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Julia Arand
Dr. Julia Arand

Center for Anatomy and Cell Biology (Division of Cell and Developmental Biology)
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0002-2357-1119
T +43 1 40160 37716


Cell Cycle Proteins; DNA Methylation; Embryonic Development; Embryonic Stem Cells; Epigenomics

Research group(s)

Selected publications

  1. Arand, J. et al., 2021. Tet enzymes are essential for early embryogenesis and completion of embryonic genome activation. EMBO reports. Available at:
  2. Doan, A. et al., 2021. RB depletion is required for the continuous growth of tumors initiated by loss of RB B. E. Clurman, ed. PLOS Genetics, 17(12), p.e1009941. Available at:
  3. Arand, J., Reijo Pera, R.A. & Wossidlo, M., 2021. Reprogramming of DNA methylation is linked to successful human preimplantation development. Histochemistry and Cell Biology, 156(3), pp.197–207. Available at:
  4. Arand, J. et al., 2015. Selective impairment of methylation maintenance is the major cause of DNA methylation reprogramming in the early embryo. Epigenetics & Chromatin, 8(1). Available at:
  5. Arand, J. et al., 2012. In Vivo Control of CpG and Non-CpG DNA Methylation by DNA Methyltransferases D. Schübeler, ed. PLoS Genetics, 8(6), p.e1002750. Available at: