Cancer and Control of Genomic Integrity (CANGENIN)













Australia | Bulgaria | Croatia | Denmark | Estonia | Finland | Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia | Germany | Greece | Hungary | Israel | Italy | Lithuania | Netherlands | Norway | Poland | Serbia | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | Turkey | UK


Marie-Liesse Asselin-Labat
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Parkville | WWW


Velizar Shivarov
National Hematology Hospital, Sofia


Koraljka Gall Troselj
Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb


Kristian Helin Biotech Research & Innovation Centre
University of Copenhagen | WWW

Jiri Lukas Center for Genotoxic Stress Research
Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen | WWW

Bodil Norrild
Institute of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
University of Copenhagen | WWW

Claus Storgaard-Sœrensen
Biotech Research and Innovation Center (BRIC)
University of Copenhagen | WWW

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Arnold Kristjuhan
Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of Tartu | WWW



Carina Holmberg-Still
Molecular Cancer Biology Program
and Institute of Biomedicine
University of Helsinki | WWW

Marikki Laiho
Molecular Cancer Biology Program
University of Helsinki | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise:  cell and molecular biology, wide-field, confocal and high-throughput imaging, drug discovery

Tomi Mäkelä
Genome-Scale Biology Program, and Institute of Biomedicine
University of Helsinki | WWW

Päivi Ojala
Genome-Scale Biology Program, and Institute of Biomedicine
University of Helsinki | WWW

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Former Yogoslav Rebuplic of Macedonia

Zoran Gucev
University "Sts. Kiril and Metodij", Skopje


Matthias Dobbelstein
Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine
University of Göttingen | WWW

Regine Schneider-Stock
Department of Pathology
Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg


Sarantis Gagos
Laboratory of Genetics, Center of Basic research II | WWW
Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens

Ioannis P. Trougakos
Department of Cell Biology & Biophysics
National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

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Tibor Vellai
Institute of Biology
Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest | WWW



Eithan Galun
Goldyne Savad Institute of Gene Therapy
Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem | WWW

Ronit Yarden
Laboratory of Genomic Applications
Department of Surgical Oncology
Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer | WWW

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Bruno Amati
Department of Experimental Oncology
European Institute of Oncology (IEO), Milano | WWW

Claus Nerlov
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Monterotondo | WWW

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Sonata Jarmalaite
Department of Botany and Genetics
Vilnius University | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise: Cancer genetics and epigenetics, DNA methylation (MSP, QMSP, bisulphitic sequencing), DNA mutation and chromosome aberration, gene expression.

Saulius Klimasauskas
Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise: DNA/RNA methylation analysis, targeted labeling of DNA/RNA, analysis of miRNA, enzyme kinetics, macromolecular crystallization,  synthesis of AdoMetanalogs, chemical probing of DNA


Jos Jonkers
Netherlands Cancer Institute
Amsterdam | WWW

Rene Medema
Department of Medical Oncology
Laboratory of Experimental Oncology
University Medical Center, Utrecht | WWW

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Philippe Collas
Institute of Basic Medical Sciences
University of Oslo, Oslo | www

Björn Tore Gjertsen
Haukeland University Hospital
University of Bergen | WWW

Heidi Kiil-Blomhoff
Institute of Basic Medical Sciences
University of Oslo | WWW

Hilde Nilsen
The Biotechnology Center
University of Oslo | WWW

Randi Syljuasen
The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo | www


Jurek Dobrucki
Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology
Jagiellonian University, Krakow| WWW

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Sabera Ruzdijic
Keywords/technical expertise: AP-PCR, RT-PCR, Real time PCR, SSCP, Cloning, Sequencing, Fragment analysis, Western blot and immunohistochemical analysis, Cell culture, DNA, RNA and protein extraction from cultured cells and human tissue samples

Tatjana Simic
Institute of Medical and Clinical Biochemistry,
University of Belgrade | www
Keywords/technical expertise: GST superfamily, cancer, gene expression and regulation, immunoblotting,immunoprecipitation, immunofluorescence, protein purification, RT-PCR,flow cytometry"



Oscar Fernandez-Capetillo
CINO, Madrid | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise: DNA damage response, Mouse models, H2AX, ATR, ATM, Chk1, ageing, cancer, senescence, chromatin, stem cells

Angel Nebreda
Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise: kinase assays, xenopus oocytes, MAP kinases, CDK activation, cell transfection, immunoblotting, immunoprecipitation, immunofluorescence, E.coli expression, protein purification, cell transformation assays

Travis Stracker
Department of Oncology
Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) Barcelona | WWW



Thomas Helleday
Department of Genetics Microbiology and Toxicology
Stockholm University, Arrhenius Laboratory | WWW

Göran Landberg
Department of Laboratory Medicine
University of Lund, Malmö | WWW

Lars-Gunnar Larsson
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm | WWW

Rolf Ohlsson
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm | WWW

Galina Selivanova
Micorbiology and Tumor Biology Center
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm | WWW

Klas Wiman
Department of Oncology-Pathology | WWW
Karolinska Institute, Cancer Center Karolinska (CCK) Stockholm

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Thanos Halazonetis
Department of Molecular Biology
University of Geneva | WWW



Mehtap Kilic Eren
Adnan Menderes University, Aydin

Kemal S. Korkmaz
Dept. of Bioengineering
Ege University, Izmir | WWW
Keywords/technical expertise: gene expression and regulation, RT-PCR, affymetrix expression, promoter microarrays, immunofluorescent microscopy, flow cytometry applications, protein-phospho protein biology tools


Anton Gartner
University of Dundee | WWW

Stephen Jackson
Wellcome Trust/ Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute
University of Cambridge | WWW

John Rouse
University of Dundee | WWW


Madalena Tarsounas
The Gray Institute for Radiation Oncology & Biology
University of Oxford | www

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