Heide Genau


Heide Genau VHeide Genau studied Human Biology at Philipps University Marburg specializing in Biochemistry and Cell Biology. She received her diploma in 2011 and subsequently moved to the lab of Dr. Christian Behrends at the Institute of Biochemistry II (Goethe University Frankfurt am Main) to pursue her PhD. During her time in Christian Behrends’s group she studied local ubiquitination by Cullin-RING-ligases and the involvement of ATG8 proteins in this process and graduated at the end of 2015. Since October 2015 she is project coordinator of the newly established Collaborative Research Center/Sonderforschungsbereich (CRC/SFB) 1177 on selective autophagy (www.SFB1177.de).