Welcome to the Ott lab @ University of Freiburg

On the following pages we have assembled some information on different aspects of our recent research on plant cell biology, teaching and services. Just follow the different links from the menu bar. Our research focus is on membrane dynamics and signalling during plant-microbe interactions. Here, we study the molecular mechanisms that enable host cells to…

Our work in CIBSS

Our work in frame of the newly funded excellence cluster ‘Centre for Integrative Biological Signalling Studies‘ (CIBSS) was just highlighted in the online magazine of the University of Freiburg. If you are interested, read the full article.

PhD position available

Applications are invited for a Ph.D. position to join the Group of Marco Trujillo at the University of Freiburg. Research in the Trujillo lab (www.trujillolab.com) focuses on understanding ubiquitin signalling and its roles in the regulation of immune responses and general protein homeostasis. Previous and ongoing research in the Lab has uncovered key roles of…

EMBO course on Electron Microscopy

Registration is open for the EMBO course “Advanced methods of electron microscopy in cell biology” held between 10-20 June 2019 in České Budějovice, Czech Republic. We are also happy to announce that the head of our Electron Microscopy Facility, Marta Rodriguez-Franco, will be teaching there as well. Don’t miss to register and get inspired there.…

Merry Christmas!

The whole Ott lab would like to thank all collaborators, students and friends for this great year 2018 where we have started a number of new projects and methods that will be further developed in the future. We wish everyone (even reviewer 3 🙂 ) now some peaceful days over christmas and a healthy and…

New confocal microscope funded!

We just received a letter from our funding agency (DFG) stating that our application for a new confocal microscope was fully accepted! So finally FLIM will be available in our imaging facility @MIAP_Freiburg. Thanks to all anonymous reviewers and DFG for the support.