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Dr. rer. nat. Madeleine Leisner

Curriculum Vitae

since 2010

Groupleader/postdoc with Prof. Erwin Frey in Collaboration with Prof. Joachim Raedler, LMU Munich

2008 - 2010

Postdoctoral Research at FAS Center for Systems Biology, Harvard University, USA

2004 - 2008

Doctoral Thesis at the LMU Munich
Supervisor: Prof. Joachim Rädler, LMU Munich

1999 - 2004

Diploma in biology, University of Regensburg, Germany

Topic of Diploma Thesis: "Archeal cellapendages"

2002 - 2003

Independent studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder, USA


Genetic switching into the competent state. Bacillus subtilis: a single cell approach
Dissertation, LMU Munich (2008) Thesis...


M. Leisner, J. Kuhr, J. O. Rädler, E. Frey, B. Maier
Kinetics of Genetic Switching into the State of Bacterial Competence
Biophysical Journal, Vol. 96, 3 (2009)

Leisner et al.:
Basal expression rate of comK sets a "switching-window" into the K-stat of Bacillus subtilis.
Mol. Microbiol, 63(6) 1806-1816 (2007)