Jannike Lea Krause


Jannike Lea Krause

PhD Student within the research group "Immune regulation and Environmental factors"

Department of Environmental Immunology
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 235-1542
Fax: +49 341 235-1787

Jannike Lea Krause
Foto: Sebastian Wiedling/UFZ

Research Interests

  • Immune modification by the microbiome and the influence of chemicals on microbial communities

Curriculum vitae / Scientific career

since 01/2017

PhD student at the Department of Environmental Immunology at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany
Thesis: "Analysis of the influence of Glyphosate with regard to microbiome mediated effects on specialized immune cells, the mucosal invariant T cells (MAIT cells)"

since 10/2015

Postgraduate study of Toxicology and Environmental protection at the University of Leipzig

05/2013 - 08/2013

University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Department of Molecular Biology
Project assistant - pre-investment study: "Dependence of the N-linked glycosylation of the GlcNAc-1-phosphotransferase for the proteolytic activation with the Site-1-protease"

01/2012 - 12/2014

Nordische Ölwerke Walther Carroux GmbH & Co. KG
Laboratory assistant - quality control oleochemicals

08/2011 - 10/2011

Research Center Borstel - Leibniz-Center for Medicine and Bioscineces, Department of Biophysics
Project assistant - pre-investment study: "Visualisation of the effect of antimicrobial peptides (AMP) to different cancer cell lines and permeabilisation of LUV with AMP"

08/2010 - 08/2011

University of Hamburg, Department of Biochemistry
Project assistant - pre-investment study: "Filtration and crystallisation of the superoxide dismutase of Onchocerca volvulus"

10/2009 - 06/2015

Study of Molecular Life Sciences at the University of Hamburg

Bachelor of Science at the Department of Plant Molecular Biology at the University of Hamburg (2012)

Master of Science at the Department of Immunology at the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (2015)
Thesis: "Analysis concerning the influence of programmed death ligand-1 (PD-L1) in CD8+ T cell stimulation"

02/2008 - 04/2009

mibe GmbH Arzneimittel
Laboratory assistant - quality control microbiology

08/2004 - 08/2006

Bernd-Blindow-Schulen gGmbH, Leipzig
Technical assistant for chemical and biological laboratories (BCTA)


since 01/2017    Doctoral scholarship of the German Environmental Foundation (DBU)


Gross S, Wilms D, Krause J, Brezesinski G, Andrä J. (2013): Design of NK-2-derived peptides with improved activity against equine sarcoid cells. J. Pept. Sci.; 19: 619-628.

Banković J*, Andrä J*, Todorović N, Ana P-R, Đorđe M, Krause J, Ruždijić S, Tanić N, Pešić M. (2013): The elimination of P-glycoprotein over-expressing cancer cells by antimicrobial cationic peptide NK-2: the unique way of multi-drug resistance modulation.
Exp. Cell Res:; 319: 1013-1027. *equal contribution