Short CV/Education and training

  • 2003
    Master in Chemistry, University of Padua, IT

  • 2004 – 2008
    PhD work, FMP Berlin, DE

  • 2008
    Dr. Rer. Nat., Chemistry, Universtität Leipzig, DE

  • 2008 – 2009
    Research assistant, The Biodesign Institute at ASU, Tempe, AZ

  • 2009 – 2011
    DFG fellow, The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA

  • 2011 – 2013
    Marie Curie fellow, The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA

  • 2013 – 2014
    Marie Curie Fellow, MDC Berlin, DE

  • 2014 – 2019
    Emmy Noether group leader

  • since 2019 Professor of Biochemistry

Selected publications

  • Coin I, Katritch V, Sun T, Xiang Z, Siu FY, Beyermann M, Stevens RC, Wang L, Genetically encoded chemical probes reveal the binding path of Urocortin-I to CRF Class B GPCR, Cell, 155, 1258-69 (2013).

  • Böttke T, Ernicke S, Serfling R, Ihling C, Burda E, Gurevich VV, Sinz A, Coin I*. Exploring GPCR-arrestin interfaces with genetically encoded crosslinkers. EMBO Rep., e50437 (2020).

  • Serfling R, Seidel L, Bock A, Lohse MJ, Annibale P, Coin I*. Quantitative Single-Residue Bioorthogonal Labeling of G Protein-Coupled Receptors in Live Cells. ACS Chem. Biol., 14:1141-1149 (2019)

  • Serfling R, Lorenz C, Etzel M, Schicht G, Böttke T, Mörl M, Coin I*. Designer tRNAs for efficient incorporation of non-canonical amino acids by the pyrrolysine system in mammalian cells. Nucleic Acids Res., 46, 1-10 (2018), selected as breakthrough paper, journal cover.

  • Seidel L, Zarzycka B, Zaidi SA, Katritch V*, Coin I*. Structural insight into the activation of a class B G-protein-coupled receptor by peptide hormones in live human cells eLIFE, 6, 27711 (2017)

  • Coin I, Beyermann M, Bienert M, Solid-phase peptide synthesis: from standard procedures to the synthesis of difficult sequences. Nat. Protocols 2, 3247-3256 (2007).

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