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Jun.-Prof. Dr. Annabelle Bertin
Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM)
Department 6.0 Materials Protection and Surface Technologies
Research Group “PolyNanotechBiomed”
Unter den Eichen 87
12205 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 30 8104 4479
ResearcherID: A-7154-2011

Professional Experience

09/2012 – today
Jun.-Prof. in organic polymer chemistry at the Institut für Chemie und Biochemie at the Freie Universität Berlin
& Group leader of “PolyNanotechBiomed” at the Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), in the Department 6.0.

01/2011 – 08/2012
Postdoctoral research fellow at the Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Division 6.5 “Polymers in Life Science and Nanotechnology” (Head of division: Dir. u. Prof. Andreas Thünemann).
Project: Synthesis and characterisation of polymer-based nanoparticles for biomedical applications.

01/2010 – 01/2011
Post doctoral position at University of Pennsylvania, Dpt. of Chemistry, Philadelphia, USA:
Testing the potential of dendrimersomes as encapsulants of drugs and biologically active molecules: Synthesis of new libraries of Janus-dendrimers, study of their self-assembly in aqueous media, toxicological evaluation,…
Supervisor: Prof. Virgil Percec.

01/2008 – 01/2010
Post doctoral position at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (MPIKG), Dpt. of Colloid Chemistry (KC) directed by Prof. Markus Antonietti, Potsdam-Golm, Germany:
Composite materials based on silica, polymer synthesis and modification, “thio-click” chemistry, bioinspired self-assembly of polymers in water, polymer stereocomplexes.
Supervisor: Dr. Habil. Helmut Schlaad.

10/2004 – 11/2007
PhD at the Institut de Physique et Chimie des Matériaux de Strasbourg (IPCMS), Groupe des Matériaux Organiques (GMO) directed by Director of Research Daniel Guillon, Strasbourg, France:
“Synthesis and characterization of dendritic chelators: toward new magnetic macromolecules, MRI contrast agents and radiopharmaceuticals”
Supervisors: Dr. Jean-Louis Gallani and Dr. Delphine Felder-Flesch.

02/2004 – 07/2004
Master Research at the Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères (LCP) directed by Prof. Patrick Hemery, Paris, France:
“Synthesis and characterisation of diblock copolymers polylactide (D and L polylactide) and n-butylacrylate and study of their complexation”
Supervisor: Dr. Laurent Bouteiller.

05/2003 – 08/2003:
Internship at the Thio-Chemistry and Fine Chemicals Department, Research Center Total Fina Elf, Lacq, France:
“Isolation of cyclododecanone oxime from a sulphuric phase of oxime”
Supervisor: Dr. Ing. Jean-François Devaux.

Internship at the Laboratoire de Synthèse Interactions et Réactivité en Chimie Organique et Bioorganique (SIRCOB) directed by Prof. Chantal Larpent, Versailles, France:
“Improvement of the practical works in macromolecular chemistry”
Supervisor: Prof. Chantal Larpent.

Selected Publications

1. Schlaad H., Diehl C., Gress A., Meyer M., Levent Demirel A., Nur Y., Bertin A.
“Poly(2-oxazoline)s as smart bioinspired polymers”
Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2010, 31, 511-525, doi: 10.1002/marc.200900683.

2. Bertin A., Hermes F., Schlaad H.
“Biohybrid and peptide-based polymer vesicles” in “Polymer Membranes/Biomembranes”
Series: Advances in Polymer Science, 2010, 224, 167-195, doi: 10.1007/12_2008_12.
Editors: Meier W. P., Knoll W. Publisher: Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg.

3. Bertin A., Schlaad H.
“Mild and versatile (bio-)functionalization of glass surfaces via thiol-ene photochemistry”
Chemistry of Materials, 2009, 21, 5698-5700, doi: 10.1021/cm902176n.

4. Daou T. J., Pourroy G., Greneche J. M. , Bertin A., Felder-Flesch D., Begin-Colin S.
“Water soluble dendronized iron oxide nanoparticles”
Dalton Transactions, 2009, 23, 4442-4449, doi: 10.1039/b823187g.

5. Bertin A., Steibel J., Michou-Gallani A-I., Gallani J-L., Felder-Flesch D.
“Development of a dendritic Manganese-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MEMRI) contrast agent: Synthesis, toxicity (in vitro) and relaxivity (in vitro, in vivo) studies”
Bioconjugate Chemistry, 2009, 20, 760-767, doi: 10.1021/bc8004683.

Geschrieben von Annabelle Bertin

16.02.2011 um 14:36

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