Dr. med. Matthias Hackl - Curriculum Vitae

Education and professional career

since 2017: Attending physician nephrology (Oberarzt)
2012 - 2016: Fellowship in Nephrology, University Hospital Cologne
since 2012: Postdoctoral fellow and Junior Group Leader, Nephrolab Cologne, University of Cologne (Prof. Thomas Benzing)
2011-2012: Postdoctoral fellow (Prof. Janos Peti-Peterdi) at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, Fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
2007-2011: Residency in Internal Medicine / Nephrology, University Hospital Cologne
2004-2007: MD thesis (Prof. Thomas Benzing), Nephrology Research Lab, Freiburg, entitled “Molecular pathogenesis of nephronophthisis : Significance of tyrosine phosphorylation of nephrocystin”
2000-2007: Medical School, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, University of  Southern Florida, University of Zurich
2005: Research project (Prof. Arindam Majumdar), Karolinska Institute, Stockholm,Sweden

Selected publications

Koehler S, Brähler S, Kuczkowski A, Binz J, Hackl MJ, Hagmann H, Höhne M, Vogt MC, Wunderlich CM, Wunderlich FT, Schweda F, Schermer B, Benzing T, Brinkkoetter PT: Single and Transient Ca(2+) Peaks in Podocytes do not induce Changes in Glomerular Filtration and Perfusion. Sci Rep. 2016 Oct 19;6:35400.

Burford JL, Villanueva K, Lam L, Riquier-Brison A, Hackl MJ, Pippin J, Shankland SJ, Peti-Peterdi J: Intravital imaging of podocyte calcium in glomerular injury and disease. J Clin Invest. (2014) 124(5):2050-8.

Hackl MJ, Burford JL, Villanueva K, Lam L, Susztak K, Schermer B, Benzing T, Peti-Peterdi J: Tracking the fate of glomerular epithelial cells in vivo using serial multiphoton imaging in novel mouse models with fluorescent lineage tags. Nat Med. (2013) 19(12):1661-6.

Linkermann A, Hackl MJ, Kunzendorf U, Walczak H, Krautwald S, Jevnikar AM: Necroptosis in immunity and ischemia-reperfusion injury. Am J Transplant. (2013) 13(11):2797-804.

Liebau MC, Höpker K, Müller RU, Schmedding I, Zank S, Schairer B, Fabretti F, Höhne M, Bartram MP, Dafinger C, Hackl M, Burst V, Habbig S, Zentgraf H, Blaukat A, Walz G, Benzing T, Schermer B: Nephrocystin-4 regulates Pyk2-induced tyrosine phosphorylation of nephrocystin-1 to control targeting to monocilia. J Biol Chem. (2011); 286(16):14237-45.