Massimo Lopes



the WBW (Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop) Young investigator award 2017.

He gave the award lecture "Replication fork remodeling: a double-edged sword in genome stability and cancer therapy"
on 22th June at WBW in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.

Hind Haswah


won a poster prize at the 7th Cancer Network Zurich Retreat (March 26 - 28, 2017) in Emmetten, Switzerland.

Isabelle Arnold

won one of the Best Workshop Presentation Awards

for her presentation on "Eosinophils function in experimental H. pylori infection" at the World Immune Regulation Meeting (WIRM) in Davos.

Anna Stelling


received the Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Young Investigator Award 2017
for her work "Tumor suppressive mechanisms of S1PR2 signaling in DLBCL".


Alessandro SARTORI in UZH Journal 6/2016


«Der Feind im eigenen Körper»

Matteo Berti and Stanislaw Jozwiakowski were awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship.
Petr Cejka was awarded the Ernst Th. Jucker Prize 2015.



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Parrotta, Rossella; Okonska, Agata; Ronner, Manuel; Weder, Walter; Stahel, Rolf; Penengo, Lorenza; Felley-Bosco, Emanuela (2017). A novel BRCA1-associated protein-1 isoform affects response of mesothelioma cells to drugs impairing BRCA1-mediated DNA repair. Journal of Thoracic Oncology:Epub ahead of print.

Levikova, Maryna; Pinto, Cosimo; Cejka, Petr (2017). The motor activity of DNA2 functions as an ssDNA translocase to promote DNA end resection. Genes and Development, 31(5):493-502.

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Mordasini, Vanessa; Ueda, Seigo; Aslandogmus, Roberta; Berger, Christoph; Gysin, Claudine; Hühn, Daniela; Sartori, Alessandro A; Bernasconi, Michele; Nadal, David (2017). Activation of ATR-Chk1 pathway facilitates EBV-mediated transformation of primary tonsillar B-cells. OncoTarget, 8(4):6461-647

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