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Esra Peker - PhD candidate

 

Address:

Institut für Biochemie

Zülpicher Str. 47A 50674 Köln

Phone: +49-(0)221-470-4589

E-mail: epeker(at)smail.uni-koeln.de

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

2012-2015 B.Sc. in Chemistry at the University of Cologne

2016-2018 M.Sc. in Chemistry at the University of Cologne, master thesis in the Riemer lab

Since June 2018 - Ph.D. student in the Riemer Lab

 

Publications

  • Li X, Straub J, Medeiros TC, Mehra C, den Brave F, Peker E, Atanassov I, Stillger K, Michaelis JB, Burbridge E, Adrain C, Münch C, Riemer J, Becker T, Pernas LF (2022) Mitochondria shed their outer membrane in response to infection-induced stress. Science 375(6577)_eabi4343

  • Peker E, Erdogan AJ, Volkov AN*, Riemer J* (2021) Erv1 and Cytochrome c Mediate Rapid Electron Transfer via A Collision-Type Interaction. J Mol Biol. 433(15):167045

  • Murschall LM*, Peker E*, MacVicar T, Langer T, Riemer J (2021) Protein Import Assay into Mitochondria Isolated from Human Cells. Bio-protocol 11 (12), e4057-e4057

  • Murschall L, Gerhards A, MacVicar T, Peker E, Hasberg L, Wawra S, Langer T, Riemer J (2020) The conserved negatively charged C-terminal region of human MIA40 stabilizes the precursor in the cytosol during slow posttranslational mitochondrial import. BMC Biology, 18(1):96

  • Calabrese G, Peker E, Amponsah PS, Hoehne MN, Riemer T, Mai M, Bienert GP, Deponte M, Morgan B, Riemer J. (2019) Hyperoxidation of mitochondrial peroxiredoxin limits H2O2-induced cell death in yeast. EMBO J 2019 Aug 7:e101552. doi: 10.15252/embj.2019101552