Dr. rer. nat. Anke Fähnrich

University of Lübeck
Lübeck Institute of Experimental Dermatology
23562 Lübeck
Gebäude 67 3.OG, Raum 16

Phone:+49 (0) 451 3101 8473
Fax:+49 (0) 451 3101 8404

Research focus

  • Single Cell Sequencing
  • Immune repertoire
  • Mitochondrial sequencing

Scientific career

Since  2019
Lab Manager of the Single Cell Sequencing Core facility

Since 2018
Collaboration in the Molecular Pathological Tumor Board UKSH, preparation of molecular pathological reports

Since 2017
Scientist in the Medical Systems Biology Group, University of Lübeck

Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Anatomy, University of Lübeck

PhD in biochemistry, University of Rostock

Selected publications


  • Wohlers, I., Künstner, A., Munz, M. et al.; An integrated personal and population-based Egyptian genome reference. Nat Commun, 2020
  • Olbrich M, Künstner A, Witte M, Busch H and Fähnrich A; Genetics and Omics Analysis of Autoimmune Skin Blistering Diseases. Front. Immunol.2019
  • Russlies J, Fähnrich A, Witte M, Yin J, Benoit S, Gläser R, Günter C, Eming R, Erdmann J, Gola D, Gupta Y, Holtsche MM, Kern JS, König IR, Kiritsi D, Lieb W, Sadik CD, Sárdy M, Schauer F, van Beek N, Weidinger A, Worm M, Zillikens D, Schmidt E, Busch H, Ibrahim SM and Hirose M; Polymorphisms in the Mitochondrial Genome Are Associated With Bullous Pemphigoid in Germans. Front. Immunol., 2019
  • Fähnrich A*, Textor J*, Meinhardt M, Tune C, Klein S, Pagel, König P, Kalies K, Westermann J; Deep Sequencing Reveals Transient Segregation of T Cell Repertoires in Splenic T Cell Zones during an Immune Response; The Journal of Immunology, 2018
  • Fähnrich A*, Klein S*, Sergé A, Nyhoegen C, Kombrink S, Möller S, Keller K, Westermann J, Kalies K; CD154 Costimulation Shifts the Local T-Cell Receptor Repertoire Not Only During Thymic Selection but Also During Peripheral T-Dependent Humoral Immune Responses; Front Immunol, 2018
  • Hirose M, Schilf  P, GuptaY, Zarse K, Künstner A, Fähnrich A, Busch H, Yin J, Wright, M.N., Ziegler, A, et al; Low-level mitochondrial heteroplasmy modulates DNA replication, glucose metabolism and lifespan in mice. Sci. Rep. 8, 2018
  • Fähnrich A, Krebbel M, Decker N, Leucker M, Lange F.D, Kalies K, Möller S; ClonoCalc and ClonoPlot: immune repertoire analysis from raw files to publication figures with graphical user interface; BMC Bioinformatics, 2017
  • Li K.P, Fähnrich A, Roy E, Cuda CM, Grimes HL, Perlman HR, Kalies K, Hildeman DA Temporal Expression of Bim Limits the Development of Agonist-Selected Thymocytes and Skews Their TCRβ Repertoire;  J.  Immunol, 2016