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PD Dr. Dietmar E. Martin
Molecular Systems Biology of Gene Regulation


PD Dr. Dietmar E. Martin
Department Chemie
und Genzentrum München
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Feodor-Lynen-Str. 25
81377 München

Office +49 (0)89 2180-76965 (Rike Menacher)
Phone +49 (0)89 2180-76844
Fax +49 (0)89 2180-76999
Room-Nr. A5.07
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Research Interests

  • Molecular systems biology of gene regulation
  • Regulation of RNA polymerase activity by posttranslational modifications
  • Structure-function analysis of eukaryotic RNA polymerases

Short CV

  • Studied biology at Marburg and Oxford, UK
  • 1999 PhD, Philipps University and Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg
  • 2000-2001 Postdoctoral research at University of Bremen
  • 2002-2008 Postdoctoral research at the Biozentrum, University of Basel, CH
  • Since 2008 Professor and lecturer of Biochemistry at the Gene Center, LMU

Key publications

  • D.E. Martin, A. Soulard, M.N. Hall. Cell, 119, 969-79 (2004).
  • D.E. Martin and M.N. Hall. Curr. Opin. Cell Biol., 17, 158-66 (2005).
  • J.M. Mulet, D.E. Martin, R. Loewith, M.N. Hall. J. Biol. Chem., 281, 33000-7 (2006).