Eniko Sonkoly

Enikö Sonkoly

Enikö Sonkoly is professor of Dermatology and Venereology at the Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden. She earned an MD degree from Semmelweis University, Faculty of Medicine in Budapest, Hungary in 2002, and a PhD degree in immunology at the Department of Dermatology, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary, in 2005. After a postdoctoral research training in the Department of Dermatology at Heinrich-Heine University in Düsseldorf, Germany, she moved to the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2006, and thereafter to Uppsala University in 2022.

Her research focuses on the molecular and immunological background of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis, in particular on the roles of non-coding regulatory RNAs, such as microRNAs and long non-coding RNAs, in chronic skin inflammation.