Professional address: Cellular Signal Integration Group (C-SIG), Center for Biological Sequence Analysis (CBS), Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Building 208, DK-2800 Lyngby, Denmark, Tel: +45 4525 6124 Fax: +45-45931585, Email:, WWW:,, Skype: rune.linding. Mobile: +45 74032 90403. Born: April 4, 1974.  Personal:  Married, one child.  Upbringing: Helsingør, Hundested, Lynæs, Denmark.  Gymnasium: Fr.værk Gymnasium, Denmark.  Languages: English, Danish, German.

Degrees:  2004: PhD in Structural and Computational Biology, Biocomputing Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany. 2000: Cand.Scient., M.Sc. in Biochemistry, Institute for Molecular Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. 1997: B.Sc. in Organic-, Inorganic- and Bio- Chemistry, Computer Science, Physics and Advanced Mathematics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Professional Experience: 2011-: Guest Professor of Cellular Signal Integration, Center for Biological Sequence Analysis (CBS), Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark (DTU). 2007-2010: Team Leader of Cellular & Molecular Logic, Section of Cell and Molecular Biology, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), London, UK. 2004: Postdoctoral Researcher: Rob Russell Group, Biocomputing Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany. 2005-2007: Human Frontiers Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Prof Tony Pawson, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute (SLRI) at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada and Prof Mike Yaffe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA.

Honors and Awards: 2005: Human Frontiers Science Programme Long Term Fellowship. 2005: Lundbeck Foundation Award. 2004: Danish Research Agency Post-Doctoral Fellowship.

Funding committees: Reviewer for several international review panels and funding committees.

Professional Activities:  2011-12:  Co-organiser: "Integrative Network Biology 2012: Network Medicine".  2011: Co-organiser: FEBS/EBI Course: "In silico Systems Biology: Network Reconstruction, Analysis and Network-based Modelling". 2010: Co-organiser: INBi Launch Symposium: "Integrative Network Biology and Cancer.". 2010: Programme chair: RECOMB 2010. 2009: Co-organiser: EMBO/EBI Systems Biology Course: "In silico systems biology: network reconstruction, analysis and network based modelling." 2008: Founder: Integrative Network Biology initiative (INBi). 2008: Programme chair: RECOMB 2008. 2008: Chair on Proteomics: ELSYS 2008. 2007: Program Committee Member: DIMACS Workshop on the Dialogue on Reverse Engineering Assessment and Methods (DREAM2). 2006: Selected Program Committee Member: Jumboree, Synthetic Biology, MIT (unable to attend). 2006: Abstract Reviewer: Automated Function Prediction. An ISMB 2006 Special Interest Group Meeting. 2005: Abstract Reviewer: Automated Function Prediction. An ISMB 2005 Special Interest Group Meeting. 2003: Co-organiser: EMBL-EMBO Science and Society Mini Symposium: Publishing practices at the crossroads – between the print media and the internet. 2002: Co-organiser: 3rd EMBL PhD Student International Symposium: Life within boundaries – Membranes & Compartments in Biology.   Ad-hoc Reviewer: Nature Protocols, Molecular Systems Biology, Genome Research, Genome Biology, Bioinformatics, BMC Bioinformatics, FEBS Letters, Nature, Nucleic Acid Research, PLoS Computational Biology, PLoS-One, Protein Science, Proteins, JMB, Proteomics, Science, Science Signaling, BMC Bioinformatics.

Grants: Have obtained grant support as PI at the level of 9M DKK. Main sources: Medical Research Council (MRC, UK), HFSP, Lundbeck Foundation and Danish Research Councils. Have been primary scientific negotiator and lab-designer for projects and instruments corresponding to investments at the level of 71M DKK. Total Grants at the level of 147M DKK.

Publications: Published more than 30 papers with peer-review and 2 edited books. 3 papers with more 275 citations. Together, his Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) listed papers now have more than 1750 citations. His most cited paper (from 2003) has more than 300 citations. His papers have numerous times been highlighted by editorials, podcasts, frontpages and research high-lights. Several of his papers have been selected as Breakthrough of the Year, High-Scoring Faculty 1000 and Editors Choice articles. Within the past six years, co-author of 13 papers in Cell, Science, PLoS Biology, Nature Biotechnology, Science Signaling, Molecular Cell, and Cell Stem Cell. Published 3 papers in Science within a 13 months period. H-index: 21.

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    ISSNs: 1548-7091, 1548-7091

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