Chromatin Biology & Proteomics

Petra Beli

Positions held

  • Since 2013: Group Leader, Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB), Mainz
  • 2010-2013: Postdoctoral Researcher, The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen


  • 2011: PhD in Biology, Goethe University Frankfurt
  • 2007: Diploma in Molecular Biology, University of Zagreb

Most relevant publications by Petra Beli

Wagner SA, Beli P, Weinert BT, Nielsen ML, Cox J, Mann M, Choudhary C (2011). A proteome-wide, quantitative survey of in vivo ubiquitylation sites reveals widespread regulatory roles. Mol Cell Proteomics, 10, M111.013284

Beli P, Lukashchuk N, Wagner SA, Weinert BT, Olsen JV, Baskcomb L, Mann M, Jackson SP and Choudhary C (2012). Proteomic investigations reveal a role for RNA processing factor THRAP3 in the DNA damage response. Molecular Cell, 46, 212–225

Povlsen LK, Beli P, Wagner SA, Poulsen SL, Sylvestersen KB, Poulsen JW, Nielsen ML, Bekker-Jensen S, Mailand N, Choudhary C (2012). Systems-wide analysis of ubiquitylation dynamics reveals a key role for PAF15 ubiquitylation in DNA-damage bypass. Nat Cell Biol, 14, 1089-1098

Schmidt CK, Galanty Y, Sczaniecka-Clift M, Coates J, Jhujh S, Demir M, Cornwell M, Beli P and Jackson SP (2015). Systematic E2 screening reveals a UBE2D-RNF138-CtIP axis promoting DNA repair. Nat Cell Biol, 17, 1458-1470

Wagner SA, Oehler H, Voigt A, Dalic D, Freiwald A, Serve H and Beli P (2015). ATR inhibition rewires cellular signaling networks induced by replication stress. Proteomics, 16, 402-416

Yang J, Wagner SA and Beli P (2015). Illuminating Spatial and Temporal Organization of Protein Interaction Networks by Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics. Front Genet, 6, 344


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