Falk Ponath successfully defended his dissertation
Investigating the molecular biology of Fusobacterium nucleatum
On December 21, Falk Ponath successfully defended his doctoral dissertation. He joined the HIRI in November 2017 and started his PhD project in the research group “RNA Biology of Bacterial Infections” with principal investigator and primary supervisor Jörg Vogel.
Falk explored the post-transcriptional regulation of the cancer-associated pathogen Fusobacterium nucleatum and was supported by the “Dr. Eckernkamp Fellowship program” of the Würzburg-based Vogel Stiftung.