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Yang de Marinis, Assistant professor

Epigenetics and genome engineering lab

Team

Yang de Marinis, Principle Investigator

Pradeep Bompada, PhD student cadidate

Judit Tomènech Omella, PhD student candidate

Research focus

Hyperglycamia is the culprit of diabetic complications in various tissues, owning to the complex genetic and epigenetic interactions triggered by glucose, which is the focus of our research. Specifically, we are investigating:

  1. The underlying glucose-associated epigeentic mechanisms of diabetic kidney dissease and cardiovascular risks.
  2. Function annotations of single-nucleaotide polymorphism (SNP) risk variants associated with type 2 diabetes.
  3. Genome engingeering in human induced pluripotent stem cells.
  4. Detailed investigations on function of candidate mitochondrial genes and proinflammatory genes associated with diabetes and obesity.

To facilitate our investigations, we apply cutting edge technologies that cover genome-wide chromatin immunoprecipitation sequencing, genome editing by CRISPR/Cas9, and various cell biology and molecular genetic methods.

 

Publications

Yang
Yang de Marinis
E-mail: yang [dot] de_marinis [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

Assistant researcher

Diabetes and Endocrinology

+46 40 39 12 32

+46 73 543 34 15

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Lund University Diabetes Centre, CRC, SUS Malmö, Entrance 72, House 91:12. SE-205 02 Malmö. Telephone: +46 40 39 10 00