News from Functional Genomics & Metabolism Research Unit
June 3, 2020
Two MSc students receives PhD scholarships from DDA
Daniel Hansen and Ellen Gammelmark, both MSc students in our Functional Genomics & Metabolism Research Unit, have each received a PhD scholarship from Danish Diabetes Academy. Congratulations!
June 2, 2020
New publication in PLOS Genetics
The Grøntved group has just published a study revealing different mechanisms behind thyroid hormone receptor-mediated gene regulation in the liver
May 28, 2020
New Assistant Professor from June 1
We are happy to announce that June 1, 2020, our Junior PI Jesper Grud Skat Madsen is employed as Assistant Professor in Computational Biology. Jesper is partner in the Center of Excellence ATLAS and will substantially strengthen the bioinformatic arm of the Center, and the bioinformatic profile of our research unit.
May 27, 2020
Reopening of SDU from May 27, 2020
May 27, a significant part of our staff and researchers returned to their workplace in the unit to continue their research. We comply with SDU's guideline to ensure a safe opening of our laboratories and offices.
SDU closed 12/3-10/5 2020
Corona virus - SDU closed
SDU follows the recommendations from the danish authorities and is therefore physically closed through May 10 2020. Staff and students are working from home. Please contact us by email or phone.
March 11, 2020
Paper by Ravnskjær Group out in Hepatolgy
Terkelsen et al. takes a single-cell approach to explore the heterogeneity of individual cell types in the liver and dissect their transitions and crosstalk during development of liver fibrosis.
February 18, 2020
ENHPATHY - Molecular basis of human enhanceropathies
ENHPATHY is a multidisciplinary science consortium created in the frame of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions (MSCA)-ITN-ETN European Training Networks call and regrouping 15 academic and 9 non-academic European organisations in the continuum of basic, translational and clinical research on enhancers and associated diseases. Head of unit, Professor Susanne Mandrup is a part of the multidisciplinary consortium.
January 15, 2020
Open PhD positions
The Mandrup Group and Grøntved Group invites candidates who are interested in a highly ambitious and interdisciplinary project covering gene regulatory mechanisms involved in liver and adipose tissue plasticity, to apply for open PhD positions. Application deadline: April 6, 2020.
Successful first ADIPOSIGN meeting
The first ADIPOSIGN meeting was hosted by Associate Professor Zach Gerhart-Hines at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research at tge University of Copenhagen.
Professor Susanne Mandrup receives Order of Dannebrog
As from 25 October 2019, Professor Susanne Mandrup is Knight of the Order of Dannebrog, issued by Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.