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Christof Osman

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In the lab of Peter Walter I am interested in the fundamentally import yet poorly understood cell biological questions of how the integrity of the mitochondrial genome is maintained, how it is adequately distributed throughout the cell to meet mitochondrial and cellular demands and how it is faithfully inherited to daughter cells during cell division.

Recent publications

  • Mrx6 regulates mitochondrial DNA copy number in S. cerevisiae by engaging the evolutionarily conserved Lon protease Pim1

    • Göke A
    • Schrott S
    • Mizrak A
    • et al.
  • MIC OS and phospholipid transfer by Ups2-Mdm35 organize membrane lipid synthesis in mitochondria

    • Aaltonen M
    • Friedman J
    • Osman C
    • et al.


Co-authors (36)

  • Johanna Frickel
  • Christopher Jakubke
  • Voytek Okreglak
  • Benoit Kornmann

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