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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics


Aida Nabizadeh
Ajeet Singh
Alexandra Berg
Anders Hofer

Researching nucleotide metabolism – enzymes, regulation and drug development.

Andreas Berner
Andreas Kohler

I lead a research group investigating the molecular basis of mitochondrial protein quality control, with a focus on proteostasis of mitochondrially encoded proteins.

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
Bruno Repoles
Cuncun Qiao
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.

Gustavo Carvalho Dias
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.

Hussein Haggag
Ignacio Mir-Sanchis
Igor Iashchishyn

Protein physics and biophysics.

Ikenna Obi
Irene Martinez Carrasco
Jeanette Blomberg
Joel Markgren
Josefin Forslund
Josy ter Beek

My research is focussed on Type 4 secretion systems, which bacteria use to spread antibiotic resistance and virulence factors.

Jurgen Schleucher

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

Kai Ehrenbolger
Kasturika Shankar

Kasturika is a PhD student in the Carlson lab where she is investigating the molecular mechanism of Enterovirus replication using biochemistry and structural biology techniques.


Lars-Anders Carlson

I lead a research group that studies human viruses and the molecular mechanisms that they use to replicate themselves.

Lenny Haddad
Lisa Marchhart

Amyloid formation - from molecular mechanisms to disease and novel nanomaterials

Michael Gorospe
Muhammad Imran
Na Li
Nasim Sabouri

Maintenance of genome integrity by DNA Helicases

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.


Pavlo Shubin
Phong Tran
Prachetash Ghosh

I am a postdoc in Anna Arnqvist’s group. My research focuses on the gene regulations of Helicobacter pylori during different environmental stresses.

Pradeep Mishra
Ronnie Berntsson

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

Sanduni Jayakodi
Selma Dahmane

Selma Dahmane is a postdoc in Lars-Anders Carlson’s group.

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

Stefanie Sandberg
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.

Zhanna Bugaytsova
Zia Ur Rehman