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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics


Ajeet Singh
Alexandra Berg
Anders Hofer

Associate Professor and docent in Medical Biochemistry


Andreas Berner
Andreas Kohler

Assistant Professor of Medical Biochemistry

Equal Opportunities Representative of the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

Andrei Chabes

Professor of Medical Biochemistry

dNTPs and maintenance of genome stability

Anette Humby


Professor of Biomedicine

Associate Dean for Research of the Faculty of Medicine

Anna Shevtsova

I am a communications officer at Chemical Biological Centre (KBC, www.umu.se/en/kbc)

Anna Åberg
Biswajit Das
Bruno Repoles
Claes Persson
Cuncun Qiao

I am a postdoc in Ignacio Mir Sanchis lab.

Cyrielle Bader
Erik Johansson

Professor in medical biochemistry

Erlinda Bohman
Farahnaz Ranjbarian

Targeting the nucleotide metabolism of protozoan parasites.

Felipe Pimentel

Yeast geneticist. Using the Saccharomyces cerevisiae model to investigate segmental duplications of the genome in vivo.

Göran Bylund
Himanshu Sharma

Himanshu Sharma has been awarded the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions postdoctoral fellowship to investigate the infection mechanisms of the intriguing parasites Microsporidia.

Ignacio Mir-Sanchis

Antibiotic resistance is generally encoded in mobile genetic elements, pieces of DNA that can move from one bacteria to another. We study mobile elements in Methicillin Resistant S. aureus.

Igor Iashchishyn

Protein physics and biophysics.

Ikenna Obi
Joel Markgren
Josefin Forslund
Josy ter Beek


Staff scientist at the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

Chair of the Information Committee of the Faculty of Medicine

Jurgen Schleucher

My research area is biomolecular function from molecular scale to global scale.

Lars-Anders Carlson

Associate Professor in medical biochemistry

Lenny Haddad

Amyloid formation - from molecular mechanisms to disease and novel nanomaterials

Michael Gorospe
Muhammad Imran
Nasim Sabouri

Quadruplex Biochemistry and Dynamics Lab

Noopur Singh
Pallabi Sengupta

Pallabi Sengupta is a Wenner-Gren post-doctoral fellow in Nasim Sabouri's research group. She investigates the structural organization and biological implications of i-motif DNA in the cells.

Paulina Wanrooij

I lead a research group that focuses on mitochondrial DNA and the molecular mechanisms that mediate the signaling of its instability.


Phong Tran
Pradeep Mishra
Ronnie Berntsson

Structural biology of Type 4 Secretion Systems from Gram-positive bacteria.

Shamasree Ghosh
Sjoerd Wanrooij

Molecular mechanism of DNA repair and replication in human mitochondria

Sonja Stenmark
Stefan Björklund

The mediator complex and its function in transcriptional regulation at the molecular level

Sushma Sharma
Thomas Boren

Protein-carbohydrate interactions during health and disease

Tor Ny

I do reserach on extracellular matrix degrading proteases and their inhibitors.

Tran Nguyen
Vimal Parkash
Wei-Sheng Sun

I am a postdoc researcher in Ronnie Berntsson’s group. I am an enthusiastic bacteriologist, particularly interested in antibiotic resistance/tolerance and pathogenesis.