Short CV/Education and training

  • Anita Göndör obtained her MD degree at Semmelweis University, Budapest, in 2001. She completed her PhD at Uppsala University on the epigenetic regulation of higher-order chromatin conformations and gene transcription. In 2012, she was awarded an assistant professor position at Karolinska Institutet, where her group explored the interplay between environmental factors, genetic background and the functional landscape of the 3D nuclear architecture in development and complex diseases. Currently, her research group is studying the potential role of altered 3D nuclear architecture in the development of complex diseases with perturbed circadian homeostasis.

Selected publications

  • Epigenetic Modulators, Modifiers, and Mediators in Cancer Etiology, Andrew P Feinberg, Michael Koldobskiy, Anita Göndör, Nature Reviews Genetics 2016 March 14 PMID: 26972587

  • PARP1- and CTCF-mediated contacts between active and repressed chromatin at the lamina promote oscillating transcription, Zhao, H., Sifakis, E. G., Sumida, N., Millán-Ariño, L., Svensson, J. P., Chen, X., L. Ronnegren, A., Shahin Varnoosfaderani, F., Diettrich Mallet de Lima, C., Shi, C., Loseva, O., Yammine, S., Israelsson, M., Rathje, L., Németi, B., Fredlund, E., Helleday, T., Imreh, M. and Göndör, A. Molecular Cell, 2015 Sep 17; 59(6):984-97. PMID: 26321255

  • A novel intronic peroxisome proliferator gamma enhancer in the uncoupling protein (UCP3) 3 gene as a regulator of both UCP2 and -3 expression in adipocytes, Bugge, A., Siersbaek, M., Madsen, M.S., Göndör, A., Rougier, C., Mandrup, S., The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285, 17310-7 (2010) PMID: 20360005

  • Chromatin crosstalk in three dimensions, Göndör, A., Ohlsson, R., Nature, 461, 212-7 (2009) PMID: 19741702

  • Replication timing and epigenetic reprogramming of gene expression: a two-way relationship?, Göndör, A., Ohlsson, R., Nature Reviews Genetics, 10, 269-76 (2009) PMID: 19274048


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