Plastic bottles, punnets, wrap – such lightweight packaging made of PET plastic becomes a problem if it is not recycled. Scientists at Leipzig University have now discovered a highly efficient enzyme that degrades PET in record time. The enzyme PHL7, which the researchers found in a compost ... more
Dr. Peggy Stock
Universität Leipzig, Klinik und Poliklinik für Viszeral-, Transplantations-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, AG Prof. Dr. Bruno Christ - Angewandte Molekulare Hepatologie
Peggy Stock, born in 1976, studied biology at the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and received her doctorate in 2005. Since her return from a research stay at the University of Pittsburgh (USA) she has been working in the Applied Molecular Hepatology research group of Professor Bruno Christ at the University of Leipzig.
Peggy Stock is a council member of the Cell Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine Society.
Her research focuses on experimental cell therapy of liver diseases and tissue engineering.
- Cell transplantation