Dr. Péter Hornyák PhD


Dr Péter Hornyák, molecular biologist. After graduating form Eötvös Loránd University, he continued his studies in the UK. He obtained his PhD at the University of Sussex, and his research mainly focused on the structural investigation of complexes of protein and small molecule inhibitors and on mechanistic studies of DNA repair proteins at a molecular level. His results were published in peer-rewied and distinguished journals sach as Nature. From 2016, as a postdoctoral researcher, he worked at Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, and his major research topic was the caracterisation of bacterial exotoxins. The results of this study were presented in Nature Communications. In 2018, he joined Vascular Venture laboratories as a research scientist.