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Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 27 November 2020)


Department of Clinical Microbiology


Ahmed Osama Ahmed Hassan, research fellow, senior research assistant
Anders Johansson, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician

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, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Andy Dernstedt, doctoral student
Anna Thunström Salzer, physician, doctoral student
Anna Överby Wernstedt, associate professor
Annasara Lenman, senior research engineer
Anne Israelsson, laboratory technician
Annika Allard, other position, adjunct associate professor
Britta Willman, other position, adjunct lecturer
Chloé Jacquet, postdoctoral position, postdoctoral fellow
Clas Ahlm, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
David Persson, senior research engineer
Ebba Rosendal, doctoral student
Elin Palm, doctoral student, doctoral student (absent)
Emelie Backman, doctoral student

My research focus on how pathogenic fungi interact with the innate immune system and how these interactions are affected by the decrease in oxygen level that arise during infection.

Emma Honkala, laboratory technician
Emma Nilsson, senior research engineer
Emma Renman, project assistant
Fredrik Elgh, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Gisa Gerold, associate professor

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

Helena Lindgren, senior research engineer (absent), lecturer
Hudson Pace, other position
Igor Golovlev, senior research engineer
Ivan Nagaev, senior research engineer
Jan Olsson, senior research engineer
Johan Normark, physician, associate professor, consultant (attending) physician
Katarina Danskog, other position, doctoral student
Kwon Yongdae, senior research engineer
Lars Frängsmyr, senior research engineer
Lena Hallström-Nylen, human resources administrator
Lena Lindgren, research engineer
Lifeng Liu, postdoctoral position, postdoctoral fellow
Lisa Pettersson, other position, senior research engineer
Maj Järner, other position, laboratory technician
Maja Ingo, administrator
Maria Brohlin, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Maria Hedberg, research fellow
Marie Lindgren, senior research engineer
Marie Peters, doctoral student
Marta Bally, assistant professor
Micael Widerström, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician

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.

Miriam Becker, postdoctoral position, postdoctoral fellow
Mårten Strand, senior research engineer
Nelson Ongondo Gekara, visiting associate professor
Niklas Arnberg, professor

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

Nitesh Mistry, senior research engineer
Nunya Chotiwan, other position, postdoctoral fellow
Olena Rzhepishevska, research fellow

Researcher/engineer in metabolomics and infections

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

Olga Nagaeva, project assistant
Olivia Wesula Lwande, senior research engineer
Osvaldo Fonseca, other position

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


Rajender Kumar, senior research engineer
Remigius Gröning, scholarship, doctoral student
Richard Lindqvist, senior research engineer
Sofie Degerman, associate professor
Åsa Gylfe, assistant professor, consultant (attending) physician