PD. Dr. Gabriella Lundkvist (she/her)

Scientific Coordinator
Scientific Coordination
+49 221 37970-302



2015 - today    |    Scientific coordinator
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
2014 - today    |    Associate professor (habilitation)
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
2010 – 2013    |    Senior researcher
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
2008 –2009    |    Junior group leader
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
2006 –2007    |    Research scholar Swedish Brain foundation
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet


2014    |    Docent in Neuroscience (Associate professor)
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
Postdoctoral training
2002- 2005    |    Department of Biology, Centre for Biological Timing,
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA. 
Doctoral degree
1996 – 2001    |    Doctor of Medical Science (Medicine doktor)
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
University degree
1992–1996    |    Master of Science with a major in Biology
Stockholm University

Supplementary education and training

2022    |    Career counselor for academics
Center for Science and Research management, Speyer
2016    |    Research management
Center for Science and Research management, Speyer
2007–2008    |    University didactics and pedagogics
16.5 ECT credits, Stockholm University and Karolinska Institutet

Selected publications

Medicine in the Fourth Dimension.
Cederroth CR, Albrecht U, Bass J, Brown SA, Dyhrfjeld-Johnsen J, Gachon F, Green CB, Hastings MH, Helfrich-Förster C, Hogenesch JB, Lévi F, Loudon A, Lundkvist GB, Meijer JH, Rosbash M, Takahashi JS, Young M, Canlon B. Cell Metab. 2019 doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2019.06.019. PMID: 31390550

Altered circadian clock gene expression in patients with schizophrenia.
Johansson AS, Owe-Larsson B, Hetta J, Lundkvist GB. Schizophr Res. 2016 doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2016.04.029. PMID: 27132483

Ryanodine-sensitive intracellular Ca2+ channels are involved in the output from the SCN circadian clock.
Aguilar-Roblero R, Quinto D, Báez-Ruíz A, Chávez JL, Belin AC, Díaz-Muñoz M, Michel S, Lundkvist G. Eur J Neurosci. 2016 doi: 10.1111/ejn.13368. PMID: 27529310

Repeated psychosocial stress at night, but not day, affects the central molecular clock.

Bartlang MS, Savelyev SA, Johansson AS, Reber SO, Helfrich-Förster C, Lundkvist GB. Chronobiol Int. 2014 doi: 10.3109/07420528.2014.940085. PMID: 25051430
A calcium flux is required for circadian rhythm generation in mammalian pacemaker neurons.

Lundkvist GB, Kwak Y, Davis EK, Tei H, Block GD. J Neurosci. 2005 doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2211-05.2005. PMID: 16107654

Why trypanosomes cause sleeping sickness.
Lundkvist GB, Kristensson K, Bentivoglio M. Physiology (Bethesda). 2004 doi: 10.1152/physiol.00006.2004. PMID: 15304634

For full publication list; see www.gabriella-lundkvist.com

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