium measurements of neurons

Projects / Research:
Medical thesis: the human gene of the swelling induced chloride channel Icln. Ph.D. project: calcium signalling in hypoglossal motoneurons that are particularly vulnerable during amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

Neurodegenerative deseases. Role of calcium in the mechanism of neurodegeneration in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.