Johanna Tenner,
Master Student - 04.2018 - 03.2019

Johanna is from Germany and carried out her Bachelor of Science degree in Biotechnology at Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg. Her Master’s thesis project focused on the impact of Oncostatin M on stromal cells. 

Caitlin Jukes, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral researcher - 07.2018 - 12.2019

Caitlin is from the United Kingdom. She obtained her PhD from The University of Glasgow during which investigated the factors that influence Clostridium difficile infection. Caitlin joined the lab in July 2018 and was working on a project to determine how bacteria derived metabolites are able to influence immune cell phenotype. 

Saskia Hainbuch,
Master Student - 05.2019 - 10.2020

Saskia is from Germany and graduated from Goethe-University in Frankfurt with a degree in Bioscience. Saskia performed her Master’s thesis, as part of a program at Humboldt-University. She investigated the effect of different cytokines on the expression of the OSM receptor in epithelial organoids. Saskia completed her Master thesis in 09/2020. 

Elena von Coburg,
Master Student - 08.2019 - 10.2020

Elena von Coburg is from Germany and is a student of Nutrition Science at the University of Potsdam. Her Master’s thesis project investigated the impact of bacterial metabolites on immune cells. Elena completed her Master thesis in 09/2020. 

Zuzanna Borek,
Research associate - 01.2018 - 10.2020

Zuzanna Borek comes from Poland, where she did her Masters in Biotechnology at Jagiellonian University. She joined the Hegazy Lab in 2017 and was focusing on analysing single cell datasets from IBD patients from both mass cytometry (CyTOF) and single-cell RNA sequencing experiments. 

Yu-Hsin Hsieh,
Research assistant - 09.2018 - 01.2021
Yu-Hsin (Josh) is from Taiwan. He graduated from the National Taiwan University with a Master Degree in Molecular Medicine. Josh joined the Hegazy Lab as a research assistant in September 2018 and has been characterising the phenotype and functional properties of circulating and gut-resident T cells in health and disease.