Saskia Hinse

Curriculum Vitae:

Since 2021       PhD student at the Institute of Virology Münster

2018 – 2021      Master of Science Biomedicine Westfälische Wilhelms-University Münster

2015 – 2018      Bachelor of Science Biologie Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg


During my PhD I focus on the inflammatory immunopathogenesis following influenza A virus or SARS-CoV-2 infection. Particularly, I am interested in the interaction between immune cells and airway epithelial cell, which are the main target cells for such a respiratory airway infection.


Single cell solation of primary human lung cells, Human lung organoids, Fluorescent associated cell sorting (FACS) and scRNA-seq

Publications and Awards:

Günl, F., Mecate-Zambrano, A., Rehländer, S., Hinse, S., Ludwig, S., and Brunotte, L. (2021) Shooting at a Moving Target-Effectiveness and Emerging Challenges for SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Development, Vaccines (Basel) 9.