Isabeau, graduated in ‘Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology’ from the Jacobs University Bremen, Germany. Her Bachelor thesis was focused on the synthesis of bisphosphonyl-substituted α-amino acids as new potential bioactive compounds. Currently, she is pursuing a double degree in ‘Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology’ at the IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria and ‘Experimental and Medical Biosciences’ at the Linköping University, Sweden. She is a visiting scholar at the University of St. Andrews as she works on her Master thesis. Her project is focused on the further exploration of substrate tolerance of the fluorinase enzyme.
Outside of the lab Isabeau is interested in politics and cooking. Furthermore, she enjoys sports. Her hobbies are running and horseback riding.