Zeynep Tumer

​Professor of Applied molecular genetics with special focus on neurodevelopmental disorders 

Other titles

MD, PhD, DMSc

Affiliated to

The Kennedy Centre, Department of Clinical Genetics, Center of Diagnostic Investigation, and Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

Research areas include

  • Rare genetic disorders: e.g. Rett, Cornelia de Lange syndrome.
  • Intellectual disability, neurodevelopmental disorders.
  • Imprinting disorders: e.g. Silver-Russel syndrome.
  • Genetic and epigenetic mechanisms in disease development.
  • Structural changes in human genome.

Contact information

E-mail: zeynep.tumer@regionh.dk
Phone: +45 22 81 81 90



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