Volker Patzel

Patzel Volker

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Chair, Chemical Safety, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Advisory Board Member, Innovation in Graduate Studies Programme, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Assistant Director of Research, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Founder & Director, Steinbeis Transfer Centre for Nucleic Acids Design
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Ruprecht Karls University, Germany
  • MBA, Steinbeis University, Germany
Research Interest(s)
  • RNA Technologies
  • Dumbbell-shaped Genetic Minimal Vectors
  • Genetic Therapy
  • Delivery
  • Viral Infection
Recent Publications
  • 1. Yu H, Jiang X, Tan KT, Hang L, Patzel V. 2015 Oct. Efficient production of superior dumbbell-shaped DNA minimal vectors for small hairpin RNA expression. Nucleic Acids Res. 43(18):e120. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv583. 26068470.
  • 2. Patzel V. 2015 Mar. Implementation of a Technology-supported Three-stage Classroom Feedback System for Promotion of Self-regulation and Assessment of Student and Teacher Performance. American Journal of Educational Research. 3(4):446-449. doi: 10.12691/education-3-4-9.
  • 3. Tan KS, Choi H, Jiang X, Yin L, Seet JE, Patzel V, Engelward BP, Chow VT1. 2014 Jul. Micro-RNAs in regenerating lungs: an integrative systems biology analysis of murine influenza pneumonia. BMC Genomics. 15:587. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-15-587. 25015185.
  • 4. Poddar S, Eul J, Patzel V. 2014 Jul. Homologous SV40 RNA trans-splicing: special case or prime example of viral RNA trans-splicing?. Comput Struct Biotechnol J. 10(16):51-7. doi: 10.1016/j.csbj.2014.07.001. 25210599.
  • 5. Patzel V. 2014 May. The role of guide RNA structure in RNA interference. Journal of Microbiology & Experimentation. 1(2):00007. doi: 10.15406/jmen.2014.01.00007.