Associate Investigators

Dr. Daria Onichtchouk

Dr. Daria Onichtchouk


Dr. Daria Onichtchouk

Institute of Biology I - Developmental Biology (Faculty of Biology)
Universtity of Freiburg

T +49 761 203 2595

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10 selected publications:

  • Integration of single-cell multiomic measurements across disease states with genetics identifies mechanisms of beta cell dysfunction in type 2 diabetes.
    Wang G, […], Preissl S†, Gaulton KJ†, Sander M†.
    Nat. Genet. in press (biorxiv; PMID: 36711922)
  • Interpreting non-coding disease-associated human variants using single-cell epigenomics.
    Gaulton KJ*†, Preissl S*†, Ren B*†. (2023)
    Nat. Rev. Genet. 2023 May 9. [PMID: 37161089]
  • Characterizing cis-regulatory elements using single-cell epigenomics.
    Preissl S*†, Gaulton KJ*†, Ren B*†. (2023)
    Nat. Rev. Genet. 2023 Jan;24(1):21-43. Epub 2022 Jul 15 [PMID: 35840754]
  • A single-cell atlas of chromatin accessibility in the human genome.
    Zhang K, […], Preissl S, Ren B. (2021)
    Cell. 2021 Nov 24;184(24):5985-6001.e19.
  • An Atlas of Gene Regulatory Elements in Adult Mouse Cerebrum.
    Li YE*, Preissl S*, […], Ren B. (2021)
    Nature. 2021 Oct;598(7879):129-136.
  • Cardiac Cell Type-Specific Gene Regulatory Programs and Disease Risk Association.
    Hocker JD, […], Ren B†, Chi NC†, Preissl S† (2021)
    Sci. Adv. 2021 May 14;7(20):eabf1444. [PMID: 33990324]
  • NHLBI LungMap Consortium. Single-cell multiomic profiling of human lungs reveals cell-type specific and age-dynamic control of SARS-CoV2 host genes.
    Wang A†, […], Gaulton KJ†, Preissl S†, Sun X†; (2020)
    Elife. 2020 Nov 9;9:e62522
  • Transcriptionally active HERV-H retrotransposons demarcate topologically associating domains in human pluripotent stem cells.
    Zhang Y*, Li T*, Preissl S*, […], Ren B. (2019)
    Nat. Genet. 2019 Sep;51(9):1380-1388
  • Single nucleus analysis of accessible chromatin in developing mouse forebrain reveals cell type-specific transcriptional regulation.
    Preissl S*, Fang R*, […], Ren B. (2018)
    Nat. Neurosci. 2018 Mar;21(3):432-439.
  • Deciphering the Epigenetic Code of Cardiac Myocyte Transcription.
    Preissl S, […], Gilsbach R. (2015)
    Circ. Res. 2015 Aug 14;117(5):413-23.
    (*contributed equally; † co-corresponding authors)