StratCan Research Associate

The StratCan Funding for Research Associate Positions is a four-year grant intended for highly talented researchers with the purpose of developing independency in research (in 2011 this funding instrument was referred to as Young Investigator Award).

Research Associate positions 2013


Lotta Hansson

Organizational unit: Research Group Mellstedt, Håkan

Lotta Hansson was granted a Research Associate Position in Translational Cancer Research. She is active at the Department of Oncology-Pathology and the project is entitled "Development of targeted therapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia."

Assistant professor

Roland Nilsson

Organizational unit: Group R Nilsson

Roland Nilsson was granted a Research Associate Position in Basic Cancer Research. He is active at the Department of Medicine, Solna and the project is entitled "Charting cancer cell metabolism using next-generation metabolomics methods"

Young Investigator Award 2011

Senior researcher

Marianne Farnebo

Organizational unit: Farnebo

Marianne Farnebo is active at the Department of Oncology-Pathology and the project is entitled "WRAP53 as a new prognostic marker and target for cancer therapy."

Kristian Pietras received a StratCan Young Investigator Award for the project entitled "Exploring targeting opportunities within the pro-angiogenic tumor stroma." while active at the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics at KI. Kristian has relocated to Lund University.