Gyorgy Szabadkai

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Board member
Gyorgy Szabadkai is Professor of Physiology at Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, UK, Associate Professor at the Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy and Satellite Group Leader at Francis Crick Institute, London, UK.His research focuses on understanding how mitochondria provide adaptation during the development of heterogeneous and chemoresistant tumours by studying the transcriptional program underlying mitochondrial biogenesis and the associated metabolic phenotype of cancer subtypes. His research groups use advanced imaging approaches at the UCL campus and perform metabolomic profiling of in vivo tumour models at the Crick institute. He co-founded the Consortium for Mitochondrial Research at UCL.