Group leader: Elena Papaleo

Elena Papaleo is the head of CSB. She has a solid background in bioinformatics, structural biology and biochemistry.

She received her PhD in 2006 from the University of Milano-Bicocca and carried out post-doctoral research in different institutes and universities in Italy, Spain and Denmark.

Dr. Papaleo is also active as Academic Editor for main open access journals such as PloS Computational Biology, PloS ONE, PeerJ, Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences. She is ambassador for open-access initiatives in science.

She is currently member of different European Networks and Consortia, such as the PLUMED consortium and the ELIXIR 3D-BioInfo and IDP communities.

Her research interests are mainly in the field of the molecular mechanisms related to cancer alterations in coding regions of genes, aberrant post-translational modifications and cancer-related intrinsically disordered proteins or networks of protein-protein interactions. 


Group leader Elena Papaleo

ORCID: 0000-0002-7376-5894

Twitter: Computational Biology Laboratory - CBL (@ElePapaleo)

Instagram: cbl_dk

Key Funding

Novo Nordisk Foundation

Hartmann Foundation

Carlsberg Distinguished Fellowship

The PRACE initiative