Michaela Schedel
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Cell Biology
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    Technical University Munich/Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germay, PhD
    Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany, MA, Biology
    Medical School Hannover, Germany, Post-Doctoral Fellow
    National Jewish Health, Denver, Post-Doctoral Fellow
    Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany, Post-Doctral Fellow

    Awards & Recognition

    2012:Young Scientist Awards, European Respiratory Society
    2011: International Trainee Travel Award, American Thoracic Society
    2009-2011: Marie Curie Outgoing Fellowship
    2008-2009: Mentee in the LMUexcellent Mentoring Program, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    2008: Oral Presentation Award, European Association of Asthma and Clinical Immunology
    2008: Junior Member Poster Session Award, European Association of Asthma and Clinical Immunology
    2007: Oral Presentation Award, European Association of Asthma and Clinical Immunology
    2005: Junior Poster Session Award, World Allergy Congress


    Schedel M., Frei R., Bieli C., Cameron L., Adamski J., Lauener R. Kabesch M. (2009). Allele-specific NF-κB binding alters STAT6 expression and contributes to genetic IgE control. J Allergy Clin Immunol, Sep;124(3):583-9.

    Michel S, Liang L, Depner M, Klopp N, Ruether A, Kumar A, Schedel M, Vogelberg C, von Mutius E, von Berg A, Bufe A, Rietschel E, Heinzmann A, Laub O, Simma B, Frischer T, Genuneit J, Gut IG, Schreiber S, Lathrop M, Illig T, Kabesch M. (2010). Unifying candidate gene and GWAS Approaches in Asthma. PLoS One, Nov 12;5(11).

    Joetham A, Okamoto M, Takeda K, Schedel M, Ohnishi H, Dakhama A, Gelfand EW. (2011) CD8 regulates T regulatory cell production of IL-6 and maintains their suppressive phenotype in allergic lung disease. J Immunol, Jan 1;186(1):113-20.

    *Lluis A, Schedel M*, Liu J, Illi S, Depner M, von Mutius E, Kabesch M, Schaub B. (2011). Asthma-associated polymorphisms in 17q21 influence cord blood ORMDL3 and GSDMA gene expression and IL-17 secretion. J Allergy Clin Immunol, Jun;127(6):1587-94, *both authors contributed equally.

    Joetham A, Ohnishi H, Okamoto M, Takeda K, Schedel M, Domenico J, Dakhama A, Gelfand EW. (2012). Loss of T regulatory cell suppression following signaling through the GITR is dependent on c-Jun N-terminal kinase activation. J Biol Chem, Mar 29.

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