Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Dieterich

 

Full Professor
Section of Bioinformatics and Computational Cardiology
Klaus Tschira Institute for Integrative Computational Cardiology &
Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Germany

 

SCIENTIFIC VITA

1994 – 2000 MSc in Technical Biology
University of Stuttgart
2000 – 2001 MRes in Bioinformatics
University of York, United Kingdom
2001 – 2005 PhD in Bioinformatics
Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics and Free University, Berlin
2005 – 2009 Bioinformatics Research Assistant
Evolutionary Biology Department, MPI for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
2009 – 2013 Scientific Platform Leader (Bioinformatics)
Institute for Medical Systems Biology, Max Delbrück Centre for Molecular Medicine, Berlin
Since 2009 Research Group Leader, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics and Translational Biotechnology, Heidelberg
2013 – 2015 Head of Bioinformatics
Research Group ‘Computational RNA Biology & Ageing’ and Bioinformatics Core Facility Leader, MPI for Biology of Ageing, Cologne
Since 2015 Principal Investigator
DZHK – German Center for Cardiovascular Research
Since 2015 Full Professor
Section of Bioinformatics and Computational CardiologyKlaus Tschira Institute for Integrative Computational Cardiology & Department of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Heidelberg

 

SCIENTIFIC COORDINATION

2018 Site Coordinator
BMBF HiGHmed consortium
University Hospital Heidelberg

 

RELEVANT PUBLICATIONS

Boehm, Volker; Britto-Borges, Thiago; Steckelberg, Anna-Lena; Singh, Kusum K.; Gerbracht, Jennifer V.; Gueney, Elif; Blazquez, Lorea; Altmüller, Janine; Dieterich, Christoph*; Gehring, Niels H.*
‘Exon junction complexes suppress spurious splice sites to safeguard transcriptome integrity.’ Molecular Cell 2018, in press

Siede, D.; Rapti, K.; Gorska, A. A.; Katus, H. A.; Altmüller, J.; Boeckel, J. N.; Meder, B.; Maack, C.; Völkers, M.; Müller, O. J.; Backs, J. & Dieterich, C. (2017), ‚Identification of circular RNAs with host gene-independent expression in human model systems for cardiac differentiation and disease.‘, Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology 109, 48–56.

Malone, B.; Atanassov, I.; Aeschimann, F.; Li, X.; Großshans, H. & Dieterich, C. (2017), ‚Bayesian prediction of RNA translation from ribosome profiling.‘, Nucleic acids research 45, 2960–2972.

Piechotta, M.; Wyler, E.; Ohler, U.; Landthaler, M. & Dieterich, C. (2017), ‚JACUSA: site-specific identification of RNA editing events from replicate sequencing data.‘, BMC bioinformatics 18, 7.

Tain, L. S.; Sehlke, R.; Jain, C.; Chokkalingam, M.; Nagaraj, N.; Essers, P.; Rassner, M.; Grönke, S.; Froelich, J.; Dieterich, C.; Mann, M.; Alic, N.; Beyer, A. & Partridge, L. (2017), ‚A proteomic atlas of insulin signalling reveals tissue-specific mechanisms of longevity assurance.‘, Molecular systems biology 13, 939.