Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2017
    Leading the research group ‘cardiovascular-hematopoietic interaction’ at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Berlin, Germany

  • 2010 – 2016
    Post-doctoral fellow at University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA, and continued research work at Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, guest scientist at Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany

  • 2005 – 2010
    Graduate research at Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany and continued research work at Institute of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany

Selected publications

  • Sawamiphak S., Kontarakis Z., Filosa A., Reischauer S., and Stainier D.Y. Transient cardiomyocyte fusion regulates cardiac development in zebrafish. Nat Comm. 2017, 1525, doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01555-8.

  • Sawamiphak S., Kontarakis Z., and Stainier D.Y. Interferon gamma signaling positively regulates hematopoietic stem cell emergence. Dev Cell, 2014, 31(5): 640-53.

  • Sawamiphak S., Seidel S. Essmann C. L., Wilkinson G. A., Pitulescu M., Acker T. and Acker-Palmer A. EphrinB2 regulates VEGFR2 function in developmental and tumour angiogenesis. Nature, 2010, 465(7297):487-91.

  • Sawamiphak S. and Stainier D.Y. Developmental biology: It takes muscle to make blood cells. Nature, 2014, 512(7514): 257-8.

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