Martina Gruber

Personal Data

Martina Gruber, MSc.

Nationality: Austria

Date of Birth: 21. 08. 1991

E-Mail-Address: martina.gruber@i-med.ac.at

 

Education

since July 2016

PhD student in the Doctoral Program “Molecular Cell Biology and Oncology (MCBO), Department of Urology, Medical University Innsbruck

2014 - 2016

Master Program Microbiology, University of Innsbruck

2009 – 2012

Diploma studies Biomedical Sciences, Academy for Biomedical Sciences, LKH Steyr

2005 – 2009

Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium Ried/Innkreis, thematic priority: health and science

Professional Experience and Practical Training

October 2015 – March 2016

Master Thesis: Fungicidal Activity of N-Chlorotaurine in Cystic Fibrosis Sputum Medium

in the work group of Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. univ. Markus Nagl

Department of Hygiene, Microbiology and Public Health, Division of Hygiene and Medical Microbiology, Medical University Innsbruck

October 2012 – September 2014

Biomedical Scientist

Institute for Clinical Pathology, Microbiology and Infection Diagnostics, Hospital Barmherzige Schwestern, Ried/Innkreis

 June 2012 – August 2012

Practical Training in Clinical Chemistry and Haematology

Medical diagnostic laboratory of Dr. Stangassinger, Dornbirn

March 2012 – May 2012

Practical Training in Microbiology, Histology, Molecular Biology and Serology

Institute for Clinical Pathology, Microbiology and Infection Diagnostics, Hospital Barmherzige Schwestern, Ried/Innkreis

July 2011 – September 2011

Stay abroad

Research Project: Molecular events in cartilage disease

in the work group of Janine Post, PhD, Assistant Professor

MIRA Institute for Biomedical Technology and Technical Medicine, Enschede, The Netherlands

August 2009 – September 2009

Internship at Johannes-Kepler University

Research Project: Atomic Force Microscopy

in the work group of Dr. Andreas Ebner

Biophysics Institute, Johannes-Kepler University, Linz

September 2008

Internship at Johannes-Kepler University

Research Project: Transdermal Measurement of Red Blood Cell Motion in Superficial Capillaries

in the work group of Univ.-Prof.Dipl.-Ing.Dr. Bernhard Zagar

Institute for Measurement Technology, Johannes-Kepler University, Linz

 

Oral & Poster Presentations

1.     Poster Presentation at the 25th Meeting of the EAU Section of Urological Research (ESUR18), 10/2018, Athens, Greece

Title: The role of p300 in human prostate tumor-initiating cells and chemotherapy resistance

2.     Poster Presentation at the AACR Annual Meeting, 04/2018, Chicago (IL), USA

Title: Transcriptional integrator p300 in human prostate tumor-initiating cells

3.     Oral Presentation at the 2nd Translational Science Meeting, 11/2018, Innsbruck, Austria

Title: The role of p300 in human tumor-initiating prostate cancer cells & chemotherapy resistance

4.     Oral Presentation at the 1st Translational Science Meeting, 10/2017, Innsbruck, Austria

Title: Transcriptional integrator p300 in human prostate tumor-initiating cells

5.     Oral Presentation at the 9th OEGMBT Annual Meeting & 8th Life Science Meeting Innsbruck “Molecular and cellular mechanisms of human diseases”, 09/2017, Innsbruck, Austria

Title: Transcriptional integrator p300 in human prostate tumor-initiating cells 

 

Publications in peer-reviewed Journals

The STAT3 Inhibitor Galiellalactone Reduces IL6-Mediated AR Activity in Benign and Malignant Prostate Models

Handle F, Puhr M, Schaefer G, Lorito N, Hoefer J, Gruber M, Guggenberger F, Santer FR, Marques RB, van Weerden WM, Claessens F, Erb HHH, Culig Z

Mol Cancer Ther. 2018 Dec 17 (12): 2722-2731. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-18-0508. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

 

Bactericidal and Fungicidal Activity of N-Chlorotaurine Is Enhanced in Cystic Fibrosis Sputum Medium

Gruber M, Moser I, Nagl M, Lackner M

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Apr 24: 61(5). pii: e02527-16. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02527-16. Print 2017 May.

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