Anne Depping, PhD student

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Name: Anne Depping

Adress: AG Neurosensorik/Animal Navigation, IBU

Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Strasse 9-11,

D-26129 Oldenburg


Phone: +49 (0) 441 798 3272


Since April 2017: PhD student at Department of Biology, University of Oldenburg, Germany, AG Animal Navigation/"Neurosensorik" (Doctorial supervisor: Apl. Prof. Dr. Karin Dedek; Group leader: Prof. Dr. H. Mouritsen).

Project: The contribution of horizontal cells to retinal adaptation


September 2016: Master of Education with the subjects biology, mathematics and philosophy Thesis: Expression Patterns of Opsins and Cryptochromes in the Retina of European Robins

November 2013: Bachelor of Science with the subjects biology, mathematics and philosophy
Thesis: Localization of Cryptochrome 1b in the Retina of European Robins

September 2007: Nursing exams at Evangelisches Krankenhaus Oldenburg

July 2004: Hümmling-Gymnasium in Sögel



Depping, Anne (2017) "Migratory Birds and Their Integrated GPS". Navigation News, Sep/Oct: 20-23.


Bolte P., Bleibaum F., Einwich A., Günther A., Liedvogel M., Heyers D., Depping A., Wöhlbrand L., Rabus R., Janssen-Bienhold U., Mouritsen H. (2016) "Localisation of the Putative Magnetoreceptor Chryptochrome 1b in the Rentinae of Migratory Birds and Homing Pigeons". PloS ONE 11: e0147819. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0147819

Depping, A. (2016). GPS-Moleküle im Auge von Zugvögeln? "forsch!" - Studentisches Online-Journal der Universität Oldenburg, 3, 32-36.