Sissel Eikvar

Head Engineer - Division of Biochemistry
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Phone +47-22851008
Room 3166
Available hours 9.00-14.00
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1112 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Tasks performed

Lab coordinator at Tore Jahnsens lab, dep of Biochemistry and B.S.Skålheggs lab. dep of Nutrition:

  • molecular biology
  • cell biology
  • purchasing
  • accounting
  • laboratory course for medical students


  • Master in biology
  • Employee at the University of Oslo since 1998, 6 months leave in 2005 when I worked at NIVA. Tox.dep.
Tags: Laboratory operation, Molecular biology techniques, Cell growth, Basware, Protein analysis, Teaching, Bacterial work


  • Aksaas, Anne Kristin; Eikvar, Sissel; Akusjervi, Goran; Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen & Kvissel, Anne Katrine (2011). Protein kinase A-dependent phosphorylation of serine 119 in the proto-oncogenic Serine/arginine-rich splicing factor 1 modulates its activity as a splicing enhancer protein. Genes, Chromosomes and Cancer.  ISSN 1045-2257.  2(8), s 841- 851
  • Stakkestad, Øystein; Larsen, Anja C V; Kvissel, Anne Katrine; Eikvar, Sissel; Ørstavik, Sigurd & Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen (2011). Protein kinase A type I activates a CRE-element more efficiently than protein kinase A type II regardless of C subunit isoform. BMC Biochemistry.  ISSN 1471-2091.  12 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2091-12-7
  • Larsen, Anja C V; Kvissel, Anne Katrine; Hafte, Tolesa Tilahun; Avellan, Cecilia I. A.; Eikvar, Sissel; Rootwelt, Terje; Ørstavik, Sigurd & Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen (2008). Inactive forms of the catalytic subunit of protein kinase A are expressed in the brain of higher primates. The FEBS Journal.  ISSN 1742-464X.  275(2), s 250- 262 . doi: 10.1111/j.1742-4658.2007.06195.x
  • Tollefsen, Knut-Erik; Blikstad, Camilla; Eikvar, Sissel; Finne, Eivind Farmen & Gregersen, Inger Katharina (2008). Cytotoxicity of alkylphenols and alkylated non-phenolics in a primary culture of rainbow trout (Onchorhynchus mykiss) hepatocytes. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety.  ISSN 0147-6513.  69 . doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2006.12.005
  • Kvissel, Anne Katrine; Ørstavik, Sigurd; Eikvar, Sissel; Brede, Gaute; Jahnsen, Tore; Collas, Philippe; Akusjarvi, G & Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen (2007). Involvement of the catalytic subunit of protein kinase A and of HA95 in pre-mRNA splicing. PMID: 17594903 [PubMed - in process]. Experimental Cell Research.  ISSN 0014-4827.  313, s 2795- 2809 . doi: 10.1016/j.yexcr.2007.05.014
  • Orstavik, Sigurd; Funderud, Ane; Hafte, Tolesa Tilahun; Eikvar, Sissel; Jahnsen, Tore & Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen (2005). Identification and characterization of novel PKA holoenzymes in human T lymphocytes. The FEBS Journal.  ISSN 1742-464X.  272, s 1559- 1567
  • Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen; Funderud, Ane; Henanger, HH; Hafte, Tolesa Tilahun; Larsen, Anja Camilla Vogeler; Kvissel, Anne Katrine; Eikvar, Sissel & Orstavik, Sigurd (2005). Protein kinase A (PKA) - A potential target for therapeutic intervention of dysfunctional immune cells. Current Drug Targets.  ISSN 1389-4501.  6
  • Martins, Sandra; Eikvar, Sissel; Furukawa, K. & Collas, Philippe (2003). HA95 and LAP2β mediate a novel chromatin-nuclear envelope interaction implicated in initiation of DNA replication. Journal of Cell Biology.  ISSN 0021-9525.  (160), s 177- 188
  • Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen; Witczak, Oliwia; Reinton, Nils Torgny Kjelkevik; Eide, Turid; Eikvar, Sissel; Collas, Philippe; Tasken, Kjetil; Jahnsen, Tore & Ørstavik, Sigurd (1999). Specific effects of cAMP are mediated by multiple isozymes of cyclic AMP-dependent protein kinase and A-kinase anchoring proteins. Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology.  ISSN 1464-1801.  1, s 49- 63 Show summary

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  • Kvissel, Anne Katrine; Orstavik, S; Eikvar, Sissel; Øistad, Pia Madeleine; Punga, T; Jahnsen, Tore; Collas, Philippe; Akusjarvi, G & Skalhegg, BS (2004). Co-localization and in vitro phosphorylation of splicing factors by cAMP-dependent protein kinase. The FASEB Journal.  ISSN 0892-6638.  18, s C259- C259
  • Martins, Sandra B.; Eikvar, Sissel; Furukawa, K.; Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen & Collas, Philippe (2002). HA95, a novel protein mediating nuclear envelope-chromatin interactions.
  • Martins, Sandra B.; Eikvar, Sissel; Furukawa, K.; Skålhegg, Bjørn Steen & Collas, Philippe (2001). Interaction of the inner nuclear membrane protein LAP2β with chromatin-associated HA95.

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Published Apr. 13, 2011 10:59 AM - Last modified Jan. 3, 2012 11:36 AM