Prof. Dr. Eric Beitz

Pharmaceutical und Medicinal Chemistry        portrait           
Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel
Gutenbergstraße 76
24118 Kiel

Tel. +49 431 880 1809
Fax.  +49 431 880 1352
Curriculum vitae

Larissa Einfeldt
Tel.  +49 431 880 1131


Latest Publication

Petersen, L.M., Beitz, E. (2020) The ionophores CCCP and gramicidin but not nigericin inhibit Trypanosoma brucei aquaglyceroporins at neutral pH. Cells 9: 2335. PubMed

Current grants

- Structure elucidation of the inhibitor-bound plasmodial lactate transporter (DFG)
Proton transport and proton-coupled transport (EC, Horizon 2020, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks)  "PROTON" website
- Inhibitors of lactate and nitrite transporters as novel antimalarial and antibacterial agents (DFG)

Main interests of the group

Transmembrane transport of water, solutes and metabolites | biophysics and transport mechanisms | molecular regulation, selectivity mechanisms, and inhibition of aquaporins and metabolite transporters from humans and pathogenic parasites | evaluation of drug targets  | inhibitor screening, design, and synthesis