Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
I) Crossing the blood-brain barrier with nanocarriers and biopolymers
II) Biomedical applications of biopolymers
Jana Hedrich studied biology and finished her PhD 2011 at the
Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz.
She did her PhD in the group of Professor W. Stöcker under the
supervision of Professor C. Becker-Pauly, working on on the fundamental
physiological characterization of the meprin-metalloproteases alpha and
In 2011, she joined the group of Professor H. Luhmann as junior group leader at University Medical Center Mainz. There, she studied
fundamental neurosciences and drug delivery across the blood-brain
In 2017, Dr. Hedrich joined the group of Professor T. Weil as senior Postdoc leading the team “In Vivo Applications
for the Central Nervous System”.