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Florian Krammer

  • Academic Degree: Dipl.-Ing. Dr.  Bakk. techn.
  • PostDoc
  • Date of Birth: 17. 12.1982
  • Place of Birth: Voitsberg, Styria, Austria
  • Citizenship: Austria
  • Now @ Palese Lab / Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, NY

 


Education

  • 2010 - : PostDoc at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Palese Lab
  • 2010: PostDoc at the Vienna Institute of BioTechnology (VIBT)
  • 2008 to 2010: PhD thesis at the Vienna Institute of BioTechnology (VIBT) concerning Influenza Virus Vaccine Design
  • 2005 - 2007: Master's Study "Biotechnology", at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna
  • 2006 – 2007: Diploma thesis at the Baculo Virus Group of Prof. Reingard Grabherr, Institute of Applied Microbiology (IAM): “Generation, characterization and optimization of insect cell derived influenza A virus like particles“
  • 2002 - 2005: Bachelor's Study "Food Science and Biotechnology" at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna
  • 1994 - 2001:  BRG Voitsberg
  • 1992 - 1994: BG Voitsberg

Employment History

  • July - October 2004, 2005, 2006: Trainee at Baxter Bioscience, Orth a.d. Donau
  • 2004 - 2006: Tutor at the Institute of Chemistry, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna
  • 2002 - 2004: Warehouse- and Deliveryman at Grünbeck Prozeßtechnik, Vienna
  • October 2001 - May 2002: Military Service in Graz
  • July - September 2000 and 2001: Trainee at Berglandmilch Gen. m. b. H., Voitsberg

Publications

 

  • Papers
    • Krammer, F., Pontiller, J., Tauer, C., Palmberger, D., Maccani, M., Baumann, M. and Grabherr, R.: Evaluation of the Influenza A Replicon for Transient Expression of Recombinant Proteins in Mammalian Cells. Plos One 2010
    • Krammer, F. and Grabherr, R.: Alternative influenza vaccines made by insect cells. Trends in Molecular Medicine, Review, 2010
    • Krammer , F. , Schinko, T., Messner, P., Palmberger, D., Ferko, B. and Grabherr, R.: Influenza virus-like particles as an antigen carrier platform for the presentation of the ESAT-6 epitope of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Journal of Virological Methods 2010
    • Krammer, F., Schinko, T., Palmberger, D:, Tauer, C., Messner, P. and Grabherr, R.: Trichoplusia ni cells (High FiveTM) are highly efficient for the production of Influenza A virus-like particles; a comparison of two insect cell lines as production platforms for influenza vaccines.  Molecular Biotechnology 2010
    • Krammer, F., Nakowitsch, S., Messner, P., Palmberger, D., Ferko, B., Grabherr, R.: Swine-origin pandemic H1N1 influenza virus-like particles produced in insect cells induce hemagglutination inhibiting antibodies in BALB/c mice. Biotechnol J 2010
  • Oral Presentations
    • Krammer, F., Schinko, T., Grabherr, R. "Boosting Influenza Vaccine Yield by Change of Viral Morphology" at the 9th PEACe Conference, 2009, Jackson, Wyoming, USA
  • Posters
    • Krammer, F., Nakowitsch, S., Schinko, T., , Tauer, C., Messner, P., Palmberger, D., Ferko, B., Grabherr, R. "Production of influenza virus-like particles as influenza vaccines and antigen carrier platforms in BTI-TN5B1-4 (High FiveTM) cells", Options for the Control of Influenza VII, 2010, Hong Kong SAR, China
    • Krammer, F., Schinko, T., , Tauer, C., Messner, P., Palmberger, D., Ferko, B., Grabherr, R. "Production of influenza virus-like particles as antigen carrier platforms in BTI-TN5B1-4 (High FiveTM) cells", Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Baculovirus Technology Meeting, 2010, Boston, MA, USA
    • Krammer, F., Schinko, T., Palmberger, D., El Baroudi, M., Laimer, M., Grabherr, R. "Influenza A virus-like particles as vaccine: comparison and evaluation of different strategies", 5th Conference on Recombinant Protein Production, 2008, Alghero, Italy
    • Krammer, F., Schinko, T., Palmberger, D., El Baroudi, M., Laimer, M., Grabherr, R. "Influenza A virus-like particles as vaccine: comparison and evaluation of different strategies", Vaccine Technology II, 2008, Albufeira, Portugal
  • Gene Bank Entries
    • EU285583
    • EU283414
    • EU597800 - EU5978005

Affilations

  • BoKu Alumni
  • OEGMBT

Diploma and Bachelor Students

  • April 2008: Christina Benda, "Europäische Hantaviren", Bachelor Thesis
  • February 2008 - to date: Christopher Tauer working title "Generation of Antisera against Influenza Polymerases", Diploma Thesis
  • July 2007 - June 2008: Paul Bunduc and Martin Kellner (HBLVA für chemische Industrie - Rosensteingasse), Diploma Thesis "Expression von strukturellen Virusproteinen in Pflanzen"
  • 2008: Oliver Mauric, "SARS-Coronavirus. What happened after the hype?", Bachelor Thesis
  • July 2007 - January 2008: Mariama El Baroudi "Innovazione e Sviluppo delle Biotecnologie: Produzione di vaccini in piante transgeniche", practical part of Diploma Thesis
  • August 2009: Andrea Weiss "The baculovirus expression system in connection with the production of safe, immunogenic vaccines", Bachelor Thesis