Portrait von Jelena Gotovina

Jelena Gotovina is currently a PhD student being recruited by the highly selective doctoral training program CCHD at the Medical University, funded by the Austrian Science Fund.

She accomplished her bachelor’s thesis at the MPI for Molecular Biomedicine in Münster under the supervision of Dr. Erik Storkebaum.

During her master’s thesis she worked on deciphering the structure of dopamine transporter in the group of Prof. Dr. Harold Sitte at the Institute for Pharmacology of the Medical University of Vienna. In 2012 she received her MSc in Neuroscience from the University of Vienna.

Her interests lie in the interaction between immune and nervous system and her research focuses on the stress modulatory potency of molecular allergens.