• Curriculum vitae

    Education

    • since 2020:
      PhD studies, Evolutionary Cell Biology Group, Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, University of Münster, Germany
    • 2014 - 2019:
      MSc in Biosciences, University of Münster, Germany
      Thesis: Effects of Temperature Variation on RNA Splicing in Paramecium tetraurelia
    • 2013 - 2014:
      Study programme Physics, University of Münster, Germany
    • 2009 - 2013:
      BSc in Biosciences, University of Münster, Germany
      Thesis: In silico prediction and characterization of microRNA targets in infected Tribolium castaneum larvae

    Work experience

    • 2017- 2020:
      Research Assistant, Evolutionary Cell Biology Group, Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, University of Münster, Germany

  • Research interests

  • Publications

    • Catania F, Hagen R, Vitali V. Prolonged exposure to constant environmental conditions prompts nonrandom genetic variation. BioRxiv 10.1101/2020.04.07.030270 [doi] submitted

    • Hagen R, Vitali V, Catania F (2020) Cross-Generational Effects and Non-random Developmental Response to Temperature Variation in Paramecium. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology 8:584219. 10.3389/fcell.2020.584219 [doi]

    • Vitali V, Hagen R, Catania F (2019) Environmentally induced plasticity of programmed DNA elimination boosts somatic variability in Paramecium tetraurelia. Genome Research 29:1693-1704. 10.1101/gr.245332.118 [doi]