Proteome Organisation & Dynamics

Positions held

  • Since 2017: Group Leader, Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB), Mainz
  • 2010–2017: Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Molecular Biology (ZMBH), Heidelberg University; Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto; European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg


  • 2010: PhD in Biology, University of Heidelberg
  • 2005: Licenciatura degree in Biochemistry, University of Lisbon

Most relevant publications by Anton Khmelinskii

Huber F, Bunina D, Gupta I, Khmelinskii A, Meurer M, Theer P, Steinmetz LM and Knop M (2016). Protein abundance control by non-coding antisense transcription. Cell Reports, 15, 2625-36

Yofe I#, Weill U, Meurer M, Chuartzman S#, Zalckvar E, Goldman O, Ben-Dor S, Schütze C, Wiedemann N, Knop M, Khmelinskii A# and Schuldiner M# (2016). One library to make them all: streamlining the creation of yeast libraries via a SWAp-Tag strategy. Nature Methods, 13, 371-8 (# joint corresponding authors)

Khmelinskii A*, Blaszczak E*, Pantazopoulou M, Fischer B, Omnus DJ, Le Dez G, Brossard A, Gunnarsson A, Barry JD, Meurer M, Kirrmaier D, Boone C, Huber W, Rabut G, Ljungdahl PO and Knop M (2014). Protein quality control at the inner nuclear membrane. Nature, 516, 410-3 (* joint first authors)

Meitinger F, Khmelinskii A, Morlot S, Kurtulmus B, Palani S, Andres-Pons A, Hub B, Knop M, Charvin G and Pereira G (2014). A memory system of negative polarity cues prevents replicative aging. Cell, 159, 1056-69

Khmelinskii A*, Keller PJ*, Bartosik A, Meurer M, Barry JD, Mardin BR, Kaufmann A, Trautmann S Wachsmuth M, Pereira G, Huber W, Schiebel E and Knop M (2012). Tandem fluorescent protein timers for in vivo analysis of protein dynamics. Nature Biotech, 30, 708-14 (* joint first authors)

Khmelinskii A, Keller PJ, Lorenz H, Schiebel E and Knop M (2010). Segregation of yeast nuclear pores. Nature, 466, E1

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