Portrait von Dr. rer. nat. Svitlana Melnik
Dr. rer. nat. Svitlana Melnik

Wiss. Mitarbeiterin (Forschungszentrum für Experimentelle Orthopädie)

Ärztlicher / Beruflicher Werdegang

seit 2018

Research Associate in Prof. Dr. W. Richter's group at the Research Centre for Experimental Orthopaedics at Heidelberg University Hospital

2010 – 2018

Senior Research Scientist at the DKFZ (German Cancer Research Center), Heidelberg (Prof. Ingrid Grummt, Prof. Christoph Plass, Dr. Richard Harbottle):  “Cancer-specific inhibition of WNT/β-catenin signaling”

2005 – 2010

Research Scientist in Prof. Peter Cook’s group at the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, UK: “Isolation of transcription factories containing RNA polymerases I, II, or III, and their proteomes analysis”

2001 – 2005

Research Fellow in Prof. Constanze Bonifer’s group at the Molecular Medicine Unit, University of Leeds, UK: “Dynamic reorganization of chromatin structure during differentiation of common myeloid precursors”

1994 – 1998

PhD student at the N. A. Bach Institute of Biochemistry and Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology,  Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. PhD thesis: “Identification of DNA-binding proteins organizing structure of chloroplast nucleoids”

1987 – 1994


Studies of Chemistry and Biology (Diploma) at the M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia