Primo Schär
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Primo Schär


Summary

PhD University of Berne, Switzerland with Prof. J. Kohli; Research focus: Yeast genetics, mechanisms of meiotic recombination.

Postdoctoral fellow at the University of Berne, Switzerland with Prof. J. Kohli; Research focus: Yeast genetics and DNA Mismatch Repair in Meiotic Recombination.
Postdoctoral fellow at the Imperial Cancer Research Fund (Cancer Research UK), London UK, with Prof. Tomas Lindahl; Research focus: Function of DNA ligases in yeast and mammalian DNA repair, DNA base excision repair.

Junior research group leader at the Institute of Molecular Cancer Research, University of Zürich, Switzerland; Research focus: Genome Stability, DNA double strand-break repair and DNA base excision repair in yeast and mammalian cells.

Since 2003 Professor and research group leader at the Department of Biomedicine, University of Basel, Switzerland; Research focus: Molecular mechanisms underlying (Epi)Genome plasticity in stem cells, DNA base excision repair in DNA demethylation and cell fate programming.

Biochemistry Cell Biology Genetics Genomics Molecular Biology

Work details

Professor of Molecular Genetics

University of Basel
October 2003
Department of Biomedicine

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