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Straub, Tobias

Dr. Tobias Straub

Biomedical Center - Molecular Biology, LMU Munich


Z04: Core facility Bioinformatics


Biomedical Center
Molecular Biology
Großhaderner Str. 9
82152 Plangegg-Martinsried

Phone: +49 (0)89 2180 - 75439

Website: Bioinformatics Core Facility

Work group

CRC core facility: Bioinformatics

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Education

  • 1991-1997 Study of Medicine, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg

Advanced Professional Degrees

  • 1999 Doctoral degree ‚summa cum laude’, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg Advisor: Prof. F. Boege, Heinrich Heine Universität, Düsseldorf

Positions held

  • since 2004 Akademischer Rat (Director since 2008) with Prof. P. B. Becker, LMU, München
  • 1999-2004 Postdoctoral fellow with Prof. P. B. Becker, LMU, München

Honours and Awards

  • 1999 Promotion Award of the Medical Faculty, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg
  • 1996 Felix-Wankel-Animal-Welfare-Research-Award, LMU, München

Selected Publications

Baldi S, Jain DS, Harpprecht L, Zabel A, Scheibe M, Butter F, Straub T & Becker PB (2018) Genome-wide Rules of Nucleosome Phasing in Drosophila. Mol Cell 72: 661-672.e4

Schüller R, Forné I, Straub T, Schreieck A, Texier Y, Shah N, Decker T-M, Cramer P, Imhof A & Eick D (2016) Heptad-Specific Phosphorylation of RNA Polymerase II CTD. Mol Cell 61: 305–314

Villa R, Schauer T, Smialowski P, Straub T & Becker PB (2016) PionX sites mark the X chromosome for dosage compensation. Nature 537: 244–248

Straub T, Zabel A, Gilfillan GD, Feller C & Becker PB (2013) Different chromatin interfaces of the Drosophila dosage compensation complex revealed by high-shear ChIP-seq. Genome Res 23: 473–485

Lantermann AB, Straub T, Strålfors A, Yuan G-C, Ekwall K & Korber P (2010) Schizosaccharomyces pombe genome-wide nucleosome mapping reveals positioning mechanisms distinct from those of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Nat Struct Mol Biol 17: 251–257