Gergely János Szöllősi

Gergely János Szöllősi

assistant professor

PhD (Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, 2009)

Department of Biological Physics

Room(s): Lágymányos Campus, Northern Building 3.135, 3.136
Phone(s): +36-1-372-2785
Extension(s): +36-1-372-2500 / 6325
Mobile(s): +36-30-725-3532
Email: uh.etle@oloss


My name is Gergely Szöllősi and I currently head the "Lendület" Evolutionary Genomics Research Group of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the ERC "GENECLOCKS" Research Group hosted at The Institute of Physics at Eötvös University in Budapest. Until 2013 July I was a a Marie Curie Fellow at the Bioinformatics. Phylogenetics and Evolutionary Genomics Group at LBBE in Lyon.

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Selected publications of recent years:

  1. Davín AA, Tannier E, Williams TA, Boussau B, Daubin V, Szöllősi GJ: Gene transfers can date the tree of life. Nature Ecology and Evolution 2(5):904-909 (2018) link
  2. Derény I and Szöllősi GJ Hierarchical tissue organization as a general mechanism to limit the accumulation of somatic mutations. Nature Communications 8:14545 (2017) DOI
  3. Williams TA, Szöllősi GJ, Spang A, Foster PG, Heaps SE, Boussau B, Ettema TJG, Embley TM. Integrative modeling of gene and genome evolution roots the archaeal tree of life. PNAS 114(23):E4602-E4611 (2017) DOI