Source: HMGU

Dr. Lukas Simon

Phone: +49 89 3187-2388
Building/Room: 58a / 113


Curriculum Vitae

07/2011-04/2016: PhD in Structural and Computational Biology and Molecular Biophysics at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

07/2007-05/2011: Bachelor in Bioinformatics at the University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX.


Edelstein LC, Simon LM, Montoya RT, Holinstat M, Chen ES, Bergeron A, Kong X, Nagalla S, Mohandas N, Cohen DE, Dong JF, Shaw C, Bray PF. “Racial differences in human platelet PAR4 reactivity reflect expression of PCTP and miR-376c.” Nat Med. 2013 Pubmed PMID: 24216752

Simon LM, Edelstein LC, Nagalla S, Woodley AB, Chen ES, Kong X, Ma L, Fortina P, Kunapuli S, Holinstat M, McKenzie SE, Dong JF, Shaw CA, Bray PF. “Human platelet microRNA-mRNA networks associated with age and gender revealed by integrated plateletomics.” Blood. 2014 February 12 Pubmed PMID: 24523238

Edelstein LC*, Simon LM*, Lindsay CR, Kong X, Montoya RT, Tourdot BE, Chen ES, Ma L, Coughlin S, Nieman M, Holinstat M, Shaw CA, Bray PF. “Common variants in the human platelet PAR4 thrombin receptor alter platelet function and differ by race.” Blood. 2014 November 27 Pubmed PMID: 25293779

*Authors contributed equally

Hsu TY, Simon LM, Neil NJ, Marcotte R, Sayad A, Bland CS, Echeverria GV, Sun T, Kurley SJ, Tyagi S, Karlin KL, Dominguez-Vidana R, Hartman JD, Renwick A, Scorsone K, Bernardi RJ, Skinner SO, Jain A, Orellana M, Lagisetti C, Golding I, Jung SY, et al.. “The spliceosome is a therapeutic vulnerability in MYC-driven cancer.” Nature. 2015 September 2 Pubmed PMID: 26331541

Simon LM, Chen ES, Edelstein LC, Kong X, Bhatlekar S, Rigoutsos I, Bray PF, Shaw CA. “Integrative Multi-omic Analysis of Human Platelet eQTLs Reveals Alternative Start Site in Mitofusin 2.” Am J Hum Genet. 2016 May 5 Pubmed PMID: 27132591