LOEWE Zentrum für
Insektenbiotechnologie
& Bioressourcen

Julia Kurth

Dr. rer. nat.

Projektmanagerin des LOEWE-Schwerpunktes „Insektenbiotechnologie“

Telefon: +49 641 99-39508

E-Mail: Julia.Kurth@ime.fraunhofer.de

Raum: 784

Gebäude: HBR58

Kurzlebenslauf

Seit 2014 Projektmanagerin des LOEWE-Schwerpunktes „Insektenbiotechnologie“
2008–2014

Senior Scientist, R&D, Janssen Infectious Diseases-Diagnostics BVBA (Johnson & Johnson, Belgien)

Projektleiterin Drug Discovery, Identifizierung von Wirkstoffkandidaten gegen immunologische und virale Ziele

Projekt- und Portfoliomanagement für die F&E Pipeline
2004–2008 Scientist, R&D, Tibotec BVBA (Johnson & Johnson), Belgien
2003–2004 Postdoc, Institut für Zellbiologie, Universität Essen (Prof. Dr. R. Küppers)
1997–2003 Promotion, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln (Prof. Dr. K. Rajewsky)
1997 Diplomarbeit, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln (Prof. Dr. K. Rajewsky)
1991–1997 Studium Biologie an den Universitäten Köln und Bonn

Publikationen

Lavens D, Peelman F, Van der Heyden J, Uyttendaele I, Catteeuw D, Verhee A, Van Schoubroec, B, Kurth J, Hallenberger S, Clayton R, Tavernier J (2010) Definition of the interacting interfaces of Apobec3G and HIV-1 Vif using MAPPIT mutagenesis analysis Nucleic Acids Research, 38 (2) , 1902-1912.
Heyndrickx L, Vermoesen T, Vereecken K, Kurth J, Coppens S, Aerts L, Ohagen A, Van Herrewege Y, Lewi P, Vanham G (2008) Antiviral compounds show enhanced activity in HIV-1 single cycle pseudovirus assays as compared to classical PBMC assays Journal of Virological Methods, 148 (1-2) , 166-173.
Siemer D, Kurth J, Lang S, Lehnerdt G, Stanelle J, Küppers R (2008) EBV transformation overrides gene expression patterns of B cell differentiation stages Molecular Immunology, 45 (11) , 3133-3141.
Bechtel D, Kurth J, Unkel C, Küppers R (2005) Transformation of BCR-deficient germinal-center B cells by EBV supports a major role of the virus in the pathogenesis of Hodgkin and posttransplantation lymphomas Blood, 106 (13) , 4345-4350.
Kurth J, Hansmann ML, Rajewsky K, Küppers R (2003) Epstein-Barr virus-infected B cells expanding in germinal centers of infectious mononucleosis patients do not participate in the germinal center reaction Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 100 (8) , 4730-4735.
Kurth J, Perniok A, Schmitz R, Iking-Konert C, Chiorazzi N, Thompson KM, Winkler T, Rajewsky K, Küppers R (2002) Lack of deleterious somatic mutations in the CD95 gene of plasmablasts from systemic lupus erythematosus patients and autoantibody-producing cell lines European Journal of Immunology, 32 (12) , 3785-3792.
Spieker T, Kurth J, Küppers R, Rajewsky K, Bräuninger A, Hansmann ML (2000) Molecular single-cell analysis of the clonal relationship of small Epstein-Barr virus-infected cells and Epstein-Barr virus-harboring Hodgkin and Reed/Sternberg cells in Hodgkin disease Blood, 96 (4) , 3133-3138.