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Sofia Moverare Skrtic


Sofia Moverare Skrtic
+46 31-342 4838

Postal Address: Su sahlgrenska, 41345 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vita stråket su , 41345 Göteborg

Department of Internal Medicine at Institute of Medicine (More Information)
SU Sahlgrenska
413 45 Göteborg
Fax: +46 317863101
Visiting Address: Vita stråket SU , 413 45 Göteborg

About Sofia Moverare Skrtic

Associate professor Sofia Movérare-Skrtic’s main focus is to study a previously unknown protein - WNT16 - which has been found to have a specific and very important role for the cortical bone. She is now working intensively to try to understand the mechanisms of action of this protein and how this protein is regulated. Increased knowledge about WNT16 opens new avenues for the specific prevention and treatment of nonvertebral fractures, a substantial unmet medical need.

Sofia Movérare-Skrtic is founded by the Swedish Research Council and in 2015 she was appointed The Novo Nordisk Foundation Excellence Award.

She has also been awarded a 5-year Future Research Leader grant by the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research.

Latest publications

Mendelian Randomization Analysis Reveals a Causal Influence of Circulating Sclerostin Levels on Bone Mineral Density and Fractures
J. Zheng, W. Maerz, I. Gergei, M. Kleber, C. Drechsler et al.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2019
Journal article

NOTUM inhibition increases endocortical bone formation and bone strength
Robert Brommage, J. Liu, P. Vogel, F. Mseeh, A. Y. Thompson et al.
Bone Research, Journal article 2019
Journal article

The androgen receptor is required for maintenance of bone mass in adult male mice.
Jianyao Wu, Petra Henning, Klara Sjögren, Antti Koskela, Juha Tuukkanen et al.
Molecular and cellular endocrinology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Androgen receptor SUMOylation regulates bone mass in male mice
Jianyao Wu, Sofia Moverare-Skrtic, F. P. Zhang, A. Koskela, J. Tuukkanen et al.
Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, Journal article 2019
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A gene expression fingerprint of mouse stomach ECL cells.
Niklas Andersson, Sofia Movérare-Skrtic, Rolf Håkanson, Claes Ohlsson
Biochemical and biophysical research communications, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Androgens and the skeleton.
Marie Lagerquist, Liesbeth Vandenput, Sofia Movérare-Skrtic, Dirk Vanderschueren, Steven Boonen et al.
Minerva endocrinologica, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Proteome analysis for the identification of in vivo estrogen-regulated proteins in bone.
Roberta Pastorelli, Donatella Carpi, Luisa Airoldi, Chiara Chiabrando, Renzo Bagnati et al.
Proteomics, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Growth without growth hormone receptor: estradiol is a major growth hormone-independent regulator of hepatic IGF-I synthesis.
Katrien Venken, Frans Schuit, Leentje Van Lommel, Katsura Tsukamoto, John J Kopchick et al.
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2005
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