PhD Savani Anbalagan

e-mail: s.anbalagan@cent.uw.edu.pl
telefon: +48 22 55 43836
pokój: 02.103
Laboratorium Biologii Komórek Glejowych (Kierownik)

Adres 

Centrum Nowych Technologii (CeNT)
Uniwersytet Warszawski
ul. S. Banacha 2c
02-097 Warszawa

Education and degrees

2014 PhD in Industrial Biotechnology, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

2009 Master of Technology in Industrial Biotechnoloy, SASTRA University, Thanjavur, India

 

Research experience and appointments:

Since July 2019 Assistant Professor (Adiunkt Naukowy) and Head of the Laboratory of Glial biology at CeNT, University of Warsaw.

2015-2019 Senior Postdoc in Prof. Gil Levkowitz group, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

2013-2015 Postdoc in Prof. Gil Levkowitz group, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

2009-2012 Doctoral student in Prof. Maria Pia Longhese group, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

2009 Guest student at Prof. Daniel Otzen group, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark

Awards:

2018 Award for outstanding achievements in postdoctoral research, Feinberg Graduate School, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

2016 Koshland Prize, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

2015-2018 Senior Postdoctoral Fellowship, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

2013-2015 Israel PBC Fellowship for Outstanding Post-Doctoral Researchers from China and India

2012 Award for Best project proposal, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

2009-2012 EU-FP7 Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher during PhD studies

2008 Indian Academy of Science – Summer Research Fellowship

 

Key Publications

Anbalagan S*, Blechman J*, Gliksberg M, Gordon L, Rotkopf R, Dadosh T, Shimoni E, Levkowitz G. Synaptic actin dynamics regulates oxytocin neuropeptide content in vivoeLife 2019

Anbalagan S*, Gordon L*, Blechman J, Matsuoka R, Rajamannar P, Wircer E, Biran J, Reuveny E, Leshkowitz D, Stainier D.Y.R, Levkowitz G. Pituicyte cues regulate the development of permeable neuro-vascular interfaces. Dev Cell. 2018

Bonetti D, Anbalagan S, Lucchini G, Clerici M, Longhese MP. Tbf1 and Vid22 promote resection and non-homologous end joining of DNA double-strand break ends. EMBO J. 2013.

Anbalagan S, Bonetti D, Lucchini G, Longhese MP. Rif1 supports the function of the CST complex in yeast telomere capping. PLoS Genet. 2011.