M.Sc. Johannes Patrick Nikolaus Fischer

PhD Student

Research Interests

  • Biotechnology
  • Rational Protein Design
  • Artificial Metalloenzymes
  • Biocatalysis
  • X-Ray Crystallography
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Unnatural Amino Acids
  • Molecular Pathology


  • Ph.D. Candidate, Molecular Biotechnology, KAUST, KSA and Technical University Munich (TUM), Germany (since 2012)

  • Cand.Med., Medicine, Technical University Munich (TUM), Germany (since 2011)

  • M.Sc., Biochemistry, Technical University Munich (TUM), Germany (2009-2011)

Thesis: Predictive and Prognostic Markers in Colon Cancer Therapy

  • B.Sc., Biochemistry, Technical University Munich (TUM), Germany (2006-2009)

Thesis: Structural Biochemical and structural analysis of pederin from Paederus fuscipes

Professional Profile

  • LEON Nanodrugs GmbH, Germany (02/2012 - 12/2012)

Non-KAUST Affiliations

Prof. Dr. Michael Groll​ Chair of Biochemistry, Technical University Munich (TUM), Germany​