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Marko Kaksonen

Marko Kaksonen

Department of Biochemistry

About Marko Kaksonen

Marko Kaksonen is a professor in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Geneva. His lab studies the molecular mechanisms of clathrin-mediated endocytosis. The lab develops and uses light and electron microscopy methods for quantitative visualization of cellular trafficking processes.

Read more about Marko Kaksonen’s research on his lab website.


University of Geneva
Department of Biochemistry
30, Quai Ernest-Ansermet
1211, Geneva 4, Switzerland
Phone : +41 (0)22 379 69 97


Mund M, van der Beek, JA, Deschamps J, Dmitrieff S, Hoess, P, Monster JL, Picco A, Nedelec F, Kaksonen M, Ries J., “Systematic nanoscale analysis of endocytosis links efficient vesicle formation to patterned actin nucleation”, Cell, 2018.