14542434 10154459540236147 8828527581867713813 O Name: April Kleppe

Status: Ph.D student

Email: a.kleppe@wwu.de; aprils [dot] kleppe [at] gmail [DOT] com

Tel.: +49-(0)251-83-

Room: 100.17


Interests:

Phenotypic mutations, translation errors, evolvability, robustness

Previous:

MSc in Marine Ecology at North University (2011-2013), Norway. Made a shift from evolutionary ecology to evolutionary bioinformatics.
As a PhD at the Bornberglab: studying translational errors' impact on protein evolution. More specifically, worked with ribosome profiling data in yeast, focusing on translational readthrough.

Current:

Postdoc at Aarhus University.

Publications:

Robustness by intrinsically disordered C-termini and translational readthrough, Nucleic Acid Research, 2018

No support for cryptic choice by ovarian fluid in an external fertilizer, Ecology and Evolution, 2018

Scholarships:

DAAD (2017), Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (2017-2019)