Background and activities
PhD. in Molecular Medicine. Expertise in molecular biology, microbiology and protein chemistry, hand-on experience with assay development and high throughput analysis. Set up quantitative PCR reactions for determining gene copy number and gene expression levels. Conducted species identification testing of bacteria and other microbes. Prepared libraries for whole-genome sequencing using Illumina MiSeq and HiSeq NGS platforms.
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2017) Hyperoxia reduces insulin release and induces mitochondrial dysfunction with possible implications for hyperoxic treatment of neonates. Physiological Reports. vol. 5 (19).
- (2016) Culture at low glucose up-regulates mitochondrial function in pancreatic β cells with accompanying effects on viability. Islets. vol. 8 (6).
- (2013) Reduced availability of glucose during culture attenuates hypoxia-induced reduction in cellular viability and function in pancreatic beta cells. Diabetologia. vol. 56.
- (2018) On the susceptibility and adaptability of beta cells to stressful conditions: effects of nutrient scarcity, hyperoxia and internalization of amylin. 2018. ISBN 978-82-326-2853-7.