Thomas Tischer - Lebenslauf/Curriculum Vitae
Thomas Tischer, born 1986 in Arnstadt/Germany
Since January 2014: MRC Laboratories of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK. Postdoctoral Researcher.
December 2013: University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany. PhD degree (Dr. rer. nat.) in Biology
March 2009 to December 2013: University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany. PhD thesis at the Department of Molecular and Chemical Genetics about the "Characterisation of the APC/C-inhibitor protein XErp1"
January 2009: University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany. Diploma (Master) degree in Biochemistry
May 2008 to December 2008: Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried (Munich), Germany. Diploma thesis at the Department for Molecular Cell Biology about the topic “A possible SCF-dependent securin degradation in Meiosis I”
October 2004 to December 2008: University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany. Diploma (Master) student for Biochemistry
May 2004: Evangelisch-Humanistisches-Ratsgymnasium Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany. High school diploma
Since September 2016: MRC Laboratories for Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK. Postdoctoral Researcher in the group of Dr. David Barford.
January 2014 to August 2016: MRC Laboratories for Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK. Postdoctoral Researcher in the group of Dr. Melina Schuh.
March 2009 to December 2013: University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany. PhD studies at the Department of Molecular Genetics, in the group of Prof. Dr. Thomas U. Mayer
May 2008 to December 2008: Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried (Munich), Germany. Diploma (Master) thesis at the Department for Molecular Cell Biology, in the group of Dr. Olaf Stemmann
January 2007 to March 2007: helping research associate at the department of Genetics at University of Bayreuth, Advisor: Dr. Stefan Luschnig
Publications (see here for abstracts)
Calcineurin promotes APC/C activation at meiotic exit by acting on both XErp1 and Cdc20. EMBO Rep 2018 December 19, Heim A, Tischer T, Mayer TU
Xenopus laevis Kif18A is a highly processive kinesin required for meiotic spindle integrity. Biology Open 2017 February 22, Möckel MM, Heim A, Tischer T, Mayer TU
The Phosphatase Dusp7 Drives Meiotic Resumption and Chromosome Alignment in Mouse Oocytes. Cell Reports 2016 October 25, Tischer T, Schuh M
Live imaging RNAi screen reveals genes essential for meiosis in mammalian oocytes. Nature 2015 June 6, Pfender S*, Kuznetsov V*, Pasternak M*, Tischer T, Santhanam B, Schuh M
Fluorogenic ATP Analogues for Online Monitoring of ATP Consumption: Observing Ubiquitin Activation in Real Time. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2013 Sep 17, Hacker SM, Pagliarini D, Tischer T, Hardt N, Schneider D, Mex M, Mayer TU, Scheffner M, Marx A
Modulation of cell cycle control during oocyte-to-embryo transitions (Review). EMBO Journal 2013 July 26, Hörmanseder E*, Tischer T*, Mayer TU
The APC/C Inhibitor XErp1/Emi2 Is Essential for Xenopus Early Embryonic Divisions. Science 2012 Sep 27, Tischer T*, Hörmanseder E*, Mayer TU.
Non-proteolytic ubiquitylation counteracts the APC/C-inhibitory function of XErp1. EMBO Rep. 2011 Mar 11, Hörmanseder E*, Tischer T*, Heubes S, Stemmann O, Mayer TU.
September 2014 to August 2016: EMBO Long Term Fellowship
January 2012 to December 2013: Founded within the CRC 969 (University of Konstanz)
June 2009 to December 2011: Fellowship from the Interdisciplinary Research Center Proteostasis (University of Konstanz)
August/September 2007: paleontological internship in Eppelsheim / Mainz organized from the Naturhistorisches Museum Mainz
September 2006: internship at Orthopädiehaus Meyer, Erfurt
April 2002: Social-Diaconatic practical at Christophoruswerk Erfurt
Skills and Qualifications
Programming in PHP, including MySQL and (X)HTML
Certificates in Latin and Ancient Greek