Julia Lindqvist

Graduate Student
Turku Centre for Biotechnology
Åbo Akademi University
Turku Doctoral Programme for Biomedical Sciences
e-mail: julia.lindqvist(a)abo.fi
phone: +358-2-215-4079 (Biocity 2nd floor)

Research Interests

  • Intermediate filaments
  • Cdk5-p35 signalling
  • Muscle differentiation
  • Prostate cancer signalling


2009 – present: Graduate Student, Åbo Akademi University and TuBS
2009: M.Sc. Cell Biology, Åbo Akademi University


  • Immunocytochemistry
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Mouse muscle stem cell isolation and culture
  • Murine muscle injury model
  • In vitro kinase activity assays
  • Common molecular and cell biology techniques


Nestin as a regulator of Cdk5 in differentiating myoblasts.
Pallari HM, Lindqvist J, Torvaldson E, Ferraris SE, He T, Sahlgren C, Eriksson JE., Mol Biol Cell. 2011 May;22(9):1539-49