Group members - Jorge Ruas laboratory

Current and former group members in the Jorge Ruas laboratory.

frormer and current research group members
Photo: SRP Diabetes annual retreat. Saltsjöbaden, may 18th, 2018.
frormer and current research group members
Photo: Xmas dinner, Stockholm, December 5th, 2017.
frormer and current research group members
Photo: Lab Retreat. Tallinn, May 13th, 2015.

Current group members

Jorge Ruas – Professor, Research group leader

Jorge Correia – Researcher

Kyle Dumont- Doctoral student

Duarte Ferreira – Assistant professor

Michele Azzolini – Postdoc

Igor Cervenka – Postdoc

Shamim Dadvar – Doctoral student

Serge Ducommun – Postdoc

Paulo Jannig – Postdoc

Margareta Porsmyr-Palmertz – Research technician, Biomedical scientist

Paula da Silva – Doctoral student

Former Group members

Leandro Agudelo

Manizheh Izadi

Lars Ketscher

Amanda Klein

Kyle Martin 

Vicente Martinez-Redondo

Rotations and internships

Luka Krzic (2021)
Research Project for the Biomedicine degree at Karolinska Institutet

Bashar Issa (2021)
Research Project for the Biomedicine degree at Karolinska Institutet

Jordi G. Torres (2020)
Research project for the Biochemistry degree at the University of Barcelona, Spain.

Marie Herrnhold (2019)
Internship from the Biomedicine program at Karolinska Institutet.

Mariana Ribeiro (2018)
Master’s thesis. MSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences. University of Lisbon, Portugal.

Tomas Gybel (2018)
Visiting student from Mazaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Baubak Shamim (2018)
Visiting PhD student from the Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia

Paulo Jannig (2016)
Visiting PhD student from the University Sao Paulo, Brazil

Miguel Moutinho (2016)
Visiting PhD student from the University of Lisbon, Portugal

Abdirahman Farah (2015)
Internship from the Biomedicine Masters program at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Shamim Dadvar (2015)
Internship from the Medicine undergraduate program at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Alicia Hansson (2015)
Degree Project from the Medicine undergraduate program at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
In collaboration with Dr. Sreekumaran Nair at the Mayo Clinic, USA

Austin Lee (2014)
Internship from the Life Science undergraduate program at Harvard College, Boston MA, USA

Fredrik Wernstål (2014)
Internship from the Medicine undergraduate program at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Charles Petipré (2014)
Master’s thesis, MSc in Genomics and Proteomics, Université de Lille, France
Supported by the Erasmus Programme

Benedicta Ugochi Iwuagwu (2013)
Internship. MSc in Biomedicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Recipient of Karolinska Institutet's Global scholarship award, 2011

Oscar Andén (2013/2014)
Internship from the Biomedicine undergraduate program, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Vera Blaschke. (2013/2014)
Internship. Bachelor’s degree in Life Science, University of Konstanz, Germany
Recipient of a Leonardo da Vinci programme scholarship (European Commission)