Study of chemistry at the Westfälische Wilhelms Universität
PhD thesis at the Technical University of Berlin (1990).
Further study on computer languages, operating systems and communication,
Siemens Nixdorf, Berlin (1992-1993).
Department of Bioinformatics, Max-Delbrück-Center (1993-1999).
Institute for Medical Biometry, Informatics and Epidemiology, University of Bonn (2000-2002).
Department of Bioinformatics and Gene Mapping Center, Max-Delbrück-Center (since 2003).
"Genetic factors by arise and progress of multifactorial
"Statistical support for the Genotyping Service Unit"
This work was funded by the Federal Ministry of Science and Education of Germany through the German Human Genome Project and the National Genome Research Network.
genetic epidemiology, statistical programs for mapping monogenic and multifactorial diseases, linkage and association analysis, DNA microarrays, chromosome copy number variations, DNA resequencing.