Division of Genetics
Grosshaderner Str. 2-4
Phone: +49 (0)89 / 2180-74124
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 2180-74702
Since September 2012
Doctoral student at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich (Germany) Student at the Graduate School of Life Science Munich (Germany)
Master in Technology at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT, KGP, India) Master thesis at Technical University Munich (TUM) in the lab of Prof. Dr. Kay Schneitz: Functional characterisation of Arabidopsis Agc kinases 3-phosphoinositide dependent kinase-1 and tumor suppressor UNICORN.
Master of Science at Institute of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology (IBB), University of Pune (India)
2009-2010 Thesis I: Cloning and expression of a tyrosinase from Aspergillus oryzae in Yarrowia lipolytica: application in L-DOPA Biotransformation.
2007-2008 Thesis II: Influence of biomass and gold salt concentration on nanoparticle synthesis by the tropical marine yeast Yarrowia lipolytica NCIM 3589.
SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS
2017 Best paper award of the Life Science Munich (LSM) graduate school
2016 IS-MPMI travel award for participation at IS-MPMI congress 2016 in Portland, USA
2012 Best student award at Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering, IIT KGP (India)
2012 Best thesis award in living organism at IIT KGP (India)
2011-2012 DAAD Sandwich-Model for MSc thesis at TUM
Pimprikar P, Gutjahr C* (2018)
Transcriptional regulation of arbuscular mycorrhiza development.
Plant Cell Physiology, in press. (Review)
Keymer A#, Pimprikar P#, Wewer V, Huber C, Brands M, Bucerius SL, Delaux PM, Klingl V, von Roepenack-Lahaye E, Wang TL, Eisenreich W, Dörmann P, Parniske M, Gutjahr C* (2017)
Lipid transfer from plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi.
eLife 6. pii: e29107.
Preprint at bioRxiv
Pimprikar P, Carbonnel S, Paries M, Katzer K, Klingl V, Bohmer MJ, Karl L, Floss DS, Harrison MJ, Parniske M,
Gutjahr C (2016)
A CCaMK-CYCLOPS-DELLA complex activates transcription of RAM1 to regulate arbuscule branching.
Current Biology 26: 987-998.
Rao A, Pimprikar PS, Bendigiri C, Kumar AR, Zinjarde SS (2011) Cloning and expression of a tyrosinase from Aspergillus oryzae in Yarrowia lipolytica: application in L-DOPA Biotransformation.
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 92: 951-959.
Pimprikar PS, Joshi SS, Kumar AR, Zinjarde SS, Kulkarni SK (2009) Influence of biomass and gold salt concentration on nanoparticle synthesis by the tropical marine yeast Yarrowia lipolytica NCIM 3589.
Colloids and Surfaces B-Biointerface 74 309-316.