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Margarethe Bittins

Senior Executive Officer, Research and PhD-coordinator
  • E-mailMargarethe.Bittins@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 63 70
  • Visitor Address
    Jonas Lies vei 91
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Coordination of the Ph.D.-programme

Administrative support for PhD-candidates

Research coordination

Editor of the newsletter and website

  • Bittins, Margarethe; Wang, Xiang. 2017. TNT-Induced Phagocytosis: Tunneling Nanotubes Mediate the Transfer of Pro-Phagocytic Signals From Apoptotic to Viable Cells. Journal of Cellular Physiology. 2271-2279.
  • Myrum, Craig; Soule, Jonathan; Bittins, Margarethe; Cavagnini, Kyle; Goff, Kevin; Ziemek, Silje Karina; Eriksen, Maria Steene; Patil, Sudarshan; Szum, Adrian ; Nair Raveendran, Rajeevkumar; Bramham, Clive R. 2017. Arc interacts with the integral endoplasmic reticulum protein, calnexin. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 1-12.
  • Bojovic, Ognjen; Panja, Debabrata; Bittins, Margarethe; Bramham, Clive R.; Tjølsen, Arne. 2015. Time course of immediate early gene protein expression in the spinal cord following conditioning stimulation of the sciatic nerve in rats. PLOS ONE.
  • Wibrand, Karin; Sreenivasa, Pai Balagopal; Siripornmongcolchai, Taweeporn; Bittins, Margarethe; Berentsen, Birgitte; Ofte, May Lillian; Weigel, Arwed; Skaftnesmo, Kai Ove; Bramham, Clive R. 2012. MicroRNA regulation of the synaptic plasticity-related gene arc. PLOS ONE. 15 pages.
  • Rudolf, Rüdiger; Bittins, Margarethe; Gerdes, Hans-Herman. 2011. The role of myosin V in exocytosis and synaptic plasticity. 177-191.
  • Kögel, Tanja; Bittins, Margarethe; Rudolf, Rüdiger; Gerdes, Hans-Herman. 2010. Versatile roles for myosin Va in dense core vesicle biogenesis and function. Biochemical Society Transactions. 199-204.
  • Bramham, Clive R. Evjen; Alme, Maria Nordheim; Bittins, Margarethe; Kuipers, Sjoukje; Nair, Rajeevkumar R; Pai, Balagopal Sreenivasa; Panja, Debabrata; Schubert, Manja; Soule, Jonathan; Tiron, Adrian; Wibrand, Karin. 2010. The Arc of synaptic memory. 125-140.
  • Bittins, Margarethe; Eichler, Tilo Wolf; Hammer, John A. III; Gerdes, Hans-Herman. 2010. Dominant-negative myosin Va impairs retrograde but not anterograde axonal transport of large dense core vesicles. Cellular and molecular neurobiology. 369-379.
  • Bittins, Margarethe; Eichler, Tilo Wolf; Gerdes, Hans-Herman. 2009. Expression of the Dominant-Negative Tail of Myosin Va Enhances Exocytosis of Large Dense Core Vesicles in Neurons. Cellular and molecular neurobiology. 597-608.
  • Bittins, Margarethe; Eichler, Tilo Wolf. 2008. Large Dense Core Vesicles and Their Regulation by Myosin Va - on the role of myosin Va in maturation, intracellular transport, and exocytosis of large dense core vesicles in cultured hippocampal neurons.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

• Post Doc and researcher in neurobiology, Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen

• PhD in neuronal cell biology, 2008, Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen

• Masters degree in cell biology, 2002, Center for Molecular Biology, University of Heidelberg, Germany

• Sudied physics, chemisty, biology, University of Heidelberg, Germany