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Dr. Gurjot Kaur

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (PostDoc)

Tel.: 07531-884664

gurjot.kaur[at]uni-konstanz.de

Raum M1004

Forschung

Gurjot Kaur is the current post-doctoral researcher at our Ecotoxicology group. Her main research interests include ‘Transporters involved in microcystin cytotoxicity’ and ‘Ion channels involved in neurotoxicity’ in humans. She holds expertise in molecular and cellular biology techniques and is passionate about environmental preservation.

Curriculum vitae

    Since 04.2016: Post-Doc (Human and Environmental Toxicology), University Konstanz, Germany

    08.2014 – 03.2016: Post-Doc (Developmental Neurobiology), University Konstanz, Germany

    02.2009 – 05.2013: PhD (Pharmaceutical Sciences), University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

    07.2006 – 07.2008: M.S. Pharm (Biotechnology), National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, S.A.S. Nagar, India

    07.2002 – 07.2006: B. Pharm, Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Delhi, India

       

      Publikationen

      Journalartikel

      1.       Kaur G, Pinggera A, Ortner NJ, Lieb A, Sinnegger-Brauns MJ, Yarov-Yarovoy V, Obermair GJ, Flucher BE, Striessnig J. A Polybasic Plasma Membrane Binding Motif in the I-II Linker Stabilizes Voltage-gated CaV1.2 Calcium Channel Function. J Biol Chem. 2015 Aug 21;290(34):21086-100. PMID: 26100638

      2.       Scharinger A, Eckrich S, Vandael DH, Schönig K, Koschak A, Hecker D, Kaur G, Lee A, Sah A, Bartsch D, Benedetti B, Lieb A, Schick B, Singewald N, Brauns MJ, Carbone E, Engel J, Striessnig J. Cell-type-specific tuning of Cav1.3 Ca2+-channels by a C-terminal automodulatory domain. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Aug 24;9:309. PMID: 2637949

      3.       Striessnig J, Pinggera A, Kaur G, Bock G, Tuluc P. L-type Ca2+ channels in heart and brain. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Membr Transp Signal. 2014 Mar 1;3(2):15-38. PMID: 24683526

      4.       Gebhart M, Juhasz-Vedres G, Zuccotti A, Brandt N, Engel J, Trockenbacher A, Kaur G, Obermair GJ, Knipper M, Koschak A, Striessnig J. Modulation of Cav1.3 Ca2+ channel gating by Rab3 interacting molecule. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2010 Jul;44(3):246-59. PMID: 20363327

      5.       Kaur G, Roy I. Therapeutic applications of aptamers. Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 2008 Jan;17(1):43-60. PMID: 18095918

      Konferenzen

      • Conference of Indian Pharmacological society(IPS-2007), National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research NIPER, Mohali, November 1-3, 2007
      • 17th Scientific Symposium of the Austrian Pharmacological Society (APHAR), Innsbruck, Austria, Sept 2011
      • Calcium Signaling: Molecular Mechanisms and Integrative Functions, Joint Meeting (SFB894/MCBO/GK1326), Homburg, Germany, Nov 2011
      • Poster presentation in 12th Annual Meeting of the Austrian Neuroscience Association (ANA), Alpbach, Austria, Sept 2011
      • Poster presentation in Neuroscience international meeting (SFN), New Orleans, USA, Oct 2012

      Preise

      First Prize for poster titled ‘Lipid Interactions of voltage-gated calcium channels’ at the MCBO Science Day, March 2013, Innsbruck, Austria.

      First Prize for poster titled ‘Modulatory interactions with the I-II linker of L-type calcium channels’ at the 7TH Meeting of Doctoral Students from Innsbruck medical university and of the life science disciplines of the Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck, Austria.

      Top scorer (9.82\10), M.S. Pharm, Department of Biotechnology, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), India.

      Zusätzliche Informationen

      Student representative of the MCBO graduate program (nov. 2009- july 2012) at the University of Innsbruck (international programme -http://mcbo.at/) 

      Editorial assistant of “CRIPS ” (2007), a quarterly official publication of National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), India

      Organizing committee member of 6th and 7TH Meeting of Doctoral Students from Innsbruck medical university and of the life science disciplines of the Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck (2010-2011)

      Student Moderator of 3rd life science meeting, University of Innsbruck, 23-24 Sept. 2011 (http://www.uibk.ac.at/ipoint/blog/912757.html)

      Member of Student judge council in 3rd life science meeting, University of Innsbruck, 23-24 Sept. 2011