Ralf M Leonhardt, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Immunobiology

Biography

1995-2001 Studies of Biology (University of Cologne)
Diploma work with Christine Kocks (2001)

2002-2005 Ph.D. in Genetics (University of Cologne)
Ph.D. work with Michael R. Knittler (2005)

2006-2009 Postdoctoral Fellow/Associate (Yale University)
Postdoctoral work with Peter Cresswell

2009-present Associate Research Scientist (Yale University)

Education & Training

PhD University of Cologne (2005)
Postdoctoral Fellow Cancer Research Institute

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Contact Info

Ralf M Leonhardt, PhD
Mailing Address
Department of ImmunobiologyPO Box 208011
300 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT

Curriculum Vitae

Distribution of melanosomes and lysosomes in human melanoma cells.

Distribution of melanosomes and lysosomes in human melanoma cells. Melanosomes (red, stained for PMEL) segregate away from perinuclear lysosomes (green, stained for LAMP1) and accumulate in the cell periphery. Inset: Electron microscopy image depicting a melanosome harboring PMEL amyloid fibrils.