Group Members

(For e-mail, just click on the name after "e-mail")

Dr. Klaas Martinus Pos
Professor & Group Leader     
phone +49-(0)69-798-29251
e-mail:

Beate Braungart     
Administrative assistant
phone +49-(0)69-798-29238
e-mail:

Senior Scientists

Dr. Oliver Richter     
phone +49-(0)69-798-29240
e-mail: 

Dr. Heng-Keat Tam
phone: +49-(0)69-798-29242
e-mail: 

Postdocs

Dr. Reinke Müller
phone: +49-(0)69 - 798 29241
e-mail:

Graduate students

Selena Đorđević-Marquardt
Phone: +49-(0)69 - 798 29241
e-mail: 

Wuen Ee (Wendy) Foong
Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29242
Email: 

Jessica Kobylka
Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29240
Email:

Miriam Kuth
Phone: +49-(0)69-798-29240
Email:

Alina Ornik-Cha     
phone +49-(0)69-798-29241
e-mail:

Julia Wilhelm    
phone +49-(0)69-798-29241
e-mail: 

Narek Yousefian
phone+49-(0)69-798-29241
e-mail: 

Technicians

Jasmin El-Delik       
phone +49-(0)69-798-29240
e-mail:

Christian Groß
phone: +49-(0)69-798-29236
e-mail:

Andrea Herrmann
phone +49-(0)69-798-29242
e-mail.

Publications 2020

Marine, E., Millner, D. S., Lambert, C., Sockett, R. E., Pos, K. M.* (2020) A novel method to determine antibiotic sensitivity in Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus reveals a DHFR-dependent natural trimethoprim resistance. Sci. Rep., accepted.

Foong, W. E., Wilhelm, J., Tam, H. K.#, Pos, K. M#*. (2020) Tigecycline efflux in Acinetobacter baumannii is mediated by TetA in synergy with RND-type efflux transporters. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 10.1093/jac/dkaa015
Pubmed

Tam. H. K., Malviya, V. N., Foong, W. E., Herrmann, A., Malloci G., Ruggerone P., Vargiu A. V.*, Pos K. M.* (2020) Binding and transport of carboxylated drugs by the multidrug transporter AcrB. J. Mol. Biol. 10.1016/j.jmb.2019.12.025
Pubmed

Kobylka, J#., Kuth, M. S.#, Müller, R#. T., Geertsma, E. R., Pos, K. M.* (2020) AcrB: a mean, keen, drug efflux machine. Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 1459: 38-68 10.1111/nyas.14239
Pubmed

Publications 2019

Tietgen, M., Kramer, J. S., Brunst, Djahanschiri, B., Wohra, S., Higgins, P. G., Weidensdorfer, M., Riedel-Christ, S., Pos, K. M., Gonzaga, A. Steglich, M., Nübel, U., Ebersberger, I., Proschak, E., Göttig, S. (2019) Identification of the novel class
D β-lactamase OXA-679 involved in carbapenem resistance in 
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. dkz080 doi:10.1093/jac/dkz080
Pubmed

Foong, W. E., Tam, H. K., Crames, J. J., Averhoff, B., Pos, K. M.* (2019) The chloramphenicol/H+ antiporter CraA of Acinetobacter baumannii AYE reveals a broad substrate specificity. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. dkz024 doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz024
Pubmed

# = equally contributed

* = corresponding aut