The Scientist selected Claudia as a “scientist to watch” and interviewed her to discuss her career path and the scientific research plan of the Gerri lab.

A video where Claudia and other group leaders at the MPI-CBG describe the power of new cellular models to study the molecular and cellular principles by which cells form tissues.


In 2018, Claudia won the Otto Hahn Medal, a prestigious award for early career researchers who just finished their PhD at one of the Max Planck Institutes. The Max Planck PhDnet selected Claudia for an interview, where she described her research career and shared her motivation.

Claudia participated at The Young Embryology Network and received the Sammy Lee Award for her talk, which is presented to one of the speakers for an “outstanding piece of research”. Read more about it!