Gunnar Dick

Senior Adviser - Research Section
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Visiting address Fysikkbygningen Sem Sælandsvei 24
Postal address Postboks 1032 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of Biosciences

Responsibilities

 

Background

I have my background within biochemistry, cell biology and neuroscience:

2011-2015 Postdoc/Research fellow, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo

2008-2010 Postdoc fellow, Centre for Brain Repair, University of Cambridge, UK

2008 PhD fellow, Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Oslo

2002 Master of science (Cand.scient), Department of Biochemistry, University of Oslo

 

Appointments

  • 2006, 2012 Elected representative for fixed-term scientific employees to the board of Department of Molecular Biosciences.
  • 2012 Deputy Head and Head, Biochemical interest group, Oslo branch of Norwegian Biochemical Society
  • 2013 Elected representative for fixed-term scientific employees to the board of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.

 

Cooperation

Research collaboration with ass. prof. Marianne Fyhn, prof. Kristian Prydz, Department of Biosciences Prof. James W. Fawcett, University of Cambridge, UK

Lecturer Melissa R. Andrews, University of Southampton, UK, Dr Jessica Kwok, University of Leeds, UK

Publications

Lensjø KK, Lepperød ME, Dick G, Hafting T, Fyhn M. (2017) Removal of Perineuronal Nets Unlocks Juvenile Plasticity Through Network Mechanisms of Decreased Inhibition and Increased Gamma Activity. J Neurosci. 37(5):1269-1283.

 

Dick G., Akslen-Hoel L.K., Grøndahl F., Kjos I., Maccarana M., Prydz K. (2015) PAPST1 regulates sulfation of heparan sulfate proteoglycans in epithelial MDCK II cells. Glycobiology. 25(1):30-41.

 

Dick G., Tan C.L., Alves J.N., Ehlert E.M., Miller G.M., Hsieh-Wilson L.C., Sugahara K., Oosterhof A., van Kuppevelt T.H., Verhaagen J., Fawcett J.W., Kwok J.C. (2013) Semaphorin 3A binds to the perineuronal nets via chondroitin sulfate type E motifs in rodent brains. J Biol Chem. 288(38):27384-95.

 

Vo T., Carulli D., Ehlert E.M., Kwok J.C., Dick G., Mecollari V., Moloney E.B., Neufeld G., de Winter F., Fawcett J.W., Verhaagen J. (2013) The Chemorepulsive Axon Guidance Protein Semaphorin 3A is a Constituent of Perineuronal Nets in the Adult Rodent Brain.Mol Cell Neurosci. 56:186-200.

 

Dick G., Akslen-Hoel L.K., Grøndahl F., Kjos I., Prydz K. (2012) Proteoglycan synthesis and Golgi organization in polarized epithelial cells. J Histochem Cytochem. 60(12):926-35.

 

Kwok J.C., Dick G., Wang D., Fawcett J.W. (2011) Extracellular matrix and perineuronal nets in CNS repair. Dev Neurobiol. 71(11):1073-89

 

Eva, R., Dassie E., Caswell P., Dick G., fFrench-Constant C., Norman J., Fawcett J. (2010) Rab11 and its Effector Rab Coupling Protein Contribute to the Trafficking of Beta1 Integrins During Axon Growth in Adult DRG Neurons and PC12 cells. J Neurosci. 30(35):11654-69.

 

Prydz, K., Dick G., Tveit H. (2008) How many ways through the Golgi maze? Traffic. 9 (3):299-304.

 

Dick, G., Grøndahl, F., Prydz, K. (2008) Overexpression of the 3’-phosphoadenosine 5’-phosphosulfate (PAPS) transporter 1 increases sulfation of chondroitin sulfate in the apical pathway of MDCK II cells. Glycobiology. 18 (1):53-65.

 

Espenes, A., Harbitz, I., Skogtvedt, S., Fuglestveit, R., Berg, K.A., Dick, G., Krogenaes, A.,Tranulis, M.A. (2006) Dynamic expression of the prion-like protein Doppel in ovine testicular tissue. Int. J. Androl. 29 (3):400-8.

 

Tveit, H., Dick, G., Skibeli, V., Prydz, K. (2005) A proteoglycan undergoes different modifications en route to the apical and basolateral surfaces of Madin-Darby canine kidney cells. J. Biol. Chem. 280 (33):29596-603.

 

 

  • Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Lepperød, Mikkel Elle; Dick, Gunnar; Hafting, Torkel & Fyhn, Marianne (2017). Removal of perineuronal nets unlocks juvenile plasticity through network mechanisms of decreased inhibition and increased gamma Activity. Journal of Neuroscience.  ISSN 0270-6474.  37(5), s 1269- 1283 . doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2504-16.2016
  • Dick, Gunnar; Akslen-Hoel, Linn Kristin; Grøndahl, Frøy; Kjos, Ingrid; Maccarana, Marco & Prydz, Kristian (2015). PAPST1 regulates sulfation of heparan sulfate proteoglycans in epithelial MDCK II cells. Glycobiology.  ISSN 0959-6658.  25(1), s 30- 41 . doi: 10.1093/glycob/cwu084
  • Dick, Gunnar; Tan, Chin-Lik; Alves, Joao Nuno; Ehlert, Erich M.E.; Miller, Gregory M.; Hsieh-Wilson, Linda C.; Sugahara, Kazuyuki; Oosterhof, Arie; van Kuppevelt, Toin H.; Verhaagen, Joost; Fawcett, James W. & Kwok, Jessica C.F. (2013). Semaphorin 3A Binds to the Perineuronal Nets via Chondroitin Sulfate Type E Motifs in Rodent Brains. Journal of Biological Chemistry.  ISSN 0021-9258.  288(38), s 27384- 27395 . doi: 10.1074/jbc.M111.310029
  • Dick, Gunnar; Akslen-Hoel, Linn Kristin; Grøndahl, Frøy; Kjos, Ingrid & Prydz, Kristian (2012). Proteoglycan Synthesis and Golgi Organization in Polarized Epithelial Cells. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry.  ISSN 0022-1554.  60(12), s 926- 935 . doi: 10.1369/0022155412461256 Show summary
  • Kwok, Jessica C.F.; Dick, Gunnar; Wang, Difei & Fawcett, James W. (2011). Extracellular Matrix and Perineuronal Nets in CNS Repair. Developmental Neurobiology.  ISSN 1932-8451.  71(11), s 1073- 1089 . doi: 10.1002/dneu.20974
  • Dick, Gunnar; Grøndahl, Frøy & Prydz, Kristian (2008). Overexpression of the 3 '-phosphoadenosine 5 '-phosphosulfate (PAPS) transporter 1 increases sulfation of chondroitin sulfate in the apical pathway of MDCK II cells. Glycobiology.  ISSN 0959-6658.  18(1), s 53- 65 . doi: 10.1093/glycob/cwm121
  • Prydz, Kristian; Dick, Gunnar & Tveit, Heidi (2008). How many ways through the Golgi maze?. Traffic : the International Journal of Intracellular Transport.  ISSN 1398-9219.  9(3), s 299- 304 . doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0854.2007.00690.x
  • Espenes, A; Harbitz, I; Skogtvedt, S; Fuglestveit, R; Berg, KA; Dick, Gunnar; Krogenaes, A & Tranulis, MA (2006). Dynamic expression of the prion-like protein Doppel in ovine testicular tissue. International Journal of Andrology.  ISSN 0105-6263.  29
  • Tveit, Heidi; Dick, Gunnar; Skibeli, Venke & Prydz, Kristian (2005). A proteoglycan undergoes different modifications en route to the apical and basolateral surfaces of Madin-Darby canine kidney cells. Journal of Biological Chemistry.  ISSN 0021-9258.  19(280), s 29596- 29603

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  • Dinh, Tovy; Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Lanton, Rune Alexander; Dick, Gunnar; Fyhn, Marianne & Hafting, Torkel (2017). Increased ocular dominance plasticity in adult visual cortex after genetic knock out of aggrecan, an essential component of perineuronal nets.
  • Aune, Marie Hjelmseth; Kiran, Asle Helge; Evjen, Tove Julie; Kleppe, Rune; Dick, Gunnar & Falkenberg, Liv Eggset (2016). Nettsider for Senter for Digitalt Liv Norge.
  • Dick, Gunnar & Evjen, Tove Julie (2016). Presentasjon av Senter for digital liv Norge.
  • Dick, Gunnar; Evjen, Tove Julie; Aune, Marie Hjelmseth; Kleppe, Rune & Kiran, Asle Helge (2016). The Centre for digital life Norway - presentation of a national centre for biotechnology training, research and innovation..
  • Kiran, Asle Helge & Dick, Gunnar (2016). What is RRI - a brief overview.
  • Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Lepperød, Mikkel Elle; Dick, Gunnar; Hafting, Torkel & Fyhn, Marianne (2016). Removal of perineuronal nets affects information processing and plasticity in the primary visual cortex.
  • Tasken, Kjetil; Dick, Gunnar & Evjen, Tove Julie (2016). Digitalt liv Norge.
  • Dick, Gunnar; Stølen, Svein & Brautaset, Trygve (2015, 03. november). Digital Storsatsing. [Tidsskrift].  Populær vitenskapelig bilag- Vitenskap og Historie.
  • Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Lepperød, Bjørn Mikkel Elle; Dick, Gunnar; Hafting, Torkel & Fyhn, Marianne (2015). Removal of perineuronal nets in the visual cortex leads to a reduced inhibition and mimics critical period plasticity.
  • Hafting, Torkel; Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Christensen, Ane Charlotte; Dick, Gunnar & Fyhn, Marianne (2014). Perineuronal nets, plasticity and information-processing in visual cortex, medial entorhinal cortex and hippocampus..
  • Lensjø, Kristian Kinden; Dick, Gunnar; Fyhn, Torkel Hafting & Fyhn, Marianne (2013). Cortical processing in awake, behaving rats after removal of perineuronal nets.
  • Dick, Gunnar & Prydz, Kristian (2000). Studies of hyaluronic acid synthesis and sorting in polarised MDCK cells.

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Published Nov. 9, 2011 1:54 PM - Last modified July 3, 2017 9:36 AM