M.Sc. Laura Ramo Fernández

Laura Ramo Fernández studied Biology from 2007-2012, in the Complutense University in Madrid, Spain, and the Charles University of Prague, Czech Republic, having specialized in Genetics and Biotechnology. Since 2014 she is working as a research assistant and doing her PhD studies at the department of Clinical & Biological Psychology.


Laura Ramo Fernández
doctoral candidate

Laura Ramo Fernández

Research Interests

  • Influence of early life stress and trauma in the epigenetic regulation and modulation of the expression of stress-related genes.
  • Transgenerational effects of psychological stress and trauma through epigenetic mechanisms.
  • Investigation of the biological aging correlates in patients with Borderline Personality Disorder.


  • My Childhood - your Childhood
    The project is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
    It investigates the biological effects of mother´s experiences during their own childhood on the mother-child relationship.


09/2016 Travel Award, International Society of Psychoneuroendocrinology (ISPNE) 


  • SS2017: Molecular psychology (BSc Seminar)
  • SS2017: Biomolecular systems of psychiatric disorders (MSc Seminar)
  • SS 2016: Biomolekulare Systeme psychiatrischer Störungen (MSc Seminar)
  • WS 2015/2016: Biomolekulare Systeme in ihrem Anwendungsbezug für Klinische  Störungen (MSc Seminar)
  • SS 2015: Biologische Grundlagen psychischer Störungen (MSc Seminar)

Conference contributions