Johanna Knigge finished her dual bachelor studies at the Hochschule Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences in "Chemistry and Biotechnology" with a parallel apprenticeship as a chemical laboratory assistant at the Max-Planck-Institute for Iron Research GmbH in 2019. Subsequently, she graduated in "Applied Chemistry" (M.Sc.) at the Hochschule Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences in Krefeld. During her master thesis at HIPS, she worked on the synthesis of lectin-targeted tobramycin prodrugs. After completing her studies, she started her PhD in the group "Chemical Biology of Carbohydrates" led by Prof. Dr. Alexander Titz in the beginning of 2022. Her project is focused on the synthesis and characterization of prodrugs for the potential treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections.