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    Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Chromosome Biology

    • 758 Citations
    20002019
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    Biography

    1992-2003: Studying Botany and Genetics at the University of Vienna, Austria and at the University of Cologne, Germany

    2000: Mag. rer. nat. (MRes in Botany, with distinction; University of Vienna, Austria)

    2003: Dr. rer. nat. (PhD in Genetics, with distinction; University of Vienna, Austria)

    2003-2005: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Chromosome Biology, University of Vienna, Austria

    2005-2007: Erwin Schrödinger-Fellow of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) researching at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, UK

    2007-2013: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, UK

    Since 2013: Lecturer in Molecular Cell Biology; School of Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition; University of Aberdeen, UK

    Education/Academic qualification

    Life Sciences & Medicine, PhD, University of Vienna

    1 Oct 199931 May 2003

    Life Sciences & Medicine, Masters Degree, University of Vienna

    1 Aug 199830 Sep 1999

    Area of Expertise

    • Biological Sciences
    • Genetics
    • Meiosis
    • Homologous Recombination
    • Genome Stability
    • Schizosaccharomyces pombe
    • Candida auris
    • Yeast

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    Schizosaccharomyces Medicine & Life Sciences
    Genetic Recombination Medicine & Life Sciences
    Meiosis Medicine & Life Sciences
    DNA Helicases Medicine & Life Sciences
    Homologous Recombination Medicine & Life Sciences
    Chromosome Segregation Medicine & Life Sciences
    Double-Stranded DNA Breaks Medicine & Life Sciences
    Chromosomes Medicine & Life Sciences

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    Research Output 2000 2019

    • 758 Citations
    • 31 Article
    • 3 Literature review
    • 1 Chapter
    • 1 Editorial

    ABC Transporter Genes Show Upregulated Expression in Drug Resistant Clinical Isolates of Candida auris: a Genome-Wide Characterization of ATP-Binding Cassette (ABC) Transporter Genes

    Wasi, M., Khandelwal, N. K., Moorhouse, A. J., Nair, R., Vishwakarma, P., Ruiz, G. B., Ross, Z. K., Lorenz, A., Rudramurthy, S. M., Chakrabarti, A., Lynn, A. M., Mondal, A. K., Gow, N. A. R. & Prasad, R., 16 Jul 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 16 p., 1445.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    ATP-Binding Cassette Transporters
    Candida
    Genome
    Pharmaceutical Preparations
    Genes
    5 Downloads (Pure)

    DNA sequence differences are determinants of meiotic recombination outcome

    Brown, S. D., Mpaulo, S. J., Asogwa, M. N., Jézéquel, M., Whitby, M. C. & Lorenz, A., 11 Nov 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 10 p., 16446.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Genetic Recombination
    Chromosomes
    DNA Helicases
    Gene Conversion
    Chromosome Segregation
    2 Citations (Scopus)
    5 Downloads (Pure)

    Immediate visualization of recombination events and chromosome segregation defects in fission yeast meiosis

    Li, D., Roca, M., Yuecel, R. & Lorenz, A., Sep 2019, In : Chromosoma. 128, 3, p. 385-396 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Chromosome Segregation
    Schizosaccharomyces
    Meiosis
    Genetic Recombination
    Phenotype
    Open Access
    File
    S Phase Cell Cycle Checkpoints
    Hyphae
    Candida
    DNA Damage
    Yeasts
    3 Citations (Scopus)
    4 Downloads (Pure)

    Rapid and extensive karyotype diversification in haploid clinical Candida auris isolates

    Bravo Ruiz, G., Ross, Z. K., Schelenz, S., Gow, N. A. R. & Lorenz, A., Oct 2019, In : Current Genetics. 65, 5, p. 1217-1228

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Haploidy
    Karyotype
    Candida
    Fungi
    Osmotic Pressure