Dr. Dirk Hincha (✝2020)
Group "Genomics and Transcript profiling
Group leader from 2002 until 2020
The Central Infrastructure Group Genomics and Transcript Profiling provides on the one hand services in high-throughput gene expression and enzyme activity analysis for the whole institute. On the other hand, the group also performs scientific research on plant abiotic stress tolerance, in the areas of freezing, drought, desiccation, heat and salt stress, using mainly Arabidopsis thaliana, rice and potato as the experimental species.
Unfortunately Dirk Hincha passed away unexpectedly in August 2020.