Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2015
    University Professor, Functional Imaging, Faculty of Biology and Psychology, Georg August University Göttingen

  • Since 2015
    Head of the Functional Imaging Laboratory, German Primate Center, Göttingen

  • 2013 – 2015
    Head of the Molecular Imaging North Competence Center, Christian Albrechts University Kiel

  • 2011 – 2015
    University Professor, Biomedical Imaging, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Germany

  • 2003 – 2011
    Scientific assistant, Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen

  • 2000
    Dr. med. vet., University Leipzig

  • 1997 – 2003
    Studies of physics at the Humboldt-University of Berlin and at the Georg-August-University of Göttingen, Germany, Diploma

  • 1996 – 2000
    Practicing veterinarian, Tierklinik Seeburg, Brandenburg

  • 1994 – 1996
    Graduate studies in the fields of microbiology and molecular biology at the Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Humboldt-University Berlin

  • 1988 – 1994
    Studies of Veterinary Medicine, Humboldt-University Berlin, license to practice veterinary medicine

Selected publications

  • Moussavi A, Boretius S (2019): Imperfect magnetic field gradients in radial k-space encoding-Quantification, correction, and parameter dependency. MAGN RESON MED, 81:962-975.

  • Boretius S, Tammer R, Michaelis T, Brockmöller J, Frahm J (2013): Halogenated volatile anesthetics alter brain metabolism as revealed by proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of mice in vivo. NEUROIMAGE, 69:244-55.

  • Fünfschilling U*, Supplie LM*, Mahad D*, Boretius S*, Saab AS, Edgar J, Brinkmann BG, Kassmann CM, Tzvetanova ID, Möbius W, Diaz F, Meijer D, Suter U, Hamprecht B, Sereda MW, Moraes CT, Frahm J, Goebbels S, Nave K (2012): Glycolytic oligodendrocytes maintain myelin and long-term axonal integrity. NATURE, 485: 517-21.

  • Boretius S, Escher A, Dallenga T, Wrzos C, Tammer R, Brück W, Nessler S, Frahm J, Stadelmann C (2012): Assessment of lesion pathology in a new animal model of MS by multiparametric MRI and DTI. NEUROIMAGE, 59: 2678-88.

  • Boretius S, Kasper L, Tammer R, Michaelis T, Frahm J. (2009): MRI of cellular layers in mouse brain in vivo. NEUROIMAGE 47: 1252-60.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Since 2018 President of the German Chapter of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

  • Board member of the German Chapter of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2014 – 2019


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