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Ph.D. Julius Fabian BRENNECKE Research Group Leader, IMBA - Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna


1995-2000 Diploma Studies in Biology; Heidelberg
2001-2004 PhD thesis at the EMBL Heidelberg
2005-2006 PostDoc at the EMBL Heidelberg
2006-2008 PostDoc at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories
since 2009 Group Leader at the Institute for Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences


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Transcriptional silencing of transposons by Piwi and Maelstrom and its impact on chromatin state and gene expression, Sienski G, Dönertas D, Brennecke J.; Cell. 2012
An epigenetic role for maternally inherited piRNAs in transposon silencing, Brennecke J, Malone CD, Aravin AA, Sachidanandam R, Stark A, Hannon GJ. Science. 2008
An endogenous small interfering RNA pathway in Drosophila, Czech B, Malone CD, Zhou R, Stark A, Schlingeheyde C, Dus M, Perrimon N, Kellis M, Wohlschlegel JA, Sachidanandam R, Hannon GJ, Brennecke J.; Nature. 2008
Discrete Small RNA-Generating Loci as Master Regulators of Transposon Activity in Drosophila, Brennecke J, Aravin AA, Stark A, Dus M, Kellis M, Sachidanandam R, Hannon GJ.; Cell. 2007


John Kendrew Award (EMBL, Heidelberg), 2009
Premio Leonardo Prize of ten European Rotary Clubs, 2010
ERC Starting Grant from the European Union, 2010
Förderpreis der Stadt Wien, 2012