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Christoph Handschin

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • Universitat Basel Department Biozentrum
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Research interests

metabolismPGC-1transcriptional regulationexerciseSkeletal muscle

About

For more information, please see www.biozentrum.unibas.ch/handschin ORCID ID: 0000-0003-0603-1097 ResearcherID: E-6886-2015 Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.ch/citations?user=Fks9pkgAAAAJ&hl=de&oi=ao Twitter: https://twitter.com/c_handschin?lang=en

Co-authors (266)

  • David Hurley
  • Marianne Liechti

Publications (5)

  • Injected human muscle precursor cells overexpressing pgc-1 enhance functional muscle regeneration after trauma

    • Haralampieva D
    • Salemi S
    • Betzel T
    • et al.
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  • Moderate modulation of cardiac PGC-1α expression partially affects age-associated transcriptional remodeling of the heart

    • Whitehead N
    • Gill J
    • Brink M
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  • Over-expression of a retinol dehydrogenase (SRP35/DHRS7C) in skeletal muscle activates mTORC2, enhances glucose metabolism and muscle performance

    • Ruiz A
    • Dror E
    • Handschin C
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  • Relation of nNOS isoforms to mitochondrial density and PGC-1alpha expression in striated muscles of mice

    • Baum O
    • Aaldijk D
    • Engeli A
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  • Optimized engagement of macrophages and satellite cells in the repair and regeneration of exercised muscle

    • Furrer R
    • Handschin C
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Professional experience

Professor

Biozentrum Basel

August 2015 - Present

Associate Professor

Biozentrum Basel

February 2009 - July 2015(6 years)

Assistant Professor, SNF Professor

Universität Zürich - University of Zurich

December 2006 - February 2009(2 years)

Postdoctoral Fellow / Instructor

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School

April 2002 - November 2006(5 years)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Biozentrum Basel

February 2001 - March 2002(a year)

Education

PhD

Biozentrum Basel

January 1997 - January 2001(4 years)

MSc in Biochemistry

Biozentrum Basel

January 1992 - January 1996(4 years)