MSc/PhD Program
Tobias Rasse

First Name:
Tobias

Last Name:
Rasse

Country:
Germany

 

 



Tobias Rasse

EDUCATION

College / University:
1996 - 2001: Mannheim University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Highest Degree:
Master of Science in Biotechnology

Major Subjects:
Biochemical Engineering, Molecular Biology

Lab Experience:
1999: Protein Production and Purification in Thermomyces lanuginosus Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Diploma Thesis)
2000: Regulation of Gene expression: Improvements in the Tet-On and Tet-Off System, Roche Bioscience, Palo Alto, USA (Master Thesis)

Projects/Research:
Ph.D. Thesis: In-vivo imaging of long-term changes in the Drosophila neuromuscular system, AG Neuroplasticity, European Neuroscience Institute, Göttingen

Scholarships:
DAAD, Carl-Duisberg, Interstip, Marine Biological Laboratory, Boehringer Ingelheim


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

In-vivo imaging of synaptogenesis and plasticity, role of local translation in establishment of long-term changes, sequences mediating translational control and mRNA localization, GFP-repoter constructs allowing to monitor structural and functional plasticty