Christian Gehringer

Contact:
Dr. Christian Gehringer, MSc (ETH)
Universitätsspital Basel
Klinische Mikrobiologie
Petersgraben 4
CH-4031 Basel

Tel: +41 …
Email: christian.gehringer (a) usb.ch

Current Post:
Since 04/2016: Scientific Resident Physician

Education and Previous Posts:
2009 – 2015 Medical studies at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
2012 – 2014 Dr. rer. medic. at the Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charité, Berlin and CERMEL (Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné), Gabon
2008 Project oriented research and development of binding proteins at Molecular Partners AG, Zurich
2007 Investigator at the Institute of Biology (Group leader: Prof. Gudmundur H. Gudmundsson), University of Iceland
2005 – 2006 Master thesis: “Fusions of Designed Ankyrin Repeat Proteins (DARPins) – A Novel Approach in Tumor Therapy” at the Department of Biochemistry (Group leader: Prof. A. Plückthun), University of Zurich
2002 – 2007 MSc, Specialized in Integrative Biology, ETH Zurich

Research Interests:
In my current project I try to complement clinical diagnostics with new methods from scientific research. In particular I’m interested in mass spectrometry and its applications in the diagnostics of infections.

Scholarships:
2012 PROMOS (DAAD)–Travel scholarship to Gabon

Publications:
11/2014 The Journal of Infectious Diseases 210(10): 1633-1638
Gehringer, C., et al. “Molecular Evidence of Wolbachia Endosymbiosis in Mansonella perstans in Gabon, Central Africa.”

Links:
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