Nuclear and chromatin architecture of adipogenesis and cancer

We investigate mechanisms by which high-order and local features of nuclear architecture pattern lineage determination in health and disease, including adipogenesis, lipodystrophic laminopathies and the epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition.


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Philippe Collas, Professor, Principal Investigator

Chair, Department of Molecular Medicine

Mailing address:
University of Oslo
Institute of Basic Medical Sciences
Department of Molecular Medicine
PO Box 1112 Blindern
0317 Oslo, Norway

Visiting address:
University of Oslo
Domus Medica, 2nd floor, room 2250
Sognvannsveien 9
0372 Oslo, Norway

Public transport: Tram lines 17 and 18 to Rikshospitalet; get off at the end station and walk 2 min to Domus Medica.

Phone: +47 22851060 (Administrative assistant)

philc [at]
s.m.taraldsen [at] (Administrative assistant)

We are working in the following areas:

Our work combines molecular, genomics, imaging and bioinformatics approaches using patient material and engineered stem cells from human adipose tissue.

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