Short CV/Education and training

  • 1992 – 1997
    Undergraduate Study of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Charles University of Prague, Czech Republic

  • 1996 – 1997
    Diploma Thesis in Molecular Virology at Department of Genetics and Microbiology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Charles University of Prague

  • 1998 – 2003
    PhD Thesis in Biochemistry and Neuroscience, Department of Biochemistry, University of Zurich, and Neuroscience Center Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2003 – 2005
    SNF fellow, Department of Neurochemistry and Molecular Biology, Leibniz Institute of Neurobiology, Magdeburg, Germany

  • 2005 – 2009
    Postdoc, Staff scientist, Department of Neurochemistry and Molecular Biology, Leibniz Institute of Neurobiology, Magdeburg, Germany

  • 2009 – 2012
    Group leader at Department of Neurochemistry and Molecular Biology, Leibniz Institute of Neurobiology, Magdeburg

  • Since 2013
    Junior research group leader at Leibniz Institute of Neurobiology, Magdeburg

  • 2015
    offer of a Senior Lecturer position at Sussex Neuroscience, Sussex University, Brighton, UK – declined

Selected publications

  • Ivanova D, Dirks A, Montenegro-Venegas C, Schone C, Altrock WD, Marini C, Frischknecht R, Schanze D, Zenker M, Gundelfinger ED, Fejtova A (2015) Synaptic activity controls localization and function of CtBP1 via binding to Bassoon and Piccolo. EMBO J, 34(8):1056-77.

  • Davydova D, Marini C, King C, Klueva J, Bischof F, Romorini S, Montenegro-Venegas C, Heine M, Schneider R, Schroder MS, Altrock WD, Henneberger C, Rusakov DA, Gundelfinger ED, Fejtova A (2014) Bassoon specifically controls presynaptic P/Q-type Ca2+ channels via RIM-binding protein. Neuron 82:181-194.

  • Lazarevic V, Schone C, Heine M, Gundelfinger ED, Fejtova A (2011) Extensive remodeling of the presynaptic cytomatrix upon homeostatic adaptation to network activity silencing. J Neurosci 31:10189-10200

  • Hallermann S, Fejtova A, Schmidt H, Weyhersmuller A, Silver RA, Gundelfinger ED, Eilers J (2010) Bassoon speeds vesicle reloading at a central excitatory synapse. Neuron 68:710-723

  • Fejtova A, Davydova D, Bischof F, Lazarevic V, Altrock WD, Romorini S, Schone C, Zuschratter W, Kreutz MR, Garner CC, Ziv NE, Gundelfinger ED (2009) Dynein light chain regulates axonal trafficking and synaptic levels of Bassoon. J Cell Biol 185:341-355



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Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Reviewer for organizations:DFG, French National Research Agency, Israel Science Foundation

  • Reviewer for journals: Cell Reports, Neuronal Plasticity, Neuroscience, European Journal of Neuroscience, Jounrnal of Cell Biology, Journal of Neurochemistry, Journal of Neuroscience, Science siganling

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