Vera Župunski

Chair of Biochemistry Department
Faculty of Chemistry and Chem. Technology
University of Ljubljana
E-mail: vera.zupunski@ijs.si
Page: http://www.fkkt.uni-lj.si/si/?217

Fields of interest:

Molecular evolution, mobile elements, multigene families.

 

Recent publications:

Tollervey JR, Curk T, Rogelj B, Briese M, Cereda M, Kayikci M, König J, Hortobágyi T, Nishimura AL, Zupunski V, Patani R, Chandran S, Rot G, Zupan B, Shaw CE, Ule J.:
Characterizing the RNA targets and position-dependent splicing regulation by TDP-43.
Nat Neurosci., 2011, 14:452-8

Nishimura AL, Zupunski V, Troakes C, Kathe C, Fratta P, Howell M, Gallo JM, Hortobágyi T, Shaw CE, Rogelj B.:
Nuclear import impairment causes cytoplasmic trans-activation response DNA-binding protein accumulation and is associated with frontotemporal lobar degeneration.
Brain, 2010, 133:1763-71

Zupunski V, Kordis D, Gubensek F.:
Adaptive evolution in the snake venom Kunitz/BPTI protein family.
FEBS Lett.,2003, 547:131-6

Zupunski V, Gubensek F, Kordis D.:
Evolutionary dynamics and evolutionary history in the RTE clade of non-LTR retrotransposons.
Molecular biology and evolution, 2001, 1849-1863