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Dr. Jonas Cicenas

annotator, kinase expert
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
CMU - 1, rue Michel Servet

Brief Biography:

1982 - 1993: Klaipeda School No. 19.

1993-1997 and 1997-1999: Faculty of Natural Sciences,Vilnius Pedagogical University (biology).

1997: BSc degree in natural sciences.

1999: MSc degree in natural sciences.

1994-1996: Private College "Lingua et Commercium" (Economics, Marketing, Informatics, German and English).

1999-2000: Dept. Anatomy and Cell Biology, East Carolina University School of Medicine.

2002-2004: University of Basel.

2004: PhD degree in biochemistry.

Bachelor's thesis: „Influence of cytokines on the proliferation and differentiation of bovine blood lymphocytes“.

Master's thesis: „Influence of protein kinases and nucleotide analogues on the differentiation and apoptosis of the HL-60 cell line“.

PhD thesis: „ErbB2 Signaling in Breast Cancer: the role of ErbB, Akt and ShcA phosphorylation“.


Academic positions:

1996-1999 lab assistant, student

1999-2004 PhD student

2005-2011 postdoc

2011-annotator, kinase expert



Research interests:

protein kinases, cancer, cell signaling


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

time will show...


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