Translational research in childhood cancer

Our overall aim is to improve survival in childhood cancer and hematological diseases (histiocytosis). To do so we have several projects on different aspects of these diseases on clinical, molecular and cellular level as well as in clinical trials.
The main research projects are presented in the links below:

Group members

Nikolas Herold, MD, PhD, Paediatrician, Associate Professor

Anette Langebäck, PhD, Research coordinator 

Ingrid Lilienthal, MD, PhD, Post doc 

Nikolaos Tsesmetzis, PhD, Post doc 

Agnes Luise Sorteberg, PhD-student

Hala Habash, PhD-student

Linnea Ek, MD, Paediatrician, PhD-student

Rakan Naboulsi, PhD, post doc

Magdalena Barbachowska, PhD, post doc

Siliva Angori, PhD, post doc

Dawei Song, PhD, post doc

Eva Kroschel, amanuens

Borja Agiree Mikelarena, research assistant

Maria Sjöborg Alpman, MD, Paediatrician, PhD-student 

Agneta Månsson-Broberg, MD, PhD, Senior physician, adjunct lecturer

Jan-Inge Henter, MD, PhD, Paediatrician, Professor 

Désirée Gavhed, PhD, Senior research specialist/administrator 

Tatiana von Bahr Greenwood MD, PhD, Barnläkare, affiliated researcher 

Alexandra Löfstedt, MD, PhD-student

Malin Sveijer, Paediatrician, PhD-student

Magdalini Lourda, PhD, Senior research specialist, adjunct

Daniel Hagey, PhD, Post doc, adjunct 

Elisabet Bergsten, PhD, Data manager 

Frida Holm, PhD, Assistant Professor 

Sabina Enlund, PhD-student

Shahrzad Shirazi Fard, PhD, Assistant Professor



Lars Ährlund-Richter PhD, Professor Emeritus 

Marie Meeths, MD, PhD, Paediatrician

AnnaCarin Horne, MD, PhD, Paediatrician

Selma Olsson Åkefeldt, MD, PhD, Paediatrician

Maja Ideström, MD, PhD, Paediatrician

Egle Kvedaraite, MD, PhD 

Alexandra Löfstedt, MD, PhD