Savanne HolsterTitle: Doctoral Student School/office: School of Medical Sciences
Phone: +46 19 303644
About Savanne Holster
Savanne Holster started her PhD at the NGBI researcher centre in February 2015. Before that she has completed her Master Medical Biotechnology at Wageningen University, The Netherlands in December 2015. For her master thesis she has studied the effects of functional ingredients in a Salmonella infection mouse model. In addition she has performed an internship at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, where she has studied the function of the dyslexia-related genes Kiaa0319 and Kiaa0319L in mamalian cells.
Within the NGBI-group Savanne is working on the project 'Faecal Microbiota Transplantation in Irritable Bowel Syndrome patients'. She has a special interest in the mechanisms behind faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) and the effects on the immune system.