Thomas Litman

Data --> information --> knowledge --> decisions

Copenhagen, DK

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Focus areas: - medical bioinformatics - translational research - cancer biology - immunology - dermatology - inflammatory skin diseases Current work and major fields of interest: - drug-target interaction studies - molecular biomarkers - miRNA discovery and analysis - ABC transporters - atopic dermatitis - psoriasis - Kinetic and structure-activity (QSAR) analysis of ATPase and transport data - Protein work: -> Cross-linking studies and immunological assays: -> Antibody design and production -> Immunoprecipitation and Western blotting -> Immunohistochemistry (light microscopy and electron microscopy) - Confocal microscopy: -> Transport and co-localization assays with fluorescent substrates -> Fluorescence immunohistochemistry - Bioinformatics: -> Structural and functional analysis of ABC transport proteins, including -> Sequence homology and phylogenetic analysis -> Structure-activity relationship (SAR) analysis -> Knowledge database for multidrug resistance reversal data. -> Expression analysis (SAGE, microarrays. RNA-seq) -> meta-analysis of expression data (interaction networks) Specialties: biomarker discovery miRNA research cancer and inflammation multidrug resistance ABC transporters bioinformatics dermatology

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bioinformatics
biomarkers
omics
transcriptomics
Oncology
inflammation
multidrug resistance
translational medicine
biophysics
biochemistry
molecular pathology
early discovery
Work experience
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Dec 2015 - Present

University of Copenhagen

Professor in medical bioinformatics and inflammatory skin diseases

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Sep 2011 - Present

LEO Pharma

Principal Scientist

I integrate bioinformatics at LEO Pharma. My tasks include (but are not limited to .-): - managing and integrating external as well as internal -omics studies (GEO2LEO) - transcriptomics (mRNA, miRNA) - proteomics (phosphoprotemoics) - biomarker discovery - translational research - supervision

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Apr 2011 - Aug 2011

University of Copenhagen

Associate Research Professor

Key research areas: Discovery of molecular biomarkers, such as microRNA, for cancer Deciphering drug resistance (ABC transporters, MDR, MXR) Bioinformatics: microarray (mRNA, miRNA, protein) data analysis

Jan 2010 - Aug 2011

Litman Consulting

Owner

Bioinformatics data analysis after 5 pm .-)

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Jan 2006 - Jun 2010

Exiqon

Head of Department, Biomarker Discovery

Head of the Biomarker Discovery department at Exiqon. Investigating potential new miRNA biomarkers with relevance for cancer diagnostics, prognostics and prediction of treatment response.

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Jan 2003 - Dec 2005

University of Copenhagen

Associate Professor

Medical Bioinformatics

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Jan 2002 - Dec 2002

University of Copenhagen

Weimann Associate Professor

Cancer research, multidrug resistance transporters, P-glycoprotein, MXR / ABCG2

1999 - 2002

Panum Institute

Associate Research Professor

bioinformatics

1997 - 1999

NIH

post doc

cancer research

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1997 - 1999

National Cancer Institute

post doc

multidrug resistance

Education

2006 - 2014

Københavns Universitet

Open University (after hours) Bachelor Degree, Philosophy & Rhetoric

2010 - 2010

Niels Brock

Systemic Coaching, Systemic Coaching

1993 - 1996

University of Copenhagen

Ph.D., medicine

1987 - 1992

The Technical University of Denmark

M.S.Ch.E, Biochemical Engineering

1989 - 1991

University of Copenhagen

M.Sc., Human Biology

1983 - 1986

Gladsaxe Gymnasium

high-school certificate, mat fys

1977 - 1983

Gladsaxe Privatskole

folkeskolens afgangsprøve, Folkeskolens afgangsprøve

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