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Maximilian Rüppell

PhD Student

    Maximilian Rüppell
    Biomicrotechnology, Dept. of Microsystems Engineering
    Faculty of Engineering
    Georges-Köhler-Allee 102
    79110 Freiburg i.Br.
    Tel.: +49 (0)761 203 67744


     

     


Research Project

  • Excitation inhibition balance in cultured neuronal networks

 

Research Topics

  • Natural differences and artificial changes of E/I balance in neuronal networks
  • Network bursting dependency on E/I balance

 

Techniques

  • Dissociated cell cultures
  • Multielectrode array (MEA) recordings 
  • Patch clamp
  • Immunocytochemistry
  • Viral transduction/optogenetic tools (planned)

 

CV

Academic Background

  • Since 05/2014: PhD student at University of Freiburg & Bernstein Center Freiburg, group Prof. Ulrich Egert
  • 12/2012 – 6/2013: Master thesis at Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research Heidelberg, Germany, Department of Biomedical Optics, group Dr. Johann Bollmann: “Influence of visual feedback on locomotion in zebrafish”
  • 2010-2013: Master in “Molecular Biotechnology” at University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • 2010: Bachelor thesis at University of Heidelberg, Germany, Department of Physical Chemistry, group Prof. Motomu Tanaka: „Gallium Nitride as Biosensor Material“
  • 2007-2010: Bachelor in “Molecular Biotechnology” at University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • 2007: Abitur, Bischof-Neumann-Schule Königstein, Germany

 

Research Positions

  • Since 05/2014: PhD studies, Biomicrotechnology, Dept. of Microsystems Engineering, Albert-Ludwigs University and Bernstein Center Freiburg, Germany
  • 09/2013 – 03/2014: Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research Heidelberg, Germany, Department of Biomedical Optics, group Dr. Johann Bollmann

 

Teaching Activities

  • 2014 & 2015: Tutor in Neurophysiology II (for Master Students) “Physiology of living brain slices”, University of Freiburg, Germany

 

Publications

Awards 

  • Since 06/2015: Scholarship of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Promotionsförderung)
  • 2009-2013: Scholarship of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Studienförderung)

Articles 

  • Weiss, J., Theile, D., Rüppell, M. A., Speck, T., Spalwisz, A., & Haefeli, W. E. (2013). Interaction profile of macitentan, a new non-selective endothelin-1 receptor antagonist, in vitro. European Journal of Pharmacology, 701, 168–175. doi:10.1016/j.ejphar.2013.01.010

 

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