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Staff at the Department of Clinical Microbiology


Ahmed Osama Ahmed Hassan
Anders Johansson

Anders is a lecturer in infectious diseases and senior consultant in infectious diseases and infection control. He is the R&D Head at the Clinic for infectious diseases, Umeå, Sweden.

Anders Sjöstedt

I am a clinical laboratory chief physician and professor at the University.  I have extensive research experience in infectious diseases, bacterial virulence factors, and host-parasite interactions.

Andy Dernstedt
Anna Dietrich
Anna Överby Wernstedt
Annasara Lenman
Anne Israelsson
Annika Allard
Athar Alam
Britta Willman
Carin Årdahl
Cecilia Springer Engdahl
Chloé Jacquet
Clas Ahlm
Constantin Urban

I explore innate immune responses against microbial pathogens. Our team aims to exploit new immunological insight to develop new diagnostic tools and antimicrobial therapies.

Ebba Rosendal
Emelie Backman

Host-pathogen interactions under hypoxic conditions and neutrophil responses in COVID-19.

Emma Honkala
Emma Nilsson
Emma Renman
Emma Stenlund
Fredrik Elgh

My research is about the herpes virus and its role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.

Gisa Gerold

Virus entry into cells: host protein networks guiding virus infection and how we can block them

Helena Lindgren
Hudson Pace
Igor Golovlev
Jan Olsson
Johan Normark
Julia Wigren Byström
Katarina Danskog
Kerstin Seier
Kjell Eneslätt
Kristina Thelin
Kwon Yongdae
Lars Frängsmyr
Lena Lindgren
Lena Richardt

HR administrator 


Lifeng Liu
Linnea Vikström
Magnus Evander

I am a professor of virology and research mainly on zoonotic viruses and work with studying how they infect and develop antiviral drugs

Maj Järner
Maja Ingo
Maria Brohlin
Maria Hedberg
Marie Lindgren
Marie Peters
Marie-Louise Hammarström

I am Senior Professor and Principal Investigator for a a national multicenter study on biomarkers in colorectal cancer predicting risk for recurrence after curative surgery, the COLONODE-study.

Marta Bally
Mattias Forsell

We characterize how human B cells in circulation and tissues are affected by underlying disease.

Md. Koushikul Islam
Micael Widerström

Micael is a lecturer in infectious diseases and senior consultant physician. He is County Medical Officer, Department for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention in Jämtland Härjedalen, Sweden.

Mikaela Lagerqvist
Miriam Becker
Mårten Strand
Nasibeh Mohammadi
Niklas Arnberg

Virus-host cell interactions: implications for tropism, treatment, and targeting

Nitesh Mistry
Nunya Chotiwan
Olena Rzhepishevska

Researcher/engineer in metabolomics and infections

WP leader INNOVA4TB project:
Work & Health project; TB, HIV, hep C in work migrants
Erasmus +

Olga Nagaeva
Olivia Wesula Luande
Osvaldo Fonseca

I do research on weather and climate change impacts on human health


Remigius Gröning
Richard Lindqvist
Sarita Nordström
Sofie Degerman
Stefanie Willekens
Åsa Gylfe

I am researching to find small molecules that can be developed into new drugs against infections. Specifically, I focus on molecules that have an effect on chlamydia bacteria.