Angelika Einwich, PhD student


Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen

AG Neurosensorik/Animal Navigation, IBU
Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Strasse 9-11
D-26129 Oldenburg

Phone: +49 (0) 441 798 3081
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email: henrik.mouritsen(at)

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Nadine Ruthenberg

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Angelika Einwich, PhD student

Angelika Einwich, PhD student

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Name: Angelika Einwich

Adress: AG Neurosensorik/Animal Navigation, IBU

Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Strasse 9-11,

D-26129 Oldenburg


Phone: +49 (0) 441 798 3180

Fax: +49 (0) 441 798 3284



Okt 2013-present: PhD student at Department of Biology, University of Oldenburg, Germany, AG Animal Navigation/"Neurosensorik" (Group leader: Prof. Dr. H. Mouritsen).
Project: "The role of cryptochromes in magnetoreception"


2003-2011: Diploma studies of Molecular Biology (Mag.rer.nat.), University of Vienna, Austria
Thesis: “Konstitutive und induzierte ABCD2-Expression in primären und immortalisierten humanen Monozyten” (Supervisor: Prof. Johannes Berger, Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna)


2018: Günther, A., Einwich, A., Sjulstok, E., Feederle, R., Bolte, P., Koch, K.-W., Solov’yov, I.A., Mouritsen, H. (2018) Double-Cone Localization and Seasonal Expression Pattern Suggest a Role in Magnetoreception for European Robin Cryptochrome 4. Current Biology 28,

2016: Bolte P., Bleibaum F., Einwich A., Günther A., Liedvogel M., Heyers D., Depping A., Wöhlbrand L., Rabus R., Janssen-Bienhold U., Mouritsen H. (2016) Localisation of the Putative Magnetoreceptor Chryptochrome 1b in the Rentinae of Migratory Birds and Homing Pigeons. PloS ONE 11: e0147819. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0147819

2014: Weber F.D., Weinhofer I., Einwich A., Forss-Petter S., Muneer Z., Maier H., Weber W.H., Berger J. (2014) Evaluation of Retinoids for Induction of the Redundant Gene ABCD2 as an Alternative Treatment Option in X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy.PLoS One 9(7):e103742. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103742. eCollection 2014

2013: Weber, F.D., Wiesinger, C., Forss-Petter, S., Regelsberger, G., Einwich, A., Weber, W.H.A., Köhler, W., Stockinger, H., Berger, J. (2013) X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy: very long-chain fatty acid metabolism is severely impaired in monocytes but not in lymphocytes. Hum. Mol. Genet. First published online: December 20, 2013. doi:10.1093/hmg/ddt645


Einwich, A., Bolte, P., Bleibaum, F., Heyers, D. & Mouritsen, H. (2014) Are cryptochromes really the magnetoreceptor proteins? Knocking-down the putative magnetic field sensors using RNA interference. Gordon Research Seminar Bioelectrochemistry, July 5-6, 2014, Biddeford (MA).

Muneer, Z., Einwich A. , Forss-Petter S. & Berger J. (2012) Pharmacological induction of ABCD2 in human monocytic THP-1 cells and mouse primary peritoneal macrophages, 3rd Open European Peroxisome Meeting (OPEM) meeting, July 5–6, 2012, Dijon, France

Dahlin, E., Stigsdotter Neely A., Einwich A. & Nyberg L., (2009) Training of task shifting – Design and pilot testing of an upcoming fMRI study, 4th annual meeting of the Nordic Center of Excellence in Cognitive Control, May 11–12, 2009, Tartu, Estonia


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