LOEWE Center for
Insect Biotechnology
& Bioresources

Syeda Azka Jaffri


PhD Student

Phone: +49 641 9939502

Email: syeda.jaffri@agrar.uni-giessen.de

Room: 2.41

Building: TIG


since 05/2017

PhD student in the lab of Prof. Dr. Marc Schetelig, Justus-Liebig University, Giessen

Topic: Development of conditional expression system and safeguarding technologies for Drosophila suzukii pest management


MSc: University of Duisburg Essen

Thesis: Generation of C. elegans transgenic strains to investigate neuronal role in mitochondrial control of longevity.


BSc: Biotechnology

Forman Christian College University, Lahore, Pakistan

Research Interests

Interested in expanding the scope and professional capacity in Biotechnology through excellence in techniques and concepts. I want to contribute to research by studying new transgenic / sexing systems through the new innovative technologies.