Dr. rer. nat Carola Schröder

 

Research topics

 

  • Degradation of biomass - Improvement of efficiency
  • Activity- and sequence-based screening approaches
  • Identification and characterization of glycoside hydrolases
  • Hamburg Open Online University - Projecting innovative online lectures
  • Extremophiles - From origin of life to industrial application
  • Sustainable Biotechnology - Prospects of life science

 

Publications

 

2018

Schröder C, Burkhardt C, Busch P, Schirrmacher G, Claren J and Antranikian G (2018) Characterization of a Theme C Glycoside Hydrolase Family 9 Endo-Beta-Glucanase from a Biogas Reactor Metagenome. The Protein Journal, 37

2017

Krüger A, Schäfers C, Schröder C and Antranikian G (2017) Towards a sustainable biobased industry – Highlighting the impact of extremophiles. New Biotechnology. 40, 144-153

Elleuche S, Schröder C, Stahlberg N, Antranikian G (2016) „Boiling water is not too hot for us!” - Preferred living spaces of heat-loving microbes. Frontiers for Young Minds. 5:1

2016

Schröder C, Janzer VA, Schirrmacher G, Claren J, Antranikian G (2016) Characterization of two novel heat-active α-galactosidases from thermophilic bacteria. Extremophiles:1-10.

Elleuche S, Esselun P, Grote R, Klippel B, Krüger A, Liese A, Ostrop M, Schäfers C, Schröder C, Antranikian G (2016) Meeting report: 8th International Congress on Biocatalysis (Biocat2016), Hamburg, Germany, 28 August–1 September, 2016. Catalysts 6, 160; doi:10.3390/catal6100160

Elleuche S, Schröder C, Antranikian G (2016) Lipolytic Extremozymes from Psychro- and (Hyper-)Thermophilic Prokaryotes and Their Potential for Industrial Applications. 351-374 in Rampelotto PH (ed.), Biotechnology of Extremophiles, Grand Challenges in Biology and Biotechnology 1, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-13521-2_12

2015

Schröder C, Blank S, Antranikian G (2015) First glycoside hydrolase family 2 enzymes from Thermus antranikianii and Thermus brockianus with β-glucosidase activity” Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 3:76. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2015.00076

Elleuche S, Schäfers C, Blank S, Schröder C, Antranikian G (2015) Exploration of extremophiles for high temperature biotechnological processes. Curr Opin Microbiol. 25:113-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mib.2015.05.011

2014

Schröder C, Elleuche S, Blank S, Antranikian G (2014) Characterization of a heat-active archaeal β-glucosidase from a hydrothermal spring metagenome. Enzyme Microb Technol. 57:48-54. doi: 10.1016/j.enzmictec.2014.01.010
 
Elleuche S, Schröder C, Sahm K, Antranikian G (2014) Extremozymes - biocatalysts with unique properties from extremophilic microorganisms. Curr Opin Biotechnol. 29:116-123. doi: 10.1016/j.copbio.2014.04.003

Blank S, Schröder C, Schirrmacher G and Antranikian A (2014) Biochemical Characterization of a recombinant Xylanase from Thermus brockianus, Suitable for Biofuel Production. JSM Biotechnol Biomed Eng. 2:1027.

 

Curriculum vitae

 

2014- PostDoc and project leader at the Institute of Technical Microbiology, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany
2010-2013
PhD thesis at the Institute of Technical Microbiology, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany. Title: “Identification and characterization of recombinant glycoside hydrolases recovered from metagenomes for the application in biorefineries“
2009
Diploma thesis at the Department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology, Georg-August-University Göttingen, Germany. Title: “Characterization of a metagenome derived from glacial sediment“
2007-2008

Erasmus scholarship, University of Bergen, Norway

2003-2009

Studies in biology (focus in microbiology and biochemistry) at Georg-August-University Göttingen, Germany

1984 Born in Essen, Germany