Portrait Zsofia Szentpetery, Ph.D.

Zsofia Szentpetery, Ph.D.

Laborantin, Klinik für Neonatologie

Professional Experience

She received her PhD in Classical and Molecular Genetics from the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary, and performed her research at the laboratory of Profs. Andras Varadi and Balazs Sarkadi on ABC transporters and cancer multidrug resistance. Her postdoctoral research first focused on phosphoinositide signaling and intracellular trafficking in the laboratory of Dr. Tamas Balla at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA (2006-2009), then on dermatological cancers at the Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London, in the laboratory of Prof. Edel O’Toole (2011-2014). She joined the LFR-NGN Center in December 2021 as a research technician. She participates and performs experiments in the research on the myelination of neurons and is responsible for laboratory infrastructure.