Köhler, Natalie Maria

PhD student


After graduating from high school, Natalie Köhler successfully completed her apprenticeship as an MTLA (medical laboratory technician). For her bachelor’s degree, she studied biochemistry at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf and subsequently completed her master's degree in medical biology at the University of Duisburg-Essen. In 2022, she started her PhD studies at the Institute of Experimental Virology. She is working on the characterization and development of direct-acting antiviral molecules against coronaviruses. For this, she investigates the mode of action and viral resistance mechanisms of potential antiviral compounds.