Coen Campsteijn

Associate Professor - Nuclear Envelope Dynamics Group
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Phone +47 22851035
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1112 Blindern 0372 Oslo

Academic interests

Nuclear envelope architecture and integrity

Cell division


Genome stability


2017-             Principal Investigator, Collas Lab, IMB, Norway

2011-2016     Postdoc and senior scientist, Stenmark lab, ICR, Norway

2006-2011     Postdoc, Thompson lab, SARS centre, Norway

2001-2005     PhD student, Stunnenberg lab, RIMLS, the Netherlands




  • Schink, Kay Oliver; Tan, Kia Wee; Spangenberg, Helene; Martorana, Domenica; Sneeggen, Marte & Stévenin, Virginie [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2021). The phosphoinositide coincidence detector Phafin2 promotes macropinocytosis by coordinating actin organisation at forming macropinosomes. Nature Communications. ISSN 2041-1723. 12(1), p. 1–17. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-26775-x. Full text in Research Archive
  • Tan, Kia Wee; Nahse-Kumpf, Viola; Campsteijn, Coen; Brech, Andreas; Schink, Kay Oliver & Stenmark, Harald (2021). JIP4 is recruited by the phosphoinositide-binding protein Phafin2 to promote recycling tubules on macropinosomes. Journal of Cell Science. ISSN 0021-9533. 134(14), p. 1–15. doi: 10.1242/jcs.258495. Full text in Research Archive
  • Vietri, Marina; Schultz, Sebastian; Bellanger, Aurélie Nathalie Pascale; Jones, Carl; Petersen, Louise I & Raiborg, Camilla [Show all 20 contributors for this article] (2020). Unrestrained ESCRT-III drives micronuclear catastrophe and chromosome fragmention. Nature Cell Biology. ISSN 1465-7392. 22, p. 856–867. doi: 10.1038/s41556-020-0537-5. Full text in Research Archive
  • Landsverk, Helga Bjarnason; Sandquist, Lise Ellefsen; Bay, Lilli Theres Eilertsen; Steurer, Barbara; Campsteijn, Coen & Landsverk, Ole J. B. [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2020). WDR82/PNUTS-PP1 Prevents Transcription-Replication Conflicts by Promoting RNA Polymerase II Degradation on Chromatin. Cell reports. ISSN 2211-1247. 33(9). doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.108469. Full text in Research Archive
  • Sneeggen, Marte; Pedersen, Nina Marie; Campsteijn, Coen; Haugsten, Ellen Margrethe; Stenmark, Harald & Schink, Kay Oliver (2019). WDFY2 restrains matrix metalloproteinase secretion and cell invasion by controlling VAMP3-dependent recycling. Nature Communications. ISSN 2041-1723. 10(1), p. 1–20. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-10794-w. Full text in Research Archive
  • Feng, Haiyang; Raasholm, Martina; Moosmann-Schulmeister, Alexand; Campsteijn, Coen & Thompson, Eric (2019). Switching of INCENP paralogs controls transitions in mitotic chromosomal passenger complex functions. Cell Cycle. ISSN 1538-4101. 18(17), p. 2006–2025. doi: 10.1080/15384101.2019.1634954. Full text in Research Archive
  • Houthaeve, Gaëlle; Xiong, Ranhua; Robijns, Joke; Luyckx, Bert; Beulque, Yasmine & Brans, Toon [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2018). Targeted perturbation of nuclear envelope integrity with vapor nanobubble-mediated photoporation. ACS Nano. ISSN 1936-0851. 12(8), p. 7791–7802. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.8b01860.
  • Nahse, Viola; Christ, Liliane Florence; Stenmark, Harald Alfred & Campsteijn, Coen (2017). The Abscission Checkpoint: Making It to the Final Cut. Trends in Cell Biology. ISSN 0962-8924. 27(1), p. 1–11. doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2016.10.001.
  • Christ, Liliane Florence; Raiborg, Camilla; Wenzel, Eva; Campsteijn, Coen & Stenmark, Harald Alfred (2017). Cellular Functions and Molecular Mechanisms of the ESCRT Membrane-Scission Machinery. TIBS -Trends in Biochemical Sciences. Regular ed.. ISSN 0968-0004. 42(1), p. 42–56. doi: 10.1016/j.tibs.2016.08.016.
  • Campsteijn, Coen; Vietri, Marina & Stenmark, Harald Alfred (2016). Novel ESCRT functions in cell biology: Spiraling out of control? Current Opinion in Cell Biology. ISSN 0955-0674. 41, p. 1–8. doi: 10.1016/
  • Vietri, Marina; Stenmark, Harald Alfred & Campsteijn, Coen (2016). Closing a gap in the nuclear envelope. Current Opinion in Cell Biology. ISSN 0955-0674. 40, p. 90–97. doi: 10.1016/
  • Christ, Liliane Florence; Wenzel, Eva; Liestøl, Knut; Raiborg, Camilla; Campsteijn, Coen & Stenmark, Harald Alfred (2016). ALIX and ESCRT-I/II function as parallel ESCRT-III recruiters in cytokinetic abscission. Journal of Cell Biology. ISSN 0021-9525. 212(5), p. 499–513. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201507009.
  • Subramaniam, Gunasekaran; Campsteijn, Coen & Thompson, Eric (2015). Co-expressed Cyclin D variants cooperate to regulate proliferation of germline nuclei in a syncytium. Cell Cycle. ISSN 1538-4101. 14(13), p. 2129–2141. doi: 10.1080/15384101.2015.1041690.
  • Vietri, Marina; Schink, Kay Oliver; Campsteijn, Coen; Wegner, Catherine E Sem; Schultz, Sebastian & Christ, Liliane Florence [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2015). Spastin and ESCRT-III coordinate mitotic spindle disassembly and nuclear envelope sealing. Nature. ISSN 0028-0836. 522(7555), p. 231–235. doi: 10.1038/nature14408.
  • Øvrebø, Jan Inge; Campsteijn, Coen; Kourtesis, Ioannis; Hausen, Harald; Raasholm, Martina & Thompson, Eric (2015). Functional specialization of chordate cdk1 paralogs during oogenic meiosis. Cell Cycle. ISSN 1538-4101. 14(6), p. 880–893. doi: 10.1080/15384101.2015.1006000.
  • Danks, Gemma Barbara; Raasholm, Martina; Campsteijn, Coen; Long, Abby M.; Manak, J Robert & Lenhard, Boris [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2015). Trans-splicing and operons in metazoans: Translational control in maternally regulated development and recovery from growth arrest. Molecular Biology and Evolution (MBE). ISSN 0737-4038. 32(3), p. 585–599. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msu336.
  • Salvi, Mauro; Raiborg, Camilla; Hanson, Phyllis I.; Campsteijn, Coen; Stenmark, Harald & Pinna, Lorenzo A. (2014). CK2 involvement in ESCRT-III complex phosphorylation. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. ISSN 0003-9861. 545, p. 83–91. doi: 10.1016/
  • Subramaniam, Gunasekaran; Campsteijn, Coen & Thompson, Eric (2014). Lifespan extension in a semelparous chordate occurs via developmental growth arrest just prior to meiotic entry. PLOS ONE. ISSN 1932-6203. 9(4:e93787). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093787. Full text in Research Archive
  • Thoresen, Sigrid Bratlie; Campsteijn, Coen; Vietri, Marina; Schink, Kay Oliver; Liestøl, Knut & Andersen, Jens S. [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2014). ANCHR mediates Aurora-B-dependent abscission checkpoint control through retention of VPS4. Nature Cell Biology. ISSN 1465-7392. 16(6), p. 547–557. doi: 10.1038/ncb2959.
  • Danks, Gemma Barbara; Campsteijn, Coen; Parida, Mruyunjaya; Butcher, Stephen; Doddapaneni, Harsha & Fu, Bolei [Show all 13 contributors for this article] (2013). OikoBase: a genomics and developmental transcriptomics resource for the urochordate Oikopleura dioica. Nucleic Acids Research (NAR). ISSN 0305-1048. 41(D1), p. D845–D853. doi: 10.1093/nar/gks1159. Full text in Research Archive
  • Campsteijn, Coen; Øvrebø, Jan Inge; Karlsen, Bård Ove & Thompson, Eric (2012). Expansion of cyclin D and CDK1 paralogs in Oikopleura dioica, a chordate employing diverse cell cycle variants. Molecular Biology and Evolution (MBE). ISSN 0737-4038. 29(2), p. 487–502. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msr136.
  • Yadetie, Fekadu; Butcher, Stephen; Førde, Hilde Elise Sundsøy; Campsteijn, Coen; Bouquet, Jean-Marie & Karlsen, Odd Andre [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2012). Conservation and divergence of chemical defense system in the tunicate Oikopleura dioica revealed by genome wide response to two xenobiotics. BMC Genomics. ISSN 1471-2164. 13. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-13-55.
  • Moosmann-Schulmeister, Alexand; Campsteijn, Coen; Jansen, Pascal W. T. C.; Nasrallah, Carole; Raasholm, Martina & Stunnenberg, Henk G. [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2011). Histone variant innovation in a rapidly evolving chordate lineage. BMC Evolutionary Biology. ISSN 1471-2148. 11. doi: 10.1186/1471-2148-11-208.
  • Denoeud, France; Henriet, Simon; Mungpakdee, Sutada; Aury, Jean-Marc; Da Silva, Corinne & Brinkmann, Henner [Show all 56 contributors for this article] (2010). Plasticity of Animal Genome Architecture Unmasked by Rapid Evolution of a Pelagic Tunicate. Science. ISSN 0036-8075. 330(6009), p. 1381–1385. doi: 10.1126/science.1194167.

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