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Martin Stortz, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Dr. Stortz is a biologist and received his Ph.D. in Biological Chemistry from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He joined Misteli’s lab at the National Cancer Institute as a post-doctoral fellow in 2021. The main aim of his research is understanding how the 3D organization of the genome influences the regulation of gene expression. By using a synthetic biology approach to control chromatin architecture, Dr. Stortz aims to explore the complex relation between genome structure and function.

Areas of Expertise

Nuclear Architecture
Biomolecular Condensates
Chromatin Organization