Technical Assistant

Petra Lommes
Petra Lommes

Technical Assistant

Phone: +49 (0) 9421 187-348
Fax: +49 (0) 9421 187-310

TUM Campus Straubing
Schulgasse 16
Germany, 94315 Straubing

Schulgasse 16 Room: 1.A06


Curriculum vitae:

  • Since 04/2010 Technical employee at the Chair of Chemistry of Biogenic Resources
  • Technical employee at the Chair of Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (06/2000 – 03/2010)
  • Technical employee at the Institute of Clinical Physiology, FU Berlin (05/1995 – 05/2000)
  • Technical employee at the Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Essen (02/1980 – 04/1995)
  • Training as Chemical-Technical Assistant (08/1978 – 01/1980)


  • Renewable Raw Materials: Analytics and Synthesis


  • Sperl JM, Carsten JM, Guterl J-K, Lommes P, Sieber V (2016) Reaction Design for the Compartmented Combination of Heterogeneous and Enzyme Catalysis. ACS Catalysis, 6(10):6329–6334. doi:10.1021/acscatal.6b01276
  • Nowak C, Pick A, Lommes P, and Sieber V (2017) Enzymatic Reduction of Nicotinamide Biomimetic Cofactors Using an Engineered Glucose Dehydrogenase – Providing a Regeneration System for Artificial Cofactors ACS Catal. doi: 10.1021/acscatal.7b00721
  • Helfricht, Nicolas ; Doblhofer, Elena ; Bieber, Vera ; Lommes, Petra ; Sieber, Volker ; Scheibel, Thomas ; Papastavrou, Georg (2016) Probing the adhesion properties of alginate hydrogels : a new approach towards the preparation of soft colloidal probes for direct force measurements. In: Soft Matter. doi: 10.1039/C6SM02326F
  • Tina Baroti, Yvonne Zimmermann, Anja Schillinger, Lina Liu, Petra Lommes, Michael Wegner and C. Claus Stolt (2016). Transcription factors Sox5 and Sox6 exert direct and indirect influences on oligodendroglial migration in spinal cord and forebrain. Glia 64:1, 122-138. doi: 10.1002/glia.22919
  • Nowak, C., Beer, B., Pick, A., Roth, T., Lommes, P. & Sieber, V. (2015). A water-forming NADH oxidase from Lactobacillus pentosus suitable for the regeneration of synthetic biomimetic cofactors. Frontiers in Microbiology 6. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00957
  • Wolf, M., Lommes, P., Sock, E., Reiprich, S., Friedrich, R. P., Kriesch, J., Stolt, C.C., Bermingham, J.R. Jr. and Wegner, M., Replacement of related POU transcription factors leads to severe defects in mouse forebrain development , Dev. Biol., 2009.
  • Stolt, C.C., Lommes, P., Hillgärtner, S., Wegner, M., The transcription factor Sox5 modulates Sox10-dependent melanocyte development, Nucleic Acids Research, 2008, 36 (17), 5427-5440.
  • Finzsch, M., Stolt, C.C., Lommes, P., Wegner, M., Sox9 and Sox10 influence survival and migration of oligodendrocyte precursors in the spinal cord by regulating PDGF receptor alpha expression, Development, 2008, 135, 637-646.
  • Stolt, C.C., Schlierf, A., Lommes, P., Hillgärtner, S., Werner, T., Kosian, T., Sock, E., Kessaris, N., Richardson, W.D., Lefebvre, V., Wegner, M., SoxD proteins influence multiple stages of oligodendrocyte development and modulate SoxE protein function, Dev. Cell, 2006, 11, 697-709.
  • Stolt, C.C., Schmitt, S., Lommes, P., Sock, E. and Wegner, M., Impact of transcription factor Sox8 on oligodendrocyte specification in the mouse embryonic spinal cord, Dev. Biol., 2005, 281, 309-317.
  • Stolt, C.C., Lommes, P., Friedrich, R.P. and Wegner, M., Transcription factors Sox8 and Sox10 perform non-equivalent roles during oligodendrocyte development despite functional redundancy, Development, 2004, 131, 2349-2358.
  • Stolt, C.C., Lommes, P., Sock, E., Chaboissier, M.-C., Schedl, A. and Wegner, M., The Sox9 transcription factor determines glial fate choice in the developing spinal cord, Genes Dev., 2003, 17,1677-1689.
  • Stolt, C.C., Rehberg, S., Ader, M., Lommes, P., Riethmacher, D., Schachner, M., Bartsch, U. and Wegner, M., Terminal differentiation of myelin-forming oligodendrocytes depends on the transcription factor Sox10. Genes Dev.2002, 16, 165-170.
  • H. G. Korth, R. Sustmann, P. Lommes, T. Paul, A. Ernst, H. de Groot, L. Hughes,K. U. Ingold, Nitric Oxide Cheletropic Traps (NOCTs) with Improved Thermal Stability and Water Solubility, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, 116, 2767-2777.
  • H. G. Korth, P. Lommes: The Mechanistic Diversity of the Thermal and Photochemical Decomposition of Bis(phenylphosphonoyl)peroxides, Concerted Polar, Homolytic, and Electron-Transfer Processes – On the Reactivity of (Phenylphosphonoyl)oxyl Radicals, Chem. Ber., 1992, 125, 2419-2437.
  • H. G. Korth, P. Lommes, R. Sustmann, L. Sylvander, L. Stella, Captodative Substituent Effects in Benzyl Radicals, Nouveau J. Chim., 1987, 11, 365-375.
  • H. G. Korth, P. Lommes, W. Sicking, R. Sustmann, Rotationsbarriere im α-Cyan-α-methoxybenzylradikal, Chem. Ber., 1985, 4627-4631.
  • H. G. Korth, P. Lommes, R. Sustmann, Rotational Barrier in 1-Cyano-1-methoxyallyl Radical: A Contribution to the Problem of Captodative Radical Stabilization, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1984, 106, 663-668.
  • H. G. Korth, P. Lommes, W. Sicking, R. Sustmann, Rate Constants for the Bimolecular Self-Reaction of Cyano-Substituted Alkyl Radicals in Solution, Int. J. Chem. Kinet., 1983, 15, 267-279.


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