Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Peyman Björklund


Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden


  1. Björklund P, Lindberg D, Akerstrom G, Westin G. Stabilizing mutation of CTNNB1/beta-catenin and protein accumulation analyzed in a large series of parathyroid tumors of Swedish patients. Mol Cancer. 2008;7:53 pubmed publisher
    ..Aberrant accumulation of beta-catenin is very common in parathyroid tumors, and is caused by stabilizing homozygous mutation in 7.3% of Swedish pHPT patients. ..
  2. Björklund P, Backman S. Epigenetics of pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2018;469:92-97 pubmed publisher
    ..While much remains to be investigated regarding the epigenetics of PPGLs, it is clear that it plays an important role in PPGL biology. ..