Victoria Switacz, M. Sc.

Doctoral Candidate

Started in:
July 2021

Fields of Research:
Intracellular signaling mechanisms of olfactory and vomeronasal sensory neurons,  Microgel-cell interactions

In vitro Electrophysiology, In vitro Ca2+-Imaging, Uncaging, Optogenetics, Cell Culture, (Confocal) Microscopy

Phone: +49 (0) 241 / 80-20827


Christoph Hamacher, Rudolf Degen, Melissa Franke, Victoria K. Switacz, David Fleck, Raghu Ram Katreddi, Andres Hernandez-Clavijo, Martin Strauch, Nao Horio, Enno Hachgenei, Jennifer Spehr, Stephen D. Liberles, Dorit Merhof, Paolo E. Forni, Geraldine Zimmer-Bensch, Yoram Ben-Shaul, and Marc Spehr (2024) A revised conceptual framework for mouse vomeronasal pumping and stimulus sampling, Current Biology 34,
Victoria K Switacz, Sarah K. Wypysek, Rudolf Degen, Jérôme J. Crassous, Marc Spehr and Walter Richtering (2020) Influence of Size and Cross-Linking Density of Microgels on Cellular Uptake and Uptake Kinetics. Biomacromolecules. DOI: