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Dr Paola Vagnarelli
Professor - Cell Biology



PhD in Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of Pavia, Italy 

Degree in Biological Sciences, University of Pavia, Italy

Professional experience

1993-1996  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dipartimento di Genetica e Microbiologia Universita’ di Pavia

1997    Visiting Scientist MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh

1998- 2012 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology Edinburgh (Prof WC Earnshaw)

2102    Lecturer School of Health Sciences and Social Care, Department of Biosciences, Brunel University London


Newest selected publications

Vagnarelli, P., Ribeiro, S., Sennels, L., Sanchez-Pulido, L., de Lima Alves, F., Verheyen, T., et al. (2011) 'Repo-Man Coordinates Chromosomal Reorganization with Nuclear Envelope Reassembly during Mitotic Exit'. Developmental Cell, 21 (2). pp. 328 - 342. ISSN: 1878-1551 Open Access Link

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Ribeiro, SA., Gatlin, JC., Dong, Y., Joglekar, A., Cameron, L., Hudson, DF., et al. (2009) 'Condensin regulates the stiffness of vertebrate centromeres'. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 20 (9). pp. 2371 - 2380. ISSN: 1059-1524

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Nakano, M., Cardinale, S., Noskov, VN., Gassmann, R., Vagnarelli, P., Kandels-Lewis, S., et al. (2008) 'Inactivation of a Human Kinetochore by Specific Targeting of Chromatin Modifiers'. Developmental Cell, 14 (4). pp. 507 - 522. ISSN: 1534-5807

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Griffith, E., Walker, S., Martin, C-A., Vagnarelli, P., Stiff, T., Vernay, B., et al. (2008) 'Mutations in pericentrin cause Seckel syndrome with defective ATR-dependent DNA damage signaling'. Nature Genetics, 40 (2). pp. 232 - 236. ISSN: 1061-4036 Open Access Link

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