Curriculum Vitae

Martina Maaß

for2240 | Martina Maaß

Department of Ophthalmology
Division of Dry-Eye and ocular GVHD
Ocular Surface Group
University of Cologne
Kerpener Strasse 62
50937 Cologne, GERMANY
Email: martina.maass@uk-koeln.de

Scientific career

2003 Diploma Biology, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

2009 – 2018 Scientist and PhD student, Department of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital of Cologne

since 2011 Scientist, Department of Ophthalmology, Ocular Surface Group, University Hospital of Cologne

2020 PhD, Department of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital of Cologne

since 2020 Affiliated Scientist of Project N1 “Lymph- and hemangiogenesis in ocular Graft-versus-Host Disease” of the DFG Research Unit FOR 2240 “Angiogenesis, Lymphangiogenesis and Cellular Immunity in Inflammatory Diseases of the Eye” at the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Cologne

Selected publications

Sahito RGA, Sheng X, Maass M, Mikhael N, Hamad S, Heras-Bautista CO, Derichsweiler D, Spitkovsky D, Suhr F, Khalil M, Brockmeier K, Halbach M, Saric T, Hescheler J, Krausgrill B, Pfannkuche K. In Vitro Grown Micro-Tissues for Cardiac Cell Replacement Therapy in Vivo. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2019; 52(6): 1309-1324

Maass M, Krausgrill B, Eschrig S, Kaluschke T, Urban K, Peinkofer G, Plenge TG, Oeckenpöhler S, Raths M, Ladage D, Halbach M, Hescheler J, Müller-Ehmsen J. Intramyocardially Transplanted Neonatal Cardiomyocytes (NCMs) Show Structural and Electrophysiological Maturation and Integration and Dose-Dependently Stabilize Function of Infarcted Rat Hearts. Cell Transplant. 2017, 26(1): 157-170

Keller K, Maass M, Dizayee S, Leiss V, Annala S, Köth J, Seemann WK, Müller-Ehmsen J,Mohr K, Nürnberg B, Engelhardt S, Herzig S, Birnbaumer L,Matthes J. Lack of Gαi2 leads to dilative cardiomyopathy and increased mortality in β1-adrenoceptor overexpressing mice. Cardiovasc Res. 2015; 108(3): 348-56