Sandra Timme

Sandra Timme

Applied Systems Biology · FungiNet / JSMC

Phone: +49 3641 532-1230 Fax: +49 3641 532-2230 Email:

Main Research Areas
  • Topic of the PhD thesis: "Agent-based modelling of the spatio-temporal interaction between immune cells and human-pathogenic fungi"
  • agent-based modelling and simulation of host-pathogen interactions
  • interaction of immune cells and Candida albicans in human blood
  • migration dynamics of immune cells as a consequence of fungal infections
Curriculum vitae

Professional Career

since 2013 PhD student in bioinformatics at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
2013 M.Sc. in bioinformatics at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
2011 B.Sc. in bioinformatics at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

Pollmächer J, Timme S, Schuster S, Brakhage AA, Zipfel PF, Figge MT (2016) Deciphering the counterplay of Aspergillus fumigatus infection and host inflammation by evolutionary games on graphs. Nature Scientific Reports 6, 27807. Details PubMed Open Access PDF Supplement

Lehnert T*, Timme S*, Pollmächer J, Hünniger K, Kurzai O, Figge MT (2015) Bottom-up modeling approach for the quantitative estimation of parameters in pathogen-host interactions. Frontiers in Microbiology 6(608), *authors contributed equally. Details PubMed Open Access

Medyukhina A, Timme S, Mokhtari Z, Figge MT (2015) Image-based Systems Biology of Infection. Cytometry A 87(6), 462-470. Details PubMed