Staff members

Dr. Michaela Keuper

Phone: + 46 816 3692 (Sweden)

Research interests:

Cellular energy metabolism (oxidative and glycolytic pathways) of human adipocytes

and its regulation by inflammatory and metabolic signals in health and disease.

Education and career:

Since 06/2018                    Researcher at the Department of Molecular Biosciences,

                                         The Wenner-Gren Institute, University of Stockholm

Since 03/2016                    Researcher (on sabbatical leave) at

                                         the Institute of Diabetes Research and

                                         Metabolic Diseases of the Helmholtz Zentrum München at

                                         the University of Tübingen

12/2011 - 02/2016             Postdoc at the Institute of Diabetes and Regeneration

                                         Research, Helmholtz Zentrum München 

07/2008 – 11/2011            Ph.D.-thesis at the Department of Pediatrics and

                                        Adolescent Medicine and

                                        Associate member of the DFG Graduate school 1041,

                                        Ulm University

10/2000 - 03/2006            Diploma studies in Biology at the

                                        Philipps-Universität Marburg

Prices and Awards:

  • STEPS-Award (2010) by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinderendokrinologie und Diabetologie e.V (German association for pediatric endocrinology and diabetes) for PhD-thesis project

Current projects:


Orcid Michaela Keuper